The Kwajalein hourglass

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The Kwajalein hourglass
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Kwajalein hourglass
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Kwajalein Aroll, Marshall Islands
Commander, U.S. Army Garrison- Kwajalein Atoll (USAKA/KMR)
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"U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll, Republic of the Marshall Islands."

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University of Florida
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TOWER CLIMBERS NASA TO STUDY HOUSE, SENATE, GAO HIT THE HEIGHTS P 5 CLOUDS OVER RMI P 3-4 VISIT MARSHALL ISLANDSP 2 THIS WEEK KRS Dining Services' employee Elme Jaime serves a delicious chocolate glazed donut with sprinkles at Sunrise Bakery, Aug. 16. Jessica Dambruch


2 U.S. Government, Department of Defense, De partment of the Army or USAG-KA. It is published Saturdays in accordance with Army Regulation 360-1 and using a network printer by Kwajalein Range Services editorial staff. Phone: Defense Switching Network 254-2114; Local phone: 52114 Printed circulation: 650 Email: Garrison Commander...Col. James DeOre Jr. Garrison CSM.......Sgt. Maj. Angela Rawlings Managing Editor ..................... Jordan Vinson Associate Editor .............. Jessica Dambruch Media Services Specialist........Cari Dellinger The Kwajalein Hourglass is named for the insignia of the U.S. Army 7th Infantry Division, which liberated the island from the forces of Imperial Japan on Feb. 4, 1944. The Kwajalein Hourglass is an authorized publication for military personnel, federal em ployees, contractor workers and their families assigned to U.S. Army Garrison-Kwajalein Atoll. Contents of the Hourglass are not nec RIGHT, FROM TOP: Members of the U.S. House Committee U.S. Army photos, courtesy of USAG-KA Command staff HOUSE, SENATE, GAO DELEGATIONS VISIT ATOLL TO STUDY COMPACT BUDGETS, INFRASTRUCTURE Four members of the U.S Government Accountability Of Atoll Local Government.


3 NASA photo NASA Press Release SEE NASA, PAGE 4


4 KIDS READ OVER 1,700 BOOKS IN LIBRARY SUMMER PROGRAM The Summer Reading Program NASA FROM PAGE 3 For more information about sounding rockets and their history, please visit mission_pages/sounding-rockets/index.html NASA photo U.S. Army photo by Jordan Vinson


5 TOWER CLIMBERS REACH NEW HEIGHTS The atoll community USAG-KA COMMANDER ATTENDS NITIJELA U.S. Army U.S. Army photo by Ursula LaBrie Courtesy of Tom Lester


6 Donuts: Behind the Scenes Special Ingredients IN THE KRS NIGHT KITCHEN U.S. Army photos by Jessica Dambruch THUMBS UP The postal team in-processed over 16,000 pounds of mail this week in record time. Garrison Community


7 Check out USAG-KAs website for garrison and community news, links to each di rectorate and other helpful information. Have thoughts or suggestions? Send them Starting this month, Zamperini Din ing Facility patrons will begin to see a lot of changes at the cafeteria Whats in the works? A new All American Bar and Deli station A new daily breakfast menu and layout New eggs-to-order and omelet sta tion for Sunday/Monday brunch New salad bar menu Lots more It's All You Can Eat. Not All You Can Take. Starting this month, ZDF servers will begin portioning out the main line protein items, providing a maximum of two main proteins or one main protein and a sandwich per meal. REMEMBERING RAY ARSENAULT The Kwajalein community Courtesy of Steve Simpson


8 U.S. Army Garrison-Kwajalein Atoll Facebook page. For command information questions, please contact Public Affairs at 54848. U.S. Army photo by Jessica Dambruch U.S. Army photo by Cari Dellinger


9 on Kwaj. U.S. Army photo by Kim Yarnes U.S. Army photoS by Jordan Vinson Courtesy of Veronica Fairchild l i c r c o m a a l e i n h o u r l a O L O A A S H A H G H O O S A


Commander's Hotline Have something the USAG-KA commander should know about? Call the Commander's Hotline at 51098 today! REPORTING SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY -Date and time activity occurred -Where and what type of activity occurred -Physical description of the people involved -Description of modes of transportation -Describe what you saw or heard -Provide pictures if you took any WHO TO REPORT TO Local law Enforcement and Security *911 *5-4445/4443 *usarmy.bucholz.311-sgcmd.mbx.usag-pmo@mail Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention (SHARP) Contact Information CW3 Dave Casbarra SHARP Victim Advocate Work: 805 355 3421 Home: 805 355 1731 USAG-KA SHARP Pager: 805 355 3243/3242/3241/0100 USAG-KA SHARP VA Local Help Line: 805 355 2758 DOD SAFE Helpline: 877 995 5247 GOT UXO? Launch Ordnance at 5-6120. 10 WEEKLY WEATHER OUTLOOK WEATHER DISCUSSION: SATURDAY/SUNDAY/MONDAY FORECAST: LUNCH DINNER Sunday Rosemary Chicken Beef Pastitsio Crab Benedict Thursday Swiss Steak Jardiniere Fish Du Jour Rice Pilaf Aug. 26 Italian Chicken Sweet & Spicy Meatballs Pasta Aglio e Olio Thursday Beef Teriyaki Chicken Vegetable Stir Fry Sesame Noodles Friday Beef or Chicken Tacos Turkey Enchiladas Refried Beans Friday Hamburger Bonanza Pork Pot Roast Fish Du Jour Monday Hungarian Goulash Cajun Roast Chicken Quiche Lorraine Wednesday Oriental Oxtail Stew Japanese Style Chicken Baked Zucchini Monday Kwaj Fried Chicken Baked Meatloaf Vegetarian Spaghetti Sunday Pot Roast Chicken Florentine Scalloped Potatoes Tuesday Hawaiian Pork Chops Huli Huli Chicken Oriental Fried Rice Wednesday Steak Night Roast Chicken Vegetarian Pasta Tuesday Chicken Tandoori Indian Beef Curry Aug. 26 Beef Pad Thai BBQ Garlic Chicken Thai Veggie Pasta Captain Louis S. Zamperini Dining Facility *MENU CURRENT AS OF AUG. 16


11 Aug. 26 Meat Lasagna Cheese Tortellini Alfredo Cheesy Garlic Bread Aug. 26 Asian Style Pork Roast Teriyaki Chicken Potato Wedges Friday Fish & Chips Corn Beef & Cabbage French Fries Sunday Roast Turkey Bread Dressing Shrimp Alfredo Thursday Baked Ham Au Gratin Potatoes Green Bean Casserole Thursday Fried Chicken Beef Pot Pie Mashed Potatoes Friday Tuna Casserole Yankee Pot Roast Vegetable Medley Monday Beef Fajitas Chicken w/Orange Sauce Breakfast Burrito Wednesday Beef Stew Chicken Chimichangas Italian Greens Sunday BBQ Pork Ribs Chicken Wings Mac & Cheese Monday Jambalaya Cajun Roast Pork Mashed Potatoes Tuesday Fried Pork Chop Chicken la King Mashed Potatoes Wednesday Prime Rib of Beef Herb Baked Fish Corn on the Cob Tuesday French Dip Sandwich Grilled Chicken Thighs Chef's Choice Beans LUNCH DINNER Caf Roi *MENU CURRENT AS OF AUG 16 COMMUNITY CLASSIFIEDS HELP WANTED FOR SALE LOST & FOUND COMMUNITY NOTICES REGISTRATION NOTICES PLEASE do not re move the shopping carts from Surfway property. They are authorized for use at the facility only The Kwaj Community is cordially invited to attend the Christening Ceremony of two of our brand new B-Boats. Ceremony will take place on Thursday, Aug. 24 at 4 p.m. in front of the Small Boat Marina (Lagoon Side). Please come out and join COL DeOre, USAG-KA Com mander, in the christening and naming of our new boats. Questions, please contact the USAG-KA Public Affairs


12 QOL VEHICLE RENTAL UPDATE UNITED CHECK-IN TIMES ATI CHECK-IN TIMES Monday, United 155 3:30-4:45 p.m. Tuesday, United 154 11-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, United 155 2:30-3:45 p.m. Thursday, United 154 11:30 a.m.-Noon. Friday, United 155 3:30-4:45 p.m. Saturday, United 154 11-11:30 a.m. Early departures 7:45-8:15 a.m. All other departures 8-8:30 a.m. l i c r c o m a a l e i n h o u r l a O L O A A S H A H G H O O S A The rules for QOL vehicle rental have changed. Before you rent that next cart or truck, familiarize your self with the new regulations. QOL Scooters and trucks are not Only one person Vehicles must be returned on time. Only one reservation at that time. Falls continue to be the number one Two Types of Fall Protection Fall Restraint Fall Arrest The Dos of Fall Protection Pick an anchorage point Fall arrest systems Tie off above your head. Use the shortest lanyard possible. the fall. Have anchorage points The Dont's of Fall Protection Do not tie off Do not tie knots Do not use water pipes, electri Do not use lanyards Do not allow Do not unhook Do not allow someone else to rectly. Do not use an anchorage FALL PROTECTION DO'S AND DONT'S