U.S. Africa Command

November 20, 2014

Rear Adm. Robert V. Hoppa, USN, will be assigned as director, J-2, U.S. Africa Command, Stuttgart, Germany.

May 20, 2014

Rear Adm. Kevin J. Kovacich, USN, has been assigned as director, plans and programs, U.S. Africa Command, Stuttgart, Germany. 

Rear Adm. Matthew J. Kohler, USN, will be assigned as director, J-2, U.S. Africa Command, Stuttgart, Germany.

February 21, 2012
By Beverly Schaeffer

Maj. Gen. Otis G. Mannon, USAF, has been assigned chief of staff, Headquarters U.S. Africa Command, Stuttgart, Germany.

February 15, 2012
By George Seffers

ITT Systems Corporation, Colorado Springs, Colorado, was awarded a $159,538,880 cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price contract to provide for the information technology support services to U.S. Army Europe, U.S. European Command, and U.S. Africa Command. Work will be performed in Germany, Italy, and Balkans, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 30, 2016. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Fort Huachuca, Arizona, is the contracting activity.

June 14, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

Maj. Gen. H. D. Polumbo Jr., USAF, has been assigned chief of staff, Headquarters U.S. Africa Command, Stuttgart, Germany.

February 10, 2011
By Beverly Schaeffer

Rear Adm. Brian L. Losey, USN, has been assigned commander, Special Operations Command, U.S. Africa Command, Stuttgart, Germany.

January 20, 2010
By Henry Kenyon

AFRICOM sets a new standard for combatant commands by featuring a two-pronged approach to continent-wide mission goals.