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MILLINGTON, Tenn. (Dec. 12, 2012) Chief Quartermaster Samir Patel, detailer, Navy Personnel Command, reviews available billets in the Career Management System/Interactive Detailing (CMS/ID). CMS/ID is the web-based program enlisted Sailors use to review and apply for PCS orders when it's time to transfer duty stations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Andrea Perez)

January application phase opens for sailors seeking orders


MILLINGTON, Tenn. (NNS) -- The Career Management System Interactive Detailing (CMS-ID) application phase started Jan. 9, and is...

New mailing/shipping services prices


USPS will change postal prices for mailing/shipping services effective Jan. 26, 2014.

The following is an overview of some of...

BHC ancillary department aboard MCAS Iwakuni helps maintain excellent patient care


MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan -- When it comes to medical care, a patient’s doctor is one of the many people who will...

Active duty personnel are allowed to take either the SAT or ACT one time free of charge. The Marine Corps Enlisted Commissioning Education Program (MECEP) requires both tests. The Enlisted Commissioning Program (ECP) accepts both tests, but only requires one, according to (Photo by Cpl. Brian A. Stevens)

ACT, SAT testing for success


MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan -- Marines interested in attending college or becoming a commissioned officer can look into...

  An F/A-18E Super Hornet lands at Naval Air Facility Atsugi's flight line Dec. 1, 2013. Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 195 recently returned from being embarked aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington. (Greg Kuntz/U.S. Navy)

Small piece of F/A-18E falls off mid-air, striking vehicle near Atsugi


YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan – A Navy F/A-18E jet fighter dropped a small piece of metal in mid-air that struck a parked vehicle near...

U.S. Navy community delivers Christmas gifts to Japanese Children’s Hospital


YOKOSUKA, Japan – “Thank you for bringing so many smiles to the children’s faces,” said Miki Takahashi, Chief of Nurses at the...

Screen grab from the Defense Finance and Accounting Service website with information on how to request a debt waiver for erroneous payment of LQA. (DFAS)

Congress asks GAO to probe DOD housing allowance policies


STUTTGART, Germany — Members of the House Armed Services Committee are calling on the government’s investigative arm to assess the...

A helicopter flies near the dock landing ship USS Germantown while underway in the western Pacific Ocean in August 2013. (Edward Guttierrez III/U.S. Navy)

USS Germantown's top enlisted sailor reassigned over sex-assault allegation


YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan – The top enlisted sailor aboard the USS Germantown has been temporarily relieved in the wake of...

Navy Lodge Atsugi spreads the Christmas spirit


Navy Lodge Atsugi's Tiffany Dickerson reads to some of the children staying at the lodge on Christmas Eve. The children enjoyed hot...


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