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6 Things to Know About PACT Program

YOKOSUKA, Japan, (May 28, 2008) Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) wait in ranks before manning the rails during the shipÕs departure from Fleet Activities Yokosuka. Kitty Hawk, the Navy's oldest active warship and only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, will soon be relieved by the Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Brendan Morgan (Released

From Chief of Naval Personnel Public Affairs Navy’s PACT program provides a monitored, general apprenticeship program enlistment option with future designation opportunities for new recruits. After boot camp and minimal technical training, new Sailors go directly to a ship to do general ship work while learning about different ratings before …

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@USNPeople Weekly Wire Rundown: August 16, 2015

New Weekly Wire Rundown open

The Weekly Wire Rundown is a weekly video blog from the Office of the Chief of Naval Personnel, highlighting the top stories affecting Sailors and their families. The video compliments the print edition of the @USNPeople Weekly Wire, which you can subscribe to by e-mailing usnpeople@gmail.com. It can also be downloaded …

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OPM Data Breach: Deckplate Training for Navy Sailors

NAVADMIN 191/15 was released Aug. 14 by Vice Adm. Ted N. Branch, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations, Information Dominance, OPNAV N2N6. REF/A/MSG/ALNAV052/15// REF/B/MSG/ALNAV056/15// NARR/ REF A IS ALNAV 52/15 OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT DATA BREACH. REF B IS ALNAV 56/15 OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT DATA BREACH LIST OF AFFECTED PERSONNEL GROWS.// This NAVADMIN points to …

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Navy Uniform Changes

Operations Specialist 2nd Class Martin Vories compares the flame-resistant variant (FRV) coverall with standard coveralls worn by Aviation Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Mark Birzer.

From Chief of Naval Personnel Public Affairs WASHINGTON – A number of uniform changes are in the works to improve uniform appearance and better meet the needs of Sailors, personnel officials said Aug. 13. The below changes will be incorporated into an upcoming Navy Uniform NAVADMIN: In alignment with the …

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