Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

 

Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

MCAS Miramar
DCIM\100GOPRO
Time to sink or swim; Marines train to become instructors
DCIM\100GOPRO
An AV-8B Harrier with Marine Attack Squadron 211, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, refuels during fixed-wing aerial refueling training over eastern California, Aug. 27. This training teaches pilots and air crew to refuel an aircraft without landing using a KC-130J Super Hercules, thus extending the operational capability of the aircraft during combat missions. (Photo by Lance Cpl. Michael Thorn)
Refueling the F-35B Lightning II with VMGR-352
An AV-8B Harrier with Marine Attack Squadron 211, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, refuels during fixed-wing aerial refueling training over eastern California, Aug. 27. This training teaches pilots and air crew to refuel an aircraft without landing using a KC-130J Super Hercules, thus extending the operational capability of the aircraft during combat missions. (Photo by Lance Cpl. Michael Thorn)
A F-35B Lightning II with Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121 taxis across the runway at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, August 7. Two F-35s from the squadron landed to refuel before heading back to MCAS Yuma to complete their flight.
F-35 refuels at Miramar
A F-35B Lightning II with Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121 taxis across the runway at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, August 7. Two F-35s from the squadron landed to refuel before heading back to MCAS Yuma to complete their flight.
Marines view an F-35B Lightning II from Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121, Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., aboard MCAS Miramar, Calif., July 30. The Lightning II is the Marine Corps' newest aircraft and is capable of short take-off and vertical landing.
The Lightning II strikes aboard MCAS Miramar
Marines view an F-35B Lightning II from Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121, Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., aboard MCAS Miramar, Calif., July 30. The Lightning II is the Marine Corps' newest aircraft and is capable of short take-off and vertical landing.
MV-22B Ospreys with 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing wait to take off to take a battalion of Marines to 29 Palms during Dawn Blitz 2013, June 21. Exercises like Dawn Blitz 2013 provide realistic relevant training necessary for effective global crisis response expected of the Navy and Marine Corps.
3rd MAW conducts air lift of battalion
MV-22B Ospreys with 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing wait to take off to take a battalion of Marines to 29 Palms during Dawn Blitz 2013, June 21. Exercises like Dawn Blitz 2013 provide realistic relevant training necessary for effective global crisis response expected of the Navy and Marine Corps.
MV-22B Ospreys with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 163, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing wait, to take off to take a battalion of Marines to 29 Palms during Dawn Blitz 2013, June 21. Dawn Blitz demonstrates the unique capabilities of the Marine Corps and Navy to rapidly respond to contingencies in coordination with our coalition partners.
3rd MAW conducts air lift of battalion
MV-22B Ospreys with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 163, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing wait, to take off to take a battalion of Marines to 29 Palms during Dawn Blitz 2013, June 21. Dawn Blitz demonstrates the unique capabilities of the Marine Corps and Navy to rapidly respond to contingencies in coordination with our coalition partners.
A helicopter support team prepares to board a CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 466, "Wolfpack," 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif. Feb. 28. The HST will coordinate and oversee the suspension of a load from the underside of the Super Stallion during external lift training.
Wolfpack shows off heavy haul prowess
A helicopter support team prepares to board a CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 466, "Wolfpack," 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif. Feb. 28. The HST will coordinate and oversee the suspension of a load from the underside of the Super Stallion during external lift training.
Gen. James F. Amos, the commandant of the Marine Corps, and Lt. Col. Robert B. Brodie, the commanding officer of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 101, prepare to fly in an F/A-18 Hornet dedicated by Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 101 to recent Medal of Honor recipients during a ceremony aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Nov. 2. VMFAT-101 specially painted the aircraft with the names of recent Medal of Honor recipients, Cpl. Jason L. Dunham, a Scio, N.Y., native, Sgt. Dakota Meyer, a Greensburg, Ken., native, Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael A. Monsoor, a Long Beach, Calif., native and Navy Lt. Michael P. Murphy, a Smithtown, N.Y., native.
Medal of Honor dedication ceremony
Gen. James F. Amos, the commandant of the Marine Corps, and Lt. Col. Robert B. Brodie, the commanding officer of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 101, prepare to fly in an F/A-18 Hornet dedicated by Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 101 to recent Medal of Honor recipients during a ceremony aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Nov. 2. VMFAT-101 specially painted the aircraft with the names of recent Medal of Honor recipients, Cpl. Jason L. Dunham, a Scio, N.Y., native, Sgt. Dakota Meyer, a Greensburg, Ken., native, Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael A. Monsoor, a Long Beach, Calif., native and Navy Lt. Michael P. Murphy, a Smithtown, N.Y., native.
A CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 466, "Wolfpack," 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, practices external lifts aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 28. The Super Stallion is toting a 6,200-pound load from a single-point sling, simulating external cargo transport as it would occur in areas of operation such as Afghanistan.
Wolfpack shows off heavy haul prowess
A CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 466, "Wolfpack," 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, practices external lifts aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 28. The Super Stallion is toting a 6,200-pound load from a single-point sling, simulating external cargo transport as it would occur in areas of operation such as Afghanistan.
An MV-22B Osprey with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 161 "Greyhawks" flies over the Pacific Ocean on its way to collect a detachment of Marines with 1st Battalion, 11th Marines after they performed sensor recovery, repair and updating aboard San Clemente Island, Calif., Nov. 1. This was a routine flight for the squadron, but crucial to the ground unit's mission aboard the island.
Greyhawks ensure Marines arrive home safely
An MV-22B Osprey with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 161 "Greyhawks" flies over the Pacific Ocean on its way to collect a detachment of Marines with 1st Battalion, 11th Marines after they performed sensor recovery, repair and updating aboard San Clemente Island, Calif., Nov. 1. This was a routine flight for the squadron, but crucial to the ground unit's mission aboard the island.
Col. John Farnam, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., commanding officer, speaks to media about motorcycle safety training aboard MCAS Miramar, Nov. 5. The air station, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, California Highway Patrol, San Diego Police Department and the Motorcycle Safety Foundation teamed up to spread the word about a new motorcycle safety grant which allows the highway patrol to fund a series of yearlong outreach programs throughout California and 60 motorcycle and road sharing presentations to raise awareness about motorcycle safety for riders and drivers.
Law enforcement, Marines team up on motorcycle safety
Col. John Farnam, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., commanding officer, speaks to media about motorcycle safety training aboard MCAS Miramar, Nov. 5. The air station, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, California Highway Patrol, San Diego Police Department and the Motorcycle Safety Foundation teamed up to spread the word about a new motorcycle safety grant which allows the highway patrol to fund a series of yearlong outreach programs throughout California and 60 motorcycle and road sharing presentations to raise awareness about motorcycle safety for riders and drivers.
MCAS Miramar hosts Battle Color Detachment
MCAS Miramar hosts Battle Color Detachment
MCAS Miramar hosts Battle Color Detachment
A volunteer with the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum guides pilots of an EA-6B Prowler through shutdown procedures aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 4. The Prowler is the newest aircraft slated to go on display at the Marine aviation-themed museum as the Navy and Marine Corps transition to the EA-18G Growler.
On the prowl: aviation museum receives Prowler aircraft
A volunteer with the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum guides pilots of an EA-6B Prowler through shutdown procedures aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 4. The Prowler is the newest aircraft slated to go on display at the Marine aviation-themed museum as the Navy and Marine Corps transition to the EA-18G Growler.
MCAS Miramar News
1 2 3 4 5 ... 17
Col. Farnam relinquishes command of MCAS Miramar August 28, 2015 — Col. John Farnam, commanding officer of Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California, relinquished command of the air station to Col. Jason Woodworth during a change of command ceremony, Aug. 28. MORE
Falcons shut out War Machines during first game of season August 26, 2015 — The Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Falcons devoured the 1st Maintenance Battalion War Machines during the first game of the 2015 Camp Pendleton Football League aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, Aug. 24. MORE
Media Day shines spotlight on Marines behind the scenes July 31, 2015 — Local media outlets received the opportunity to come aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California, during MCAS Miramar Media Day, July 29. MORE
MWSS-373 Marines support Veterans Village of San Diego July 24, 2015 — Marine Wing Support Squadron (MWSS) 373 supported the San Diego Stand Down for Homeless Veterans and their families hosted by the Veterans Village of San Diego, July 17-19. MORE
SMP accepts 20th Anniversary proclamation from San Diego council July 22, 2015 — On behalf of the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Single Marine Program, Col. John Farnam, commanding officer of MCAS Miramar, accepted a proclamation recognizing the 20th Anniversary of the program at the City Administration Building, San Diego, July 21. MORE
Law enforcement personnel participate in Taser training July 20, 2015 — Military police and civilian law enforcement officers with the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Provost Marshals Office (PMO) conducted annual Taser training aboard MCAS Miramar, California, July 15. MORE
NFL takes over MCAS Miramar for football experience July 17, 2015 — Service members and families watched football players from the National Football League train during the NFL Star Experience aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California, July 14. MORE

1 2 3 4 5 ... 17
2015 MCAS Miramar Air Show

 

Government computers may have difficulty accessing the above video. Please visit DVIDS for all Miramar related videos.

 

@MCASMiramarCA

Featured Videos

Government computers may have difficulty accessing the bellow videos. Please visit DVIDS for all Miramar related videos.

 

 

 

 

Click the logo and let us know what you think.

Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE)