U.S. Air Force Airman Alexander J. McClure graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.

McClure earned distinction as an honor graduate.

He is the son of David A. and Lisa A. McClure, and brother of Eric C. McClure and Heather G. McClure, of Wilmington; and is a 2017 graduate of Conrad Schools of Science.

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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.