0
comments
Local

MarAdmins

Posted March 29, 2012 by

OFF BASE CHILD CARE FEE ASSISTANCE PROCEDURE UPDATE   MarAdmin Number: 140/12 In March 2012, Headquarters Marine Corps completed a review of off base child care fee assistance procedures. Established procedures were found to be effective and efficient except for guidance associated with cases of extreme hardship. Guidance regarding off base child care fee assistance…

Full Story »

Photo by Lance Cpl. Sean Dennison
0
comments
Local

Harrier Airframers provide structure for attack squadrons

Posted June 7, 2012 by Lance Cpl. Sean Dennison

There are more than 500 panels covering the AV-8B Harrier. That’s more than 500 reasons to exercise utmost prudence when performing maintenance on the aircraft, more than 500 chances for a mistake to...

Full Story »

Fire7
0
comments
Marine Corps

ARFF Marines start, put out, the fire in Miramar

Posted August 9, 2012 by Story and photos by Lance Cpl. Zac Scanlon

The wailing of a fire engine is a sound no one hopes to hear. It’s the sound of unpredictability and the unknown. To the Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting section…

Full Story »

0
comments
Marine Corps

Refeuling Ops

Posted October 25, 2012 by Photos courtesy of Phil Myers

Sgt.David Goldblatt, a Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 234 powerline mechanic, works on a refueling exercise at Forward Arming and Refueling Point (FARP) Sandhill, Oct. 24. A Marine with Marie Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 169 refuels a Vipers UH-1Y at Forward Arming and Refueling Point (FARP) Sandhill., Oct. 24. A Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron…

Full Story »

Photo courtesy of amazon.com
0
comments
Commentary

Movie Review: The Last Stand of Fox Company

Posted April 26, 2012 by Cpl. Laura Cardoso

The Last Stand of Fox Company tells the incredible story of a small company of Marines fighting to hold open a mountain pass in Korea. Out-numbered and out-gunned, these 246 Marines hold off 10,000 Chinese soldiers determined to overtake the Toktong Pass near the Choisin Resevoir.…

Full Story »

Photo by Cpl. Ken Kalemkarian
0
comments
Marine Corps

Say Cheeese: You’re on Combat Camera

Posted July 12, 2012 by Lance Cpl. Sean Dennison

Where does imagery you see around base come from? Those photos on the slides you saw in boot camp? The pictures in your curriculum at MOS school? The training videos seen at safety stand downs?

Full Story »

Photo by Cpl. Sean Dennison
0
comments
Marine Corps

A peek into the life of Cpl. Walker

Posted August 23, 2012 by Lance Cpl. Zac Scanlon

Being promoted to corporal was not the first time Walker took the role as a noncommissioned officer.

Full Story »

Courtesy Photo
0
comments
Marine Corps

MCSC team provide tools for families to cope with challenges

Posted November 29, 2012 by Story by Traci Kelley

QUANTICO, Va. — Marine Corps Systems Command’s (MCSC) Family Readiness On Point Team came into existence in May 2011 with a vision to keep faith with our families by communicating, connecting and caring.

Full Story »

0
comments
Local

Realistic Urban Training heats up in El Centro

Posted May 17, 2012 by Cpl. John Robbart III

NAVAL AIR STATION EL CENTRO, Calif.   — More than 400 Marines and sailors with the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit began conducting the ground portion of Realistic Urban Training, here, May 7. The training aims to integrate the Command Element, and its Maritime Raid Force, with the Aviation Combat Element.  It will be conducted in…

Full Story »

0
comments
Marine Corps

Fact or Fiction? July 19, 2012

Posted July 19, 2012 by

Q: Can I really get out up to a year early?   A:  Yes, according to changes in the Voluntary Enlisted Early Release Progam Marines can terminate their contract up to 365 days before their original EAS date. However there are some caviats, those applying for termination more than 90 days before their EAS must have…

Full Story »


All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin