NEXCOM CEO Announces Merger and the Creation of the NEX Far East District

Story by Kristine Sturkie on 04/09/2019 Retired Rear Adm. Robert J. Bianchi, CEO of the Navy Exchange Service Command (NEXCOM) announced today the merger of the NEX Guam and NEX Japan Districts. Effective July 1, 2019, the restructure will create a single new "Far East District." The Far East District
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USINDOPACOM hosts U.S. DoD Operational Gender Advisor Course at University of Hawaii's East-West Center

Story by PO1 Robin Peak on 04/08/2019 HONOLULU (April 5, 2019) - The U.S. Joint Staff, in conjunction with U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM) Strategic Plans and Policy, has developed and conducted the third U.S. DoD Operational Gender Advisor Course (OGC) at the East-West Center at the University of Hawaii at
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Capt. West: Living her aviation dream

Story by SrA Destinee Sweeney on 04/08/2019 Not many jobs hold as much appeal as that of a pilot. The freedom, the blue skies and the adventure draws people from all walks of life to find a way to get their flying license. Often times, those wide-eyed dreamers find a
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Thai Cuisine Spices Up Blue Ridge

Story by PO2 Michael P Semales on 04/06/2019 LAEM CHABANG, Thailand (NNS) - A group of culinary specialists aboard U.S. 7th Fleet Flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) learned a little bit about Thai culture April 6, participating in a joint cooking seminar held with professional Thai chefs during a
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Coast Guard, partners conduct fishing vessel safety workshop in American Samoa

Story by CPO Sara Muir on 04/05/2019 PAGO PAGO, American Samoa As part of a larger preparedness initiative, the Coast Guard and partners conducted a three-day workshop in American Samoa focused on the long line tuna fishing fleet the first week in April. This event was a collaborative effort betwee
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U.S., foreign military, civilian leaders rehearse disaster scenarios

Story by Theanne Herrmann on 03/12/2019 JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii - More than 30 U.S., foreign military and civilian leaders participated in a Humanitarian Assistance Response Training course here March 5-8. The HART course, which is hosted by the Center for Excellence in Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance staff,
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