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TRICARE Temporarily Waives Referrals for Some in Hurricane-Affected Areas

By the Defense Health Agency Coast Guard personnel help medevac a patient in the Bahamas during Hurricane Dorian. The Coast Guard is supporting the … [More...]

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Celebrating Women’s History Month: Women Aviators

Thérèse-Peltier When one thinks of women in aviation, the image of Amelia Earhart normally comes to mind. However, were you aware that women have been flying … [More...]

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Marking the 109th Anniversary of Naval Aviation Excellence

By Rear Adm. John Meier, Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic U.S. Naval Aviation marks its early beginnings on May 8, 1911, with a purchase request made by … [More...]

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2015 Air Force Year In Review

by Air Force Social Media This 2015 Year in Photos feature Airmen around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending … [More...]

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4 Ways to Improve Your Move (Features) (On Target)

It’s moving season and Uncle Sam’s got your back. We have all the info you need for a smooth transition from one place to another. Here are 4 things you … [More...]

Defense Lodging System

The Defense Lodging System (DLS) was established as a network of sites for DoD Lodging reservations including Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps branches of the U.S. Military. Reservations for on and off base lodging facilities are available at DoD Per Diem Rates. Select from a wide range of TDY Lodging for official and unofficial travel.
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Marking the 109th Anniversary of Naval Aviation Excellence

By Rear Adm. John Meier, Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic U.S. Naval Aviation marks its early beginnings on May 8, 1911, with a purchase request made by Capt. Washington Irving Chambers for the Navy’s first aircraft. In the years leading up to World War I, pioneer aviators … [More...]

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“SAIL” More Important than Ever

By Chief of Naval Personnel Public Affairs Last month, there was a significant decrease in the SAIL referral rate and there is concern that commands are not submitting referrals due to the COVID-19 crisis. Now more than ever, the Navy Suicide Prevention Program is encouraging … [More...]

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USNS Mercy, USNS Comfort: 2020 COVID-19 Deployment

This is the U.S. Navy blog site for the 2020 deployment of Navy hospital ships USNS Mercy (T-AH-19) and USNS Comfort (T-AH-20) to provide medical support to Americans in regions significantly affected by the COVID-19 virus pandemic. Navy medical professionals on both ships will … [More...]