Military Pay Benefits and Retirement

Author: John V. Lund
Publisher: Nova Publishers
ISBN: 1590338774
Release Date: 2004-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Recruiting and career retention remain valid and important concerns of the US Congress and the Executive Branch in a world where the US has become involved in many military engagements in recent years with more apparently on the horizon. This book deals with the questions of pay levels, health care, retirement benefits and other aspects of the military experience. These issues take on even more significance with a military which has been downsized in numbers and upsized in electronic technology. Contents: Preface, Military Pay and Benefits; Military Health Care; Military Medical Care Services; Veterans' Pensions: Fact Sheet; Military Retirement: Major Legislative Issues; Military Technicians: The Issue of Mandatory Retirement for Non-Dual-Status Technicians. Subject Index.

The Complete QDRO Handbook

Author: David Clayton Carrad
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 1604424524
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Law

Written for family lawyers, judges, and plan administrators, this is a comprehensive resource for handling QDROs and working with the parties involved in this complex process. It provides basic knowledge of the substantive law of QDROs, step-by-step guidance and advanced techniques for the drafting and approval process, sample language and clauses with commentary, other forms including letters, forms, interrogatories, and checklists, and guidance on reading an annual benefits statement. Forms on CD-ROM.

Desert Boneyards

Author: Patrick Hoeveler
Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited
ISBN: 0764336622
Release Date: 2010
Genre: History

The Desert Boneyards are a concept well known to every aeronautical enthusiast, and yet also veiled in secrecy. Gigantic desert aerodromes in which military and civilian aircraft from all over the world are stored, either permanently or for a time, in order to serve as sources of spare parts or to be reactivated after a certain time. In this unique photo documentation, the reader is shown the best-known of these desert boneyards in Arizona and California and presented fascinating insights into a world far away from the well-known airports.