Summary: Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], May 30 (ANI): Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain took over as the Flag Officer
Commanding-in-Chief of the Eastern Naval Command on Thursday.
Bill Lintz (standing), commanding officer of the Center for Information Warfare Training (CIWT), and staff discuss information warfare training with Navy and Army flag officers
at CIWT headquarters.
He is primarily interested in them as representatives of the larger class of flag officers
in the Royal Navy.
Stirling's "Going Too Far" and Captain (ret'd) Sean Bruyea's "Bringing Military Culture Into the 21st Century" article of the same issue, and also common to Colonel (ret'd) Pat Stogran's "The Armchair Colonel" columns, namely the theme of Canadian Armed Forces dysfunction at the senior (Flag Officer
Summary: Luthra assumes charge as the Flag Officer
Commanding-in-Chief of the Western Naval Command
In the Army and Air Force, general and flag officers
who are authorized enlisted aides can choose Soldiers and Airmen from any MOS.
The Enlisted Aide (EA) program offers exceptional Sailors, normally E-5 and above, with the opportunity to serve on a flag officer
's personal staff.
Over 100 generals and admirals, including chiefs of staff of NATO, Partnership for Peace, Mediterranean Dialogue, Istanbul Cooperation Initiative and United Nations member states, would gather at the Silk Road 2009 Flag Officers
Seminar in Istanbul between June 22 and 23.
The law calls for action to ensure that some generals and flag officers
gain experience in acquisition, and that promotion opportunities be opened for that career path.
Gary Roughead announced the assignments of the following flag officers
ambassadors who have served other presidents of both parties, and no small number of retired military and general flag officers
of equally non-partisan stature.
History was made on 24 August 2002, when a team of more than 30 Navy and Marine Corps flag officers
toured MCAS Miramar, Calif., as part of the Naval Aviation Readiness Integrated Improvement Program (NAVRIIP) "Boots on the Ground" (BOG) operation (see Jul-Aug 02, p.
A Ceremonial Parade will be held on the occasion at the Naval Base where Vice Admiral Jain would inspect the Ceremonial Guard and review the platoons of Naval personnel drawn from various ships, submarines and establishments of the ENC and attended by all Flag Officers
and Commanding Officers of ships and naval establishments.
The Association of Generals and Flag Officers
said it would not support any political bet as an organization, although individual members could have their own preferences.