The Georgia National Guard set up a small arms display for students and parents to look over and get their hands on while attending Academy Day 2011 at Dobbins ARB, May 7. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Brad Fallin)
Staff Sgt. Sean Walker and Staff Sgt. Juanita Dahmen, 94th Security Forces Squadron, answer questions about the small arms they have on display for Academy Day 2011 at Dobbins ARB, May 7. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Brad Fallin)
Staff Sgt. Sean Walker, 94th Security Forces Squadron, talks with students and parents about the Air Force small arms on display for Academy Day 2011 at Dobbins ARB, May 7. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Brad Fallin)
Chief Master Sgt. Mike Lapa, Chief Flight Engineer with the 94th Airlift Wing talks to students and parents attending Academy Day 2011 about the capabilities of the C-130H2 Hercules at Dobbins ARB, May 7. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Brad Fallin)
5/11/2011 - DOBBINS AIR RESERVE BASE, Ga. -- United States Senator Johnny Isakson and the Georgia delegation hosted Academy Day 2011 at Dobbins ARB on Saturday, May 7. The annual statewide military academy day provided an opportunity for high school students interested in attending one of our nation's service academies and their parents to talk to academy representatives about what their schools have to offer. Represented were the United States Naval Academy, United States Military Academy, United States Air Force Academy, United States Coast Guard Academy, United States Merchant Marine Academy and the Department of Defense Medical Examination Review Board. In addition, various types of military hardware were on display for up-close, hands on familiarization for attendees to get a good look at some of the equipment currently in use by our military.