1. R

    Luggage VS Backpack for I-Day

    I am slightly confused on the packing for I Day. There are 3 separate areas on my Inprocessing Checklist: Items to hand-carry inside the manila envelope, Items to hand-carry on your person (wearing on your person, in your wallet/billfold, or in a small bag or tote), and Items to pack in your...
  2. K

    just a few easy questions

    This generally relates to ROTC, but wasn't sure where to put it. I'm enlisting this summer to go to Army basic training this summer and AIT next summer so I can do AROTC and go to college, but for basic (even ROTC also): 1. How much running is typically done and how often? And what is the...
  3. J

    Basic Not Required With 2 Years ROTC Training?

    Hey all, first time here on the SAF, and was hoping I could find some answers. Recently I was on YouTube trying to find some information about the ROTC/NG SMP (Simultaneous Membership Program) and I came across this video: In the video, and 2 minutes 30 seconds, the guy says he contacted a...
  4. XCpanda


    Hi! I wrote one of my letters in a blue ink pen and sent it to my Cadet in training. (USAFA) Would that be alright? Or would it count as contraband etc.? Thanks! Appreciate all answers:) xx
  5. B

    Basic Pictures

    Hi all! Does anyone know where, if I can, find pictures of the class of 2020's Basic Training? USAFA's facebook is not updated very often. Thank you!