2nd MAW Works Low Altitude Air Defense


U.S. Marines with 2nd Low Altitude Air Defense (LAAD) Battalion conduct their annual qualification training at Onslow Beach, North Carolina, May 21, 2019. 

The live-fire training increases their capabilities in providing task organized, ground security force in defense of the Marine Air-Ground Task Force air sites, assets and installations when not engaged in air defense operations. 

Master Gunnery Sgt. Anthony Gentile is an operation chief assigned to 2nd LAAD, Marine Air Control Group (MACG) 28, 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing (MAW). Lance Cpl. Charles Bailey is a Low Altitude Air Defense Gunner assigned to 2nd LAAD, MACG 28, 2nd MAW 


Video by Lance Cpl. Danielle Krenzel 

2nd Marine Aircraft Wing