HAWAII - PACOM

Digital Relocation/Welcome Guide

Mission Statement

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Pacific Command Mission

U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM), together with other U.S.

government agencies, protects and defends the United States, ...

Introduction

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The United States Pacific Command (USPACOM) area of responsibility (AOR) encompasses about half the earth’s surface, stretching from the waters off the west coast of the U.S. to the western border of India and from Antarctica to the North Pole. There are few regions as culturally, socially, ec...

USPACOM Strategy

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This strategy adheres to several guiding principles. Four principles were articulated by the U.S. secretary of defense to elaborate on the president’s guidance in January 2012 that the U.S. “will of necessity rebalance to the Asia-Pacific.” These and three additional principles app...

Planning Your Move

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You can find updated and useful newcomer information on PACOM’s website, www.pacom.mil, by clicking on the Newcomers link. Also, an electronic copy of this guide is available.

Upon Your Arrival

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Oahu has an excellent public transportation system, appropriately named TheBus, which should serve most of your needs if you do not desire a rental vehicle. Fees for the city bus service are $2.25 for adults, $1.25 for children ages 6 to 17, and $25 for a four-day Oahu Discovery Passport (available ...

School Liaison Contact Numbers

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Air Force........................... 808-422-3770/3771

Army.......................................... 808-655-8326

Coast Guard................................ 808-842-2089

Marine Corps.............................. 808-257-2019 ...

Medical and Dental Services

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Please refer to the medical sections in the service-specific sections of this site.

Family Services/Recreation

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Please refer to the service-specific sections of this site.

Brief History

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The U.S. Pacific Command was established as a unified command Jan. 1, 1947, and it is the oldest and largest of the United States’ unified commands. ...