Why You Should Join AFA


AFA connects members to a growing community of like-minded professionals, advocates and experts. We strive to be a voice for Airmen and their families. We work tirelessly to educate our members and the general public on the critical need for a dominant United States Air Force.  

When you become an AFA member, you become part of the AFA family and an Airman for Life.

As an AFA member, you will:

AFA Mission

Our mission is to promote a dominant United States Air Force and a strong national defense, and to honor Airmen and our Air Force Heritage. To accomplish this, we:

  1. EDUCATE the public on the critical need for unmatched aerospace power and a technically superior workforce to ensure U.S. national security.
  2. ADVOCATE for aerospace power and STEM education.
  3. SUPPORT the total Air Force family and promote aerospace education.

AFA Vision

We will be the premier professional military and aerospace education association in the nation—dedicated to dominant air, space, and cyberspace power, a strong national defense, supporting the men and women of the United States Air Force, and world-class aerospace education.