U.S. Air Force Airman Christopher R. Christie 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.

Christie is the son of Bernett C. Christie of Saluda, S.C., and William Christie of Goose Creek, S.C., and brother of Mariah C. Christie of Saluda, S.C.

He is a 2014 graduate of Saluda High School, Saluda, S.C.