Wednesday, October 1, 2014
3d Expeditionary Sustainment Command's Retrograde Mission
There are two big simultaneous missions being conducted in Afghanistan at the moment. The first is the Security Force Assistance (SFA) where SFAATs are advising various units of the Afghan National Police (ANP) and Afghan National Army (ANA) - as well as the Ministries of Interior and Defense. The second but equally important mission is the retrograde of men, equipment, vehicles, and airframes from Afghanistan back to the United States. The 3d Expeditionary Sustainment Command (ESC) is one of the primary units responsible for the retrograde mission. Read more in "Army and Air Force Teamwork and Persistence Critical to Retrograde Mission", DVIDS, September 27, 2014.