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Own The Night

U.S. Marine Corps Pfc. Nelson Sanchez, an Orlando, Florida native and a designated marksman with Battalion Landing Team 1/6, 26th Marine...

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26th MEU: BAF Op during VBSS

U.S. Marines with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit’s Maritime Special Purpose Force (MSPF) and Battalion Landing Team (BLT) 1/6 prepare to board a...

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Recon Team Swim Qualification

U.S. Marines with 8th Engineer Support Battalion, Combat Logistics Regiment 27, 2nd Marine Logistics Group conduct a two min float during a littoral...

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Reduced-Visibility Training

U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Joe Whalen, a flight-line mechanic with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 261, provides rear line of sight during...

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Golden Eagles Aerial Refueling

U.S. Marine Corps CH-53 Super Stallions with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 162 (Reinforced), 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, prepare to land...

 

 

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Weapons and Tactics Instructor (WTI) course 1-23: End of Course Video
Oct. 31, 2022 | 3:32
An end of course video featuring the highlights of Weapons and Tactics Instructor (WTI) course 1-23 in Yuma, Arizona, Oct. 30, 2022. The WTI course is a seven-week training event hosted by Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron One, providing standardized advanced tactical training and certification of unit instructor qualifications to support Marine aviation training and readiness, and assists in developing and employing aviation weapons and tactics. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Cpl. Celestino HernandezSilvar)

An end of course video featuring the highlights of Weapons and Tactics Instructor (WTI) course 1-23 in Yuma, Arizona, Oct. 30, 2022. The WTI course is a seven-week training event hosted by Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron One, providing standardized advanced tactical training and certification of unit instructor qualifications to support Marine aviation training and readiness, and assists in developing and employing aviation weapons and tactics. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Cpl. Celestino HernandezSilvar)

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National Fire Prevention Week 2022

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U.S., Finland Bilateral Training

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2nd Marine Aircraft Wing - What We Do

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Exercise Burmese Chase 2022

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2D CEB MCCRE

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Task Force 61/2: Enhancing Maritime Awareness

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  • 26th MEU Conducts BAF Operations During VBSS Training

    Jan 19 2023
    FORT EUSTIS, Va.
    A U.S. Marine with Battalion Landing Team 1/6, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), establish security during a Visit, Board, Search, and Seizure (VBSS) course at Fort Eustis, Virginia, Jan. 12, 2023. Marines with the MSPF and BLT 1/6 conducted boat assault force operations to further advance their qualifications to conduct VBSS operations during their upcoming deployment with the 26th MEU. The VBSS course is designed by Expeditionary Operations Training Group to train MSPF, BLT 1/6, and supporting enablers across the Marine Air Ground Task Force to conduct Maritime Interception Operations in preparation for the Amphibious Ready Group/Marine Expeditionary Unit (ARG/MEU) deployment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Matthew Romonoyske-Bean)
  • 24th MEU Relief and Appointment Ceremony

    Jan 19 2023
    MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.
    U.S. Marines and Sailors assigned to the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) held a relief and appointment ceremony Jan. 17, 2023 at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. During the ceremony, Sgt. Maj. Michael Johnson turned over authority as the 24th MEU sergeant major to Sgt. Maj. Jared Game. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy A. Turner)
  • 2d LAR Scout Course

    Jan 17 2023
    MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.
    U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Carson Smith, a Adel, Georgia, native and a rifleman with 2d Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 2d Marine Division, post security during a scout course on Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Jan. 10, 2023. The purpose of the scout course is to enhance lethality and increase long range weapon proficiency. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Emma Gray)
  • Maintenance Company Stand Up

    Jan 17 2023
    MARINE CORPS ABSE CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.
    U.S. Marine Corps 1st Sgt. Paris Skidmore, center right, the first sergeant of Tactical Maintenance Company, passes the Tactical Maintenance Company Guidon to Maj. Bradley Nelson, the commanding officer of Tactical Maintenance Company, both with 2nd Maintenance Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, during a stand-up ceremony on Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Jan. 11, 2023. In the ceremony Marines with 2nd Maintenance Battalion stood-up the first ever Tactical Maintenance Company in accordance with the Marine Corps’ Force Design 2030. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jessica J. Mazzamuto)
  • 26 MEU: Helicopter Support Training

    Jan 17 2023
    MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.
    U.S. Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 22, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), prepare to unhitch equipment from an MV-22 Osprey assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 162 (Reinforced), during Helicopter Support Team (HST) training on Marine Corps Air Station New River, North Carolina, Jan. 10, 2023. HST training is conducted to increase proficiency in logistics tasks and enhance the ability to execute potential contingency missions carried out by the 26th MEU. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Aziza Kamuhanda)
  • Continuing Our Promise

    Dec 17 2022
    Jeremie, Haiti
    U.S. Marines and Sailors pause to take a photo with local civilians while supporting Continuing Promise 2022 in Jeremie, Haiti, Dec. 12, 2022. The Continuing Promise mission includes providing direct medical care and expeditionary veterinary care, conducting training and subject matter expert exchanges on various medical and humanitarian assistance/disaster relief topics, and leading seminars on Women, Peace, and Security (WPS). (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Ryan Ramsammy)
  • Taking Challenges Head On

    Dec 21 2022
    Camp Lejeune, NC
    U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Lydia Deprey, a Waldo, Ohio native and a mortarman with 3rd Battalion, 2d Marine Regiment, 2d Marine Division, checks the elevation on a mortar system on Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Dec. 19, 2022. Deprey was identified as a “Follow Me” Marine in efforts to share the stories of 2d MARDIV Marines. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Malia Sparks)
  • 2d MLG Conduct First Term Alignment Plan Brief

    Dec 21 2022
    Camp Lejeune, NC
    U.S. Marines with 2nd Marine Logistics Group, participate in a First Term Alignment Plan (FTAP) brief on Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Dec. 12, 2022. FTAP aims to retain the most talented First Term Marines by streamlining the reenlistment process and offering meaningful incentives to reenlist. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Meshaq Hylton)
  • 26th MEU Conducts Simulated Noncombatant NEO

    Dec 21 2022
    Marine Corps Auxiliary Landing Field Bogue, NC
    U.S. Marines with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) board an MV-22 Osprey aircraft assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 162 (Reinforced) prior to conducting a simulated noncombatant evacuation operation on Marine Corps Auxiliary Landing Field Bogue, North Carolina, Dec. 17, 2022. The NEO was one of multiple scenario-based exercises conducted during Marine Expeditionary Exercise (MEUEX) I, in order to fulfill Pre-Deployment Training Program (PTP) requirements by training to MEU Mission Essential Tasks. NEO are the ordered or authorized departure of civilian noncombatants and nonessential military personnel from danger in an overseas country to a designated safe haven. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Capt. Angelica White)
  • Flapjacks and Faith

    Dec 21 2022
    Marine Corps Auxiliary Landing Field Bogue, NC
    U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Trenten W. Long (left), the chaplain with 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), serves pancakes to Marines during Marine Expeditionary Unit Exercise 1 at Marine Corps Auxiliary Landing Field Bogue, North Carolina, Dec. 16, 2022. Long served pancakes to raise esprit de corps and morale among Marines and Sailors across the MAGTF. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Matthew Romonoyske-Bean)

 

 

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