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Academy Spirit

REACH COLORADO SPRINGS USAF PERSONNEL AND THEIR FAMILIES

ACADEMY SPIRIT

Academy Spirit is the official community newspaper for the United States Air Force Academy. Aim high and make your sales soar with these grounded rates and advertising packages. Reach this well-rounded, diverse and valuable audience with your advertising message every week in Academy Spirit, the official publication for the USAF Academy. Every Friday 8,000 copies are distributed free to this targeted community. Content features a wide range of topics including community resources and services plus military news for the Air Force Academy active duty and retired military personnel and their families

Military Contributes to the Colorado Springs Economy.

  • The Military and related industries represent nearly 30% of the local economy with an annual direct and indirect economic impact of approximately $6.94 billion in fiscal year 2011.
  • One-quarter to one-third of active military personnel move in and out of the market every year making continuous marketing messaging key to sustain and grow customer base and market share

Economic impact estimates from Colorado’s Valuable National Assets, Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce, Military Affairs Division, May 2012. Personnel move refers to change of station, not deployments. Estimates from Chamber of Commerce, Military Affairs Division, April 2010.