Air Force Airman Mark L. Failla graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Failla is the son of Marilyn and Steven Failla of Shelton. He is a 2012 graduate of Shelton High School.
The airman completed an 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.