Riccio graduates from basic training

Air National Guard Airman John A. Riccio graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

Riccio is the son of John Riccio, of Egg Harbor Township, and grandson of Maria Riccio, of Ventnor.

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 through the Community College of the Air Force.