10 U.S.C.
United States Code, 2010 Edition
Title 10 - ARMED FORCES
Subtitle D - Air Force
PART III - TRAINING
CHAPTER 905 - AVIATION LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
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CHAPTER 905—AVIATION LEADERSHIP PROGRAM

Sec.
9381.
Establishment of program.
9382.
Supplies and clothing.
9383.
Allowances.

        

§9381. Establishment of program

Under regulations prescribed by the Secretary of Defense, the Secretary of the Air Force may establish and maintain an Aviation Leadership Program to provide undergraduate pilot training and necessary related training to personnel of the air forces of friendly, less-developed foreign nations. Training under this chapter shall include language training and programs to promote better awareness and understanding of the democratic institutions and social framework of the United States.

(Added Pub. L. 103–160, div. A, title XI, §1178(b), Nov. 30, 1993, 107 Stat. 1769.)

Prior Provisions

A prior section 9381, act Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 568, defined “advanced training”, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 88–647, title III, §301(26), Oct. 13, 1964, 78 Stat. 1073. See section 2101 of this title.

Congressional Findings

Section 1178(a) of Pub. L. 103–160 provided that: “The Congress finds the following:

“(1) The training in the United States of pilots from the air forces of friendly foreign nations furthers the interests of the United States, promotes closer relations with such nations, and advances the national security.

“(2) Many friendly foreign nations cannot afford to reimburse the United States for the cost of such training.

“(3) It is in the interest of the United States that the Secretary of the Air Force establish a program to train in the United States pilots from the air forces of friendly, less developed foreign nations.”

§9382. Supplies and clothing

(a) The Secretary of the Air Force may, under such conditions as the Secretary may prescribe, provide to a person receiving training under this chapter—

(1) transportation incident to the training;

(2) supplies and equipment to be used during the training;

(3) flight clothing and other special clothing required for the training; and

(4) billeting, food, and health services.


(b) The Secretary of the Air Force may authorize such expenditures from the appropriations of the Air Force as the Secretary considers necessary for the efficient and effective maintenance of the Program in accordance with this chapter.

(Added Pub. L. 103–160, div. A, title XI, §1178(b), Nov. 30, 1993, 107 Stat. 1769.)

Prior Provisions

A prior section 9382, acts Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 568; Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L. 85–861, §33(a)(44), 72 Stat. 1567, related to establishment and composition of Air Force Reserve Officers’ Training Corps, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 88–647, title III, §301(26), Oct. 13, 1964, 78 Stat. 1073. See section 2102 of this title.

§9383. Allowances

The Secretary of the Air Force may pay to a person receiving training under this chapter a living allowance at a rate to be prescribed by the Secretary, taking into account the amount of living allowances authorized for a member of the armed forces under similar circumstances.

(Added Pub. L. 103–160, div. A, title XI, §1178(b), Nov. 30, 1993, 107 Stat. 1769.)

Prior Provisions

Prior sections 9383 to 9387, act Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 569, 570, related to Air Force Officers’ Training Corps and admission and training of medical, dental, pharmacy and veterinary students, set out courses of training, authorized operation and maintenance of training camps, provided for supplies and uniforms and for advanced training and compensation therefor, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 88–647, title III, §301(26), Oct. 13, 1964, 78 Stat. 1073. See chapter 103 of this title.

Prior section 9384 was amended by act Sept. 2, 1958, Pub. L. 85–861, §1(202), 72 Stat. 1541.