Aerotech News and Review

MCAS Yuma Edition


Col. Robert C. Kuckuk
Commanding Officer

Sgt. Maj. Karl Villalino
Station Sergeant Major



Capt. Staci Reidinger
Public Affairs Director

Gunnery Sgt. Dustin Dunk
Public Affairs Chief

Patricia Zoskey
Community Relations Chief

Sgt. Daniel Malta
News Production Chief

Cpl. Jakob Schulz
Combat Correspondent

Cpl. Aaron Diamant
Combat Correspondent

Cpl. Shelby Shields
Combat Correspondent

Cpl. Jolene Bopp
Media Relations Chief

Cpl. Laura Cardoso
Layout & Design Editor / Webmaster

Lance Cpl. Sean Dennison
Layout & Design / Combat Correspondent

Lance Cpl. Bill Waterstreet
Combat Correspondent



Aerotech News and Review MCAS Yuma Edition is posted every Friday each week by Aerotech News and Review, Inc., at no cost to the government. It complies with publication and printing requirements of the Navy and Marine Corps. The views and opinions expressed are not necessarily those of the Department of Defense. It is for informational purposes only and in no way should be considered directive in nature. All queries concerning news and editorial content should be directed to: Public Affairs Office, P.O. Box 99113, Yuma, AZ 85369-9113 or 928-269-3612/3410.

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