The Arnold Air Society (AAS) is a professional, honorary service organization advocating the support of aerospace power. Formally affiliated with AFROTC and the Air Force Association, AAS is available to all AFROTC and Air Force Academy cadets.
High morals, physical fitness and a positive mental attitude form the foundation of the society. These characteristics enhance the officer candidate experience for cadets as well as build stronger leadership, organizational and professional skills.
Silver Wings is a national co-ed professional organization dedicated to creating proactive, knowledgeable and effective civic leaders through community service and education about national defense.
While the Arnold Air Society and Silver Wings are separate organizations, they have a strong partnership based on similar missions. The focus of the Arnold Air Society is to build strong officers for the U.S. Air Force. Silver Wings also focuses on leadership development, and both organizations work together to further their common goals.