Thursday, January 31, 2019

Fwd: Hays County VDR Certification       

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Hays County Volunteer Deputy Registrar Certification
Hays County VDR Training and Exam at the SV Cultural Hub

Whether you are a first-time volunteer deputy registrar or need to re-certify, a study session and examination is scheduled for the Dripping Springs and Southwest Austin communities. Receive your certificate of appointment and supply packet without traveling to the Hays County Government Center in San Marcos. VDR certifications remain valid for two years, expiring on December 31 of even-numbered years, which means all VDRs will need to be re-certified.  

When: Monday, 11 February 2019
Time: 1:00 to 2:00 PM
Where: SV Cultural Hub
4002 E. Hwy 290 @ Sunset Canyon Drive, DSTX 78620

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4002 US Highway 290, DSTX  |  Tel. 512.633.4327
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Friday, January 25, 2019

100% Total & Permanent Disabled Veterans Can Now Fly Space A(vailable)

Disabled Veterans Can Now Fly Space-A

Space-available passengers board a C-17 at Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii, bound for Andersen AFB, Guam. (U.S. Air Force/Cohen A. Young)
Space-available passengers board a C-17 at Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii, bound for Andersen AFB, Guam. (U.S. Air Force/Cohen A. Young)
7 Jan 2019
Recent legislation makes it possible for many disabled veterans to fly Space-A on military aircraft.
The 2019 National Defense Authorization Act allows veterans with a permanent and total service-connected Department of Veterans Affairs disability rating to travel space available on military aircraft.
Veterans will be assigned a travel priority of Category 6, the lowest priority available, along with retirees and their dependents.
Dependents of disabled veterans are not eligible for Space-A travel.
Authorized disabled veterans can travel in the continental United States (CONUS) or directly between CONUS and Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam and American Samoa.
Disabled veterans must have a DD Form 2765, Defense Department ID Card (Tan), in order to fly Space-A.

The Space Available Program

Space available flights, better known as Space-A or military hops, allow eligible passengers to fill unused seats on DoD-owned or -controlled aircraft. Space-A passengers can fly only after all the space-required passengers and cargo have been accommodated. Space-A passengers are then loaded in priority groups, with emergency leave being the top priority and retirees and disabled veterans rating the lowest priority.
Space-A passengers can take up to two pieces of luggage at 70 pounds each; pets are not allowed.
Not all Space-A flights originate from military bases. Commercial airports such as Baltimore-Washington Marshall International and Seattle-Tacoma International also offer Space-A flights.
Long gone are the days of having to show up in person at the passenger terminal to register for a flight. Now, Air Mobility Command, which runs the Space-A program, lets you register for flights via email, and all Space-A terminals have Facebook pages where you can see what flights are coming up and how many seats are available.

DoD Buzz - Shot Show 2019: Sig Sauer Live-Fires its New Ultra-Light Machine Gun

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Sig Sauer Live-Fires its Hard-Hitting New Ultra-Light Machine Gun
The new lightweight machine gun is similar to the light MG the firm is developing to participate in the U.S. Army effort to replace the M249.
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Thursday, November 29, 2018

Fwd: DoD Buzz: Maintenance Errors Preceded Horrific WC-130 Crash That Killed 9