US 5th Fleet Welcomes New Commander

first_img Authorities Back to overview,Home naval-today US 5th Fleet Welcomes New Commander View post tag: fleet May 25, 2012 View post tag: Commander View post tag: US Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command (NAVCENT)/5th Fleet (C5F)/Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) held a change of command ceremony aboard aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65), May 24.Vice Adm. John Miller relieved Vice Adm. Mark Fox as commander of NAVCENT/C5F/CMF.As the guest speaker, U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis, commander, U.S. Central Command, addressed the distinguished guests from regional and coalition partner nations, as well as fellow service members, in the hangar bay of the U.S. Navy’s first nuclear aircraft carrier and the second oldest vessel in commission. Enterprise is on its 22nd and final deployment.Mattis highlighted NAVCENT/C5F/CMF numerous achievements during Fox’s tenure, including assisting 62 ships and 610 mariners in distress at sea, and air support to troops on the ground in Afghanistan and Iraq. “Admiral Fox, the prince of the sea, emir of the sea – to translate ‘admiral’ from the Arabic to English – is a shipmate and a trusted confidant; I have relied on his operational judgment from day one. A key advisor, he’s got a fighter’s instinct and a diplomat’s understanding,” said Mattis. “Thank you, Admiral Fox. You are the epitome of a naval officer.”Since July 2010, Fox has led more than 25,000 U.S. and coalition service members operating continuously in the region providing security, defending against violent extremism, conducting maritime security operations (MSO) and providing support for operations Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom and New Dawn.“The U.S. and Combined Maritime Forces contribution and presence is vital to security and stability in this region of the world,” said Fox. “It’s essential for the global economy that every nation has a presence here.”Fox wore the Order of Bahrain, First-class medal, which was bestowed upon him on May 11, by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Kingdom of Bahrain. Fox was presented the award in honor of his meritorious service as Commander, NAVCENT/C5F/CMF. During the change of command ceremony, he was awarded the Department of the Navy’s Distinguished Service Medal for his exceptional performance as NAVCENT/C5F/CMF commander from July 2010 to May 2012.Fox has been confirmed for reappointment to the rank of vice admiral and assignment as deputy chief of naval operations for Operations, Plans and Strategy (N3/N5), in Washington, D.C.Miller’s previous assignments include serving as the NAVCENT deputy commander and chief of staff for Commander, U.S. Central Command. His most recent tour was as special assistant to the deputy chief of naval operations for Operations, Plans, and Strategy (N3/N5) in Washington, D.C. “It’s an honor to be here and to serve with the greatest group of Sailors and Marines the world has ever seen,” said Miller.Miller’s goals as the new commander are to build upon existing relationships and foster new partnerships throughout the region.“It is always important to build the coalition,” said Miller. “It’s our job to maintain security and stability in the region, and we do that through a large variety of coalition partners who share a common cause with us.”NAVCENT/C5F/CMF area of responsibility encompasses about 2.5 million square miles of water area and includes the Arabian Gulf, Arabian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, Red Sea, and parts of the Indian Ocean. This expanse, comprised of 20 countries, includes three critical choke points at the Strait of Hormuz, the Suez Canal and the Strait of Bab al Mandeb at the southern tip of Yemen.[mappress]Naval Today Staff , May 25, 2012; Image: US Navy View post tag: New Share this article View post tag: Navy View post tag: News by topic View post tag: welcomes US 5th Fleet Welcomes New Commander View post tag: Naval View post tag: 5thlast_img read more

Press release: September 2018 Price Paid Data

first_imgThere is a time difference between the sale of a property and its registration at HM Land Registry.Of the 96,355 sales received for registration, 21,016 took place in September 2018 of which: In the dataset you can find the date of sale for each property, its full address and sale price, its category (residential or commercial) and type (detached, semi-detached, terraced, flat or maisonette and other), whether it is new build or not and whether it is freehold or leasehold.The number of sales received for registration by property type and month HM Land Registry safeguards land and property ownership worth in excess of £4 trillion, including around £1 trillion of mortgages. The Land Register contains more than 25 million titles showing evidence of ownership for some 85% of the land mass of England and Wales. The most expensive residential sale taking place in September 2018 was of a terraced property in Kensington and Chelsea for £14,000,000. The cheapest residential sale in September 2018 was of a terraced property in Hyndburn for £18,000.The most expensive commercial sale taking place in September 2018 was in Ascot for £23,625,000. The cheapest commercial sales in September 2018 were in Ruislip and Benfleet for £100.Access the full datasetNotes to editors Email [email protected] Press Office Property type September 2018 August 2018 July 2018 Price Paid Data is property price data for all residential and commercial property sales in England and Wales that are lodged with HM Land Registry for registration in that month, subject to exclusions. Mobile (5:30pm to 8:30am weekdays, all weekend and public holidays) 07864 689 344 Flat/maisonette 17,081 17,471 17,368 Price Paid Data categories are either Category A (Standard entries) which includes single residential properties sold for full market value or Category B (Additional entries) for example sales to a company, buy-to-lets where they can be identified by a mortgage and repossessions. Semi-detached 25,127 26,430 24,964 HM Land Registry’s mission is to guarantee and protect property rights in England and Wales. Detached 22,902 23,132 21,568 Price Paid Data is published at 11am on the 20th working day of each month. The next dataset will be published on Wednesday 28 November 2018. Price Paid Data can be downloaded in text, CSV format and in a machine readable format as linked data and is released under Open Government Licence (OGL). Under the OGL, HM Land Registry permits the use of Price Paid Data for commercial or non-commercial purposes. However, the OGL does not cover the use of third party rights, which HM Land Registry is not authorised to license. The amount of time between the sale of a property and the registration of this information with HM Land Registry varies. It typically ranges between two weeks and two months. Data for the two most recent months is therefore incomplete and does not give an indication of final monthly volumes. Occasionally the interval between sale and registration is longer than two months. The small number of sales affected cannot be updated for publication until the sales are lodged for registration.center_img Total 96,355 99,765 95,721 HM Land Registry has been collecting information on Category A sales from January 1995 and on Category B sales from October 2013. The Price Paid Data report builder allows users to build bespoke reports using the data. Reports can be based on location, estate type, price paid or property type over a defined period of time. Follow us on Twitter @HMLandRegistry, ourblog, LinkedIn and Facebook. Contact HM Land Registry is a government department created in 1862. It operates as an executive agency and a trading fund and its running costs are covered by the fees paid by the users of its services. Its ambition is to become the world’s leading land registry for speed, simplicity and an open approach to data. 450 were of residential properties in England and Wales for £1 million and over 251 were of residential properties in Greater London for £1 million and over 2 were of residential properties in West Midlands for more than £1 million 3 were of residential properties in Greater Manchester for more than £1 million none were residential properties in Cardiff for more than £1 million For further information about HM Land Registry visit www.gov.uk/land-registry. Terraced 25,333 26,426 25,554 Other 5,912 6,306 6,267 Of the 96,355 sales received for registration in September 2018: Trafalgar House1 Bedford ParkCroydonCR0 2AQ This month’s Price Paid Data includes details of more than 96,300 sales of land and property in England and Wales that HM Land Registry received for registration in September 2018. 73,463 were freehold, a 1.3% increase on September 2017 11,270 were newly built, a 25% increase on September 2017 Phone (Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:30pm) 0300 006 3365last_img read more