Dempsey Visits Air Force Academy

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey speaks to cadets at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 5, 2012. In addition to addressing the cadets, Dempsey also watched a football game against the U.S. Naval Academy and served as the keynote speaker for an organization that supports families of deployed service members. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • A U.S. Air Force Academy cadet asks Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, a question during the chairman's visit to the academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 5, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks to faculty members at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 5, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. Mark Welsh introduces Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, during the Corona conference in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 5, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with Air Force senior leaders during the Corona conference in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 5, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. Mark Welsh, left, and Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speak at the Air Force Corona conference in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 5, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, writes a note for an award recipient at the Home Front Cares gala in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 5, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, attends the Air Force-Navy game in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 6, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, attends the Air Force-Navy game in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 6, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, attends the Air Force-Navy game in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 6, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, poses for a photo with U.S. Air Force Academy cadets during the Air Force-Navy game in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 6, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Mascots of the U.S. Air Force and Naval academies engage in a push-up competition during  the Air Force-Navy game in Colorado Springs, Colo., Oct. 6, 2012. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, attended the game. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen