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Operation Pacific Passage Winds Down at Travis Air Force Base

TRAVIS AFB, Calif. (NNS) -- Operation Pacific Passage, the voluntary military-assisted departure from Japan, neared its end with two flight arrivals of family members at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., March 25.

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Navy Reservists Fill Essential Role in Denver's Operation Pacific Passage Mission

DENVER (NNS) -- Reservists assigned to Navy Operational Support Center (NOSC) Denver have served as the Navy's official welcoming committee in that city for military families arriving from Japan since March 24.

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Support Organizations Augment Operation Pacific Passage Efforts

DENVER, Colo. (NNS) -- Several volunteer humanitarian and support agencies are assisting a multi-service team of military professionals and caregivers to welcome and offer a helping hand to military families who have arrived at Denver International Airport as part of Operation Pacific Passage, March 24.

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Joint Team in Denver Welcomes Military Families Departing Japan

DENVER, Colo. (NNS) -- A multi-service team of military professionals, caregivers and volunteers at Denver International Airport welcomed Department of Defense families arriving as part of Operation Pacific Passage, an authorized voluntary departure from Japan, March 24.

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FFSC Keeps Families Connected During Operation Pacific Passage

TRAVIS AFB, Calif. (NNS) -- The Naval Air Station Lemoore Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC) began assisting military families March 22, with the Navy Family Accountability and Assessment System (NFAAS) at the Forward Joint Reception Coordination Center (FJRCC) aboard Travis Air Force Base, Calif.

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Four Branches Form One Team in Support of Operation Pacific Passage

TRAVIS AFB, Calif. (NNS) -- Navy Region Southwest Sailors began partnering with Airmen, Soldiers and Marines at the Forward Joint Reception Center aboard Travis Air Force Base (AFB), Calif., March 21, to assist in the voluntary relocation of DoD family members from Japan to the U.S., in support of Operation Pacific Passage.

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EODMU 11 Displays 'Wall of Fire' during NAF El Centro Air Show

El Centro, Calif. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 11 (EODMU 11) detachments from Fallon, Nev., and San Diego constructed a pyrotechnics display for the 2011 Naval Air Facility El Centro Air Show in El Centro, Calif., March 12.

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"Murph Express" Helps San Diego Sailors Help the Environment

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- With Earth Day on April 22, the Navy and San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) are reminding local service members that they offer military personnel and Department of Defense (DoD) employees a non-stop, premium bus service that is both environment-friendly and cost-effective.

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EOD’s ‘Wall of Fire’ Impresses Crowd at NAF El Centro Air Show

EL CENTRO, Calif. – Sailors assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 11 (EODMU 11) detachments from Fallon, Nev., and San Diego joined together March 12 to construct a pyrotechnics display for the crowd during the 2011 Naval Air Facility (NAF) El Centro Air Show in El Centro, Calif.

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NWS Seal Beach Works to Meet, Exceed Energy Goals

SEAL BEACH, Calif. -- As the Navy recognizes National Energy Awareness Month during October, Naval Weapons Station (NWS) Seal Beach, Calif., is pushing forward with energy conservation goals that meet or exceed those outlined in Executive Order 13423 and by the Department of Defense and Secretary of the Navy...

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