Marines Execute a Long-Range Raid

11/14/2016
11/14/2016: U.S Marines executed a long-range raid from Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, Okinawa to the Combined Arms Training Center, Camp Fuji as part of Blue Chromite 2017, Nov. 4, 2016. The Marines honed their ability to project forces from afar by executing a long-range raid over 1,000 miles via MV-22B…

Ospreys Refuel in Mid-Air En Route to Singapore Air Show (Video)

02/11/2014
02/11/2014:MV-22B Osprey with Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 262, conducting mid-air refueling while on the way to Singapore from Okinawa, Japan, for the Singapore Air Show, Feb. 6, 2014. Credit: III Marine Expeditionary Force:2/6/14 The Ospreys followed two KC-130J Super Hercules planes of Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 152 from Okinawa…

Fork Lifts in Operation Damayan

11/25/2013
11/25/2013: When first standing up a relief effort, getting supplies off of a plane requires a fork lift.  Bringing your fork lift with you is an important tool for the operation.  This point was highlighted when we interviewed Col. James from AFPAC.  In this slideshow, the USMC loading effort highlights…

26th MEU MRF Djibouti Para Ops

10/08/2013
10/08/2013: U.S. Marines assigned to 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Command Element and 26th MEU Marine Raid Force Marines conduct static line and double bag static line parachute operations from a KC-130J Super Hercules assigned to Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron (VMGR) 352, over Djibouti, Aug. 10, 2013.  The 26th…