Marines Emphasize Cold-Weather Training

Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Robert B. Neller speaks with a Marine during an exercise in Bridgeport, Calif., Feb. 11, 2019. [maxgallery id="123586"] Gen. Neller observed mountain warfare cold weather training and discussed ways to optimize training. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Olivia G. Ortiz). BRIDGEPORT, CA, UNITED…

F/A 18D Hornets in Trident Juncture Exercise 2018

U.S. Marines with Marine all Weather Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA(AW)) 224 conduct pre-flight inspections on an F/A-18D Hornet assigned to VMFA(AW)-224, prior to departure for Trident Juncture 18 at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, South Carolina, Oct. 15, 2018. MCAS Beaufort October 15, 2018

Semper Fi: 100 Year Marine Corps Reserve and to Marine John. J. O’Leary

01/12/2017: Retired 1st Lt. John J. O'Leary, a Marine veteran of World War II, celebrated his 100th birthday Dec. 23, 2016. O'Leary fought on Guam and witnessed the bombardment of Iwo Jima as a member of 3rd Joint Assault Signal Company. Semper Fi from on Vimeo.   Video by…

Working on USMC Helos at Camp Bastion, Afghanistan

01/20/2014: Working on Helos at Camp Bastion, Afghanistan [slidepress gallery='working-on-helos-at-camp-bastion-afghanistan'] Credit: Regional Command Southwest:11/28/13 In the first two photos, pilots return to Camp Bastion in their AH-1 Cobra Attack Helicopter following a routine mission in Helmand, Afghanistan Nov. 28. In the third photo, a Marine with Marine Light Attack Helicopter…

Marine Conducting Forward Arming and Refueling Point Operations

11/25/2013: U.S. Marines conducting Forward Arming and Refueling Point operations Nov. 21 at Guiuan Airfield, Republic of the Philippines, during Operation Damayan. In this case, obviously the Marines are doing a Refueling Support Operation only. The Marines supporting the Typhoon Haiyan relief effort are with III Marine Expeditionary Brigade in…

13th MEU Marines Call for Fire Support

08/27/2013: U.S. Marines with 1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, conduct forward observation and call for fire during PHIBRON MEU Integrated Training June 14, 2013. PMINT is a three week long pre-deployment training event focusing on the combined Marine Expeditionary Unit and Amphibious Ready Group capabilities and…

USMC Logistics Support UAVs in Action

06/28/2012: Marine Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron 2 performing the first ever mid flight, unmanned helicopter external cargo hook ups, or "hot Hook Ups", with landing support team Marines from Combat Logistics Battalion 5. Credit:Marine Corps Air Station Miramar / 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing:6/5/12

Osprey Training

07/27/2011: Osprey Training [slidepress gallery='osprey-training'] Credit: 1st Marine Logistics Group: 07/18/2011 In the first photo, Landing Support Marines with Headquarters and Support Company, Combat Logistics Battalion 1, Combat Logistics Regiment 1, 1st Marine Logistics Group, attach an external cargo load to a V-22 Osprey at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat…