U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Zachary X. Fort graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

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.

Fort is the son of Darryl and Bonita J. Fort of Lompoc.

He is a 2014 graduate of Cabrillo High School.