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Video: 1st MAW Marines Build Solar Powered Device Out of Leftover Gear

by Cpl Ricardo Hurtado
Date Taken:04.28.2015 | Date Posted:05.7.2015 4:32PM

U.S. Marines with Detachment A, Marine Air Control Squadron 4, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, built a solar powered device made of old military parts to power an AN/TRN-47 Deployable Beacon-Transponder, which provides tactical air navigation services and was tested for the first time during Exercise Balikatan 2015.

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