Marine Corps

July 12, 2012

Exercise Javelin Thrust 2012

Photo by Cpl. Aaron Diamant
Photo by Cpl. Aaron Diamant

Marines with 25th Marine Regiment, based out of New England, board a Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 772 CH-53E Super Stallion at Camp Wilson in Twentynine Palms, Marine Air/Ground Combat Training Center, Calif., as part of Exercise Javelin Thrust 2012, July 10. Javelin Thrust is the premier training evolution for Marine Corps Forces Reserve. The Marines from Marine Aircraft Group 49 served as the air combat element for the exercise with HMH-772 serving as the heavy lift transportation unit for Marines between MCAS Yuma, Twentynine Palms and Camp Pendleton, Calif.

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