NEWS | Aug. 7, 2017

USTRANSCOM leadership visits JB Charleston

By Staff Sgt. Christopher Hubenthal Joint Base Charleston Public Affairs

Lt. Col. Chad Blacketer, right, 841st Transportation Battalion commander, briefs Rear Adm. Lawrence Jackson, left, U.S. Transportation Command Strategy, Capabilities, Policy and Logistics Directorate outgoing director, Aug. 1 at the Joint Base Charleston - Weapons Station as part of an orientation visit. Jackson and Rear Adm. Peter Clarke, USTRANSCOM Strategy, Capabilities, Policy and Logistics Directorate incoming director, received a 437th Airlift Wing mission briefing, observed demonstrations and toured a C-17 Globemaster III and the 437th Aerial Port Squadron during the visit. USTRANSCOM is a unified, functional combatant command which provides support to the eight other U.S. combatant commands, the military services, defense agencies and other government organizations by providing full-spectrum global mobility solutions and related enabling capabilities for supported customers’ requirements in peace and war.