The University of Texas at San Antonio's Air Force Detachment 842 was recently awarded the AFROTC Right of Line Award, the most prestigious award for AFROTC detachments. The award recognizes the UTSA detachment, as the best overall large unit in the nation.In 2009, UTSA was ranked first in the Southwest Region out of 36 detachments for producing the most 2nd lieutenants for the Air Force. At the national level, with 144 detachments, UTSA was ranked second along with Purdue University, just behind EmbryRiddle Daytona Beach. UTSA is the largest Air Force AFROTC hispanic serving institutions among the six designated in the country.By comparison, UTSA has a corps of 226 cadets, with 36 commissioned this past year. UTSA is also tops in the amount of field training slots awarded with 36 compared to Texas A&M which had 32.
Utsa Air Force Rotc Recognized As Best in Nation
Special to La PrensaThe University of Texas at San Antonio's Air Force Detachment 842 was recently awarded the AFROTC Right of Line Award...