About Air Force Association

The Air Force Association connects brave Airmen and Space Professionals who commit their lives to protecting the greater good of our country. And for all who support the importance of aerospace power, you are welcome to the AFA community. Through a network of more than 200 chapters, AFA is here to share, support, and sustain the journey of an Airman for Life. 

AFA Mission 

The mission is “to promote dominant U.S. Air and Space Forces as the foundation of a strong National Defense; to honor and support our Airmen, Space Force Professionals, and their Families; and to remember and respect our enduring Heritage.”  

To accomplish this, the AFA is committed to:  

  •  EDUCATE  the public on the critical need for unrivaled aerospace power and a technically superior workforce to ensure national security  
  • ADVOCATE  for aerospace power, and promote aerospace and STEM education and professional development  
  • SUPPORT  readiness for the Total Air and Space Forces, including Active Duty, National Guard, Reserve, civilians, families, and members of the Civil Air Patrol 

AFA Vision 

The Air Force Association will be the premier professional military and aerospace education Association in the nation, dedicated to United States dominance in air, space, and cyberspace, a strong national defense, and support for the men and women of the United States Air and Space Forces.