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Air Force releases latest field grade officer promotions

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  • Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs

The Air Force selected 292 active-duty officers for promotion to colonel, lieutenant colonel and major during recent CY23A, CY23C and CY23D central selection boards.

In total, the Air Force selected 114 lieutenant colonels for promotion to colonel (LAF-J, BSC, DC, MC, and NC), 47 majors to lieutenant colonel (LAF-J and Chaplain) and 131 captains for promotion to major (BSC).

Colonel (M0623A) selection statistics:

  • Dental Corps (DC) - 15 selected out of 76 considered.
  • Medical Corps (MC) - 56 selected out of 201 considered.

Colonel (P0623C) selection statistics:

  • Line of the Air Force - Judge Advocate General (LAF-J) - 21 selected out of 100 considered.
  • Nurse Corps (NC) - 12 selected out of 57 considered.
  • Biomedical Sciences Corps (BSC) - 10 selected out of 59 considered.

Lieutenant Colonel (P0523C) selection statistics:

  • Line of the Air Force - Judge Advocate General (LAF-J) - 35 selected out of 77 considered.
  • Chaplain - 12 selected out of 34 considered.

Major (P0423D) selection statistics:

  • Biomedical Sciences Corps (BSC) 131 selected out of 159 considered.


The complete list of Airmen selected for promotion is available online by visiting AFPC’s Officer Promotion webpage.

For more information about Air Force personnel programs, visit the AFPC public website.