What does pacom mean
What does pacom do?
As a geographic combatant command, USINDOPACOM is in charge of using and integrating United States Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps forces within the USINDOPACOM area of responsibility (AOR) to achieve U.S. national security objectives while protecting national interests.
Is pacom a navy?
United States Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM) is a unified combatant command of the United States Armed Forces responsible for the Indo-Pacific region.
|United States Indo-Pacific Command|
|Commander||ADM John C. Aquilino, USN|
|Deputy Commander||Lt Gen Michael A. Minihan, USAF|
What countries fall under pacom?
Two of the three largest economies in the world, two of the three most populous nations in the world (China and India), the largest democratic Muslim-majority nation in the world (Indonesia), and the smallest republic in the world (Nauru) are all part of USPACOM.
When did pacom became Indopacom?
On May 30, 2018 Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis officially announced the U.S. Pacific Command would become U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, recognizing the increasing connectivity between the Indian and Pacific oceans as America focuses West.
Where is pacom headquarters located?
United States Indo-Pacific Command/Headquarters
Is pacom now Indopacom?
During the ceremony, Mattis announced that PACOM was changing its name as well as its commander. “In recognition of the increasing connectivity between the Indian and Pacific oceans, today we rename the U.S. Pacific Command to U.S. Indo-Pacific Command,” said Mattis.
Is the 7th Fleet?
The Seventh Fleet is a numbered fleet of the United States Navy. It is headquartered at U.S. Fleet Activities Yokosuka, in Yokosuka, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.
|United States Seventh Fleet|
|Nickname(s)||‘Tonkin Gulf Yacht Club’ (Vietnam War)|
|Commander||VADM Karl O. Thomas|
What does Cincpac stand for?
|CINCPAC||Commander-in-Chief, US Pacific Fleet (US Navy)|
|CINCPAC||Commander in Chief, Pacific Command|