Ultimate Duty Station: Pakistan

Pakistan is part of Central Command’s (CENTCOM) AOR. The CENTCOM website provides basic information on CENTCOM’s mission and operational posture in Pakistan.

Additional Screening

Additional Preparation

  • For missions in support of operations in other countries (e.g., oversight and/or planning functions related to operations in Afghanistan), refer to the relevant country guide for reading lists and similar theater-specific knowledge.
  • Headstart Urdu (advanced language training)

Additional Policy

  • The CENTCOM Leave & Liberty instruction provides detailed information on the USCENTCOM Rest and Recuperation Policy (to be leave eligible, IA Sailor's orders need to state 270 boots-on-ground and 365 total TAD).

Additional Resources