OCONUS

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OCONUS

Outside the Continental United States. OCONUS is used by the General Services Administration to determine the pay rates for U.S. government employees who are stationed outside the "lower 48."
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The contract covers multiple locations inside and outside the continental United States. The RFP is a follow-on to an expiring contract worth less than $10 million.
Anchorage is the only port outside the continental United States.
Any active-duty service member who has received PCS orders outside the continental United States, or who is being deployed for 180 days or more, may terminate a motor-vehicle lease.
Forbidden by Congress to fly outside the continental United States, WASPs undertook a formidable array of flying duties nevertheless, These included assignments as pilot instructors, pilots for navigator and bombardier student flights, target-tug pilots, glider tow pilots, weather-reconnaissance pilots, engineering test pilots, instrument instructors, transport pilots and--perhaps their best known role--ferry pilots.
The company recently opened a unit in Puerto Rico, its first store outside the continental United States. When asked about expansion beyond the United States, and particularly with regard to Canada, Temares was typically cryptic: "We think there are opportunities, but we're not talking to the public about it," he said.
The contractor will design/engineer, procure, install, integrate, test and deliver outside plant (fiber-optic cable) upgrades, inside plant (CAT 5/5E and fiber-optic cable) upgrades and Information Technology Service Centers and Information Technology Outreach Centers in order to provide the Government the capability to deliver basic network services to all Navy users outside the continental United States. The contractor will utilize the NMCI CONUS technical solution and best industry practices to minimize the overall total cost of ownership of the BLII OCONUS Information Technology enterprise.
When proposed to take place for the first time outside the continental United States, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the 19th National Veterans Wheelchair Games (NVWG), the largest annual wheelchair sporting event in the United States, appeared problematic logistically as well as linguistically.
military's largest aggregation of weapons and personnel outside the continental United States, Southern Command operates a television broadcast station in Panama.
Examples of CRP's that utilize the opportunities provided through JWOD employment exist throughout and even outside the continental United States. Laura Robertson, President and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Honolulu (GIH) echoes the sentiments of her colleagues: "Utilizing the JWOD Program as a means of assisting people with disabilities to become employed has helped [Goodwill] to increase services at a time when state funds are less available.
Medicare won't cover you outside the continental United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S.
During the forty-seven years since the murderous "typhoon;' Americans' lack of interest in the site of one of our hardest battles dwindled to even less interest in the largest concentration of our bases outside the continental United States. I n the vacuum of public knowledge--so unlike the massive attention devoted to Hiroshima--the Pentagon continues to treat the island as its fiefdom and Okinawans continue to pay hugely for their geographic position and their powerlessness.
The woman had no recent history of travel outside the continental United States, and current local mosquito-borne transmission of Zika virus was not considered possible where she lives.