Well, I finished up Friday and reported to 3rd SFG (A) today. I signed in after Airborne school(which is a requirement, so I guess it counts too!) on 08 DEC 00. We call it U of NC Ft. Bragg!! Just to recap my training School............Grad date Airborne 08 Dec 00 BNCOA 14 Jan 01 Phase II (sut trng) 16 Apr 01 Phase III (medical) 20 Jun 02 (Yeah...ts that long!!) Phase IV (Robin Sage) 24 Aug 02 Phase V (Lang-Pashtu) 14 Mar 03 Pre-scuba (Key west!!) 21 Apr 03 Scuba (aka CDQC) 22 May 03 SERE Level C High risk 16 Jun 03 SOFMSSP (medical refresh)18 Jul 03 So....After all that, I guess I am trained to operate on an A-detachment. We will see!! BTW--Not only did I used to be a POG-az tank mechanic, but before I was in the Army, I was a Bomb Loader in the Air Force!!! Talk about one extreme to the other!! Rob....Ready for war....i guess!!!