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US Air Force establishment date
AAS National Commander
C/ Brigadier General Courtney Conway
Honorary National Commander
General Mark A. Welsh III
Chief Civilian Employee of AAS (Executive Director)
retired Brig Gen Dan Woodward
Who determines AAS National Headquarters?
NATCON General Assembly
Headquarters chain of command
Squadron => Area => National
Area Headquarters location chosen by...
ARCON majority vote
How many Areas in the nation?
Founding university of AAS
University of Cincinnati
Active AAS Members are also a part of the...
Air Force Association (AFA)
Silver Wings was originally knows as
Silver wings conducts a SNP or a
Separate National Project
Silver Wings Motto
Knowledge, Wisdom, and the Courage to Serve
Mission of AAS
1. To create a more efficient relationship among Air Force officer candidates, in particular within the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps, 2. To aid in the development of effective Air Force officers, and 3. To further the purpose, traditions, and concepts of the United States Air Force
NATCON 2018 will be held in...
New Oreleans, Louisiana
National Awards are presented at...
The nation's best candidate program award is the...
The Cadet Training Officer is responsible for...
AAS Squadron Commanders are the rank of...
AAS Area Commanders are the rank of...
AAS meetings are governed by...
Roberts Rules of Order
What kind of members are required to pay dues
Active and Inactive memebers
Former members of AAS or SW who were asked to continue their service to the society based on their outstanding performance as members are knows as...
National Administrative Consultants or 'NACs'
Are 'Candidate' considered a class of membership?
Who published the Air Force Magazine?
Air Force Association
Does every squadron have to vote at NATCON?
Every squadron must have a delegate or alternate to vote at NATCON
Objectives of Silver Wings
Civic awareness, Personal Development, and Professional Development.
AAS rank pin must be worn together with...
Who has authority to charge dues from every squadron in an area?
Two affiliate organizations of AAS
Silver Wings and Air Force Association
How many Silver Wing regions in the nation
National meeting where AAS and Silver Wings discuss national business
Yearlong project service project performed by AAS and SW that benefits the community
Joint National Project (JNP)
ARE AAS headquarters and SW headquarters located at the same location every year?
Arnold Air Society is named after
the famed General of the Air Force, Gen Henry 'Hap' Arnold
At NATCON both AAS and SW general asemblies must
agree to pass legislation affecting them both
"The warrior who cultivates his mind polishes his arms." - Duc de Boufflers
Words that describe AAS
Professional, Service, and Honorary
Official flower of AAS
Crimson Glory Rose
What kind of memebers can hold AAS squadron positions?
Red, White, Blue, and Gold
Silver Wings colors
Blue and White
AAS candidates must attend what percent of meetings?
National handbook for rules, procedures, and guidelines for the way AAS functions.
UMass RSO since Fall 2014
Allan B. Bunce squadron
Allan B. Bunce squadron requires active members to have a cumulative GPA of
Allan B. Bunce Information Management Officer is the rank of