At what point in the process is a potential LOA provided? Reason asked is because we are holding off as long as possible to do the CFA but would like to make sure we have done everything necessary to get a LOA, if one is to be forthcoming. Are there minimums for the CFA? The candidate is primarily a runner and so hasn't developed strong upper body strength but is working on it. Current practice scores are as follows; BB throw;57 feet pull-ups; 9 shuttle;9.0 sit-ups; 70 push-ups 25-30 mile run; 6:00 How long should we wait to do the official CFA without delaying the process?