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STAN 2.0: Ready for operations and retirement of Kimball award

As we wrap up our series on STAN 2.0, we wanted to address how the assessment standard will impact a unit’s ability to be designated ready or operations and why STAN 2.0 and a shift to a risk-based methodology brought about the retirement of the Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award.