Hundreds of cadets and their families celebrated a major milestone: graduation from the Air Force Academy.
Vice President Joe Biden gave the commencement speech Wednesday morning.
The class of 2014 consists of 995 graduates. Here are a few fun facts about them:
-25 percent of the graduating class are women
-There is one set of twins graduating
-Nearly 70 students have parents who graduated from the Academy
-Almost half of the graduates are heading to pilot school