From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your Daily SITREP for Friday, Oct. 14, 2016:
- Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James will host a spouse and family forum from 9 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Oct. 19. More information here.
- The U.S. Army is testing significant improvements to a shoulder-fired weapon used by soldiers and Special Operations forces.
- Look before you leap! Marines adjust the parachute gear before starting aerial insertion behind enemy lines training at Camp Pendleton, Calif.
- The Navy announced a reauthorization of Hardship Duty Pay to help compensate sailors for extended deployments and longer periods away from their homeport of more than 220 consecutive days.
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