Air Force Reserve Airman Areea R. Yassan graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.
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 earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Yassan is the son of Mehrdad Yassan of Grand Prairie.
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He is a 2013 graduate of Lake Ridge High School.