Commander Ratkus is headed to COMUSNAVCENT in Bahrain.
Admiral Tighe commended Commander Ratkus and his command for work with resolving a Maritime Threat Advisory Board Maritime Hard Problem with a robust solution. The command also earned the EIDWS Pennant for 100% qualification of their personnel. Over 169 Sailors and officers qualified under Commander Ratkus' command. Commander Ratkus was commended for establishing a Deployer of the Year Award. He also established the SPACE CADRE Model for the community. The command also established the Master Training Specialist qualification for the NSA Schoolhouse in Colorado. The command had 1 Copernicus Award winner, 1 On The Roof Gang Award Winner and 2 Association of Old Crows EW Award winners. BZ!
CMDR MARC W RATKUS