U.S. Air Force pilot Lt. Col. Raja Chari selected for NASA astronaut training. (Graphic/NASA)
From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your SITREP for Thursday, June 8, 2017.
- The Eighth Army is prepared for combat operations at any time. Stationed in the Asia-Pacific region, the Eighth Army is especially ready to assist its partner, the Republic of Korea, in any combined endeavor.
- The Navy announced the official release of the DoD Blended Retirement System Comparison Calculator on the Military Compensation BRS web page, and reminded sailors to take the mandatory BRS Opt-In course on Navy eLearning.
- Marines with 2nd Amphibious Assault Battalion endured the rough ocean waves as they conducted a series of amphibious operations during a training exercise at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.
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