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June 14, 2017

Pentagon Selects 1st Army, Marine Units to Receive JLTV

Military.com | 14 Jun 2017 | by Matthew Cox

MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. -- The Pentagon will field its new Joint Light Tactical Vehicle to soldiers of the 10th Mountain Division and Marines with II Marine Expeditionary Force, officials said Wednesday.

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June 2, 2017

VMA-311 departs MCAS Iwakuni

Photo by Sgt. Nathan Wicks | Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni
Date Taken: 06.02.2017 | Date Posted: 06.02.2017 02:35

An AV-8B Harrier with Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 311 departs from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, June 2, 2017. VMA-311 is expected to be the last AV-8B Harrier squadron forward deployed to MCAS Iwakuni as part of the unit deployment program. The squadron's departure caps the end of an era for U.S. attack aircraft in Japan and is a significant milestone for MCAS Iwakuni and Marine Corps aviation.

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