SP-MAGTF Crisis Response Marines Conduct Live-Fire with French Legionnaires

11/07/2013
11/02/2013: Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response went to France to exercise with the 2nd Foreign Infantry Regiment of the 6th Light Armored Brigade in late October 2013. The live-fire event was part of a bilateral exercise between the two units.  SP-MAGTF Crisis Response is a self-mobile, self-sustaining force…

Special Purpose MAGTF in Europe Trains with French Foreign Legion

11/07/2013
11/07/2013: The Marines SP-MAGTF exercised with the French foreign legion in late October 2013. The event was part of a week-long bilateral training exercise between U.S. Marines with SP-MAGTF Crisis Response and French Legionnaires. The Osprey was the first of its kind to land on French soil as part of…

SP-MAGTF Crisis Response Ospreys Land in France for Exercises

11/01/2013
10/30/2013: In this slideshow, we focus on the Special Purpose MAGTF landing and operating in France with the Foreign Legion. [slidepress gallery='sp-magtf-crisis-response-osprey-is-first-to-land-in-france']  Credit:Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response:10/28/13 In the first photo, Marines with Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response fly in an MV-22B Osprey on their way…