Air Force Airman Ashlee R. Ling graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree via the Community College of the Air Force.

Ling is the daughter of Regina A. Scott of Aurora and the granddaughter of Renee and Dale Scott of Fort Pierce, Fla. She is a 2012 graduate of Aurora High School.