Furthermore, as a C-130 pilot who had the privilege of moving JPAC
personnel around Papua New Guinea on one of their expeditions, I was struck at times by Bender's slip-ups regarding military life and the technicalities of flying.
in conjunction with the Office of Naval Research sponsored experiments with a Multi-band Synthetic Aperture Radar (MB-SAR) mounted in a Pilatus aircraft over the Central Province and Morobe Province of PNG during late 2013.
''We have a sacred obligation to perform this mission well,'' Pentagon press secretary George Little told reporters, referring to the Joint POW-MIA Accounting Command, or JPAC
, which is based in Hawaii and run by a two-star general.
said after the El Paso meeting that it "shares the public's distress that the serious concerns identified in the CEC report appear to have worsened since the report was written and that industry workers and communities adjacent to recycling facilities are regularly exposed to levels of lead toxicity that are extremely dangerous to human health."
The DoD review of the JPAC
budget would reduce funding for the command, making it impossible to reach a congressionally mandated goal that JPAC
recover and identify the remains of 200 or more MIAs annually by 2015.
"We re starting to get some witnesses that are talking about the capture of these journalists down there", Ron Ward, of the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command (JPAC
), told AFP.
To refine the 3-D printing technique for forensic identification, the Central Identification Laboratory of the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command (JPAC
) of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, now prints 3-D models of skulls from the computer tomography scans of living people to refine forensics techniques and to set the protocol for 3-D model use, said Audrey Meehan, DNA specialist and project leader for the lab.
's mission is to recover the remains of missing Americans from past conflicts.
Of special note, the Indian Air Force and the Joint Prisoners of War-Missing in Action (POW/MIA) Accounting Command (JPAC
) jointly conducted the first ever MIA recovery survey mission in India.
"I learned about the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) in Crystal City, the DNA Identification lab in Md., and the efforts of Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command (JPAC
) in Hawaii.
Army staff as part of a deployed Joint Planning Augmentation Cell, or JPAC
. Although ultimately there were no immediate threats to the population from a CBRNE-related incident, our team provided CBRNE as well as general consequence management planning support during this incident of national significance.
(45) The JPAC
is unique in making representatives of civil society part