The SITREP: Hurricane Maria Efforts Continue, Marines Establish Tactical Center & More

Petty Officer 3rd Class Ian Fenwick, a machinery technician with Coast Guard Atlantic Strike Team, arrives on scene for vessel removal operations in Ponce, Puerto Rico, Nov. 19, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Lauren Steenson

From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your SITREP for Thursday, November 30, 2017.

  • Joint Task Force – Bravo partnered with medical personnel to perform an ongoing pediatric nutritional assessment of three villages in Honduras.
  • The Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS John S. McCain departed Subic Bay, Philippines aboard heavy lift transport vessel MV Treasure en route to Fleet Activities Yokosuka.
  • Marines establish tactical air direction center (TADC) at Camp Pendleton.
  • The Coast Guard, Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources, Environmental Protection Agency and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have established a unified command to organize salvage and removal operations for displaced, sunken and wrecked vessels throughout the island in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.

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The SITREP: Hurricane Maria Efforts Continue, Marines Establish Tactical Center & More