Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

US Government sues city of San Diego over DHC-6 Twin Otter skydiving plane that hit a parked USMC MV-22 Osprey at Brown Field

US Government sues city of San Diego over DHC-6 Twin Otter skydiving plane that hit a parked USMC MV-22 Osprey at Brown Field

The federal government is suing the city of San Diego over an incident in which a skydiving plane rolled and… Read More

9 months ago

USMC KC-130J Pilot who Landed his Plane Safely in a Farmer’s Field in California after a Mid-Air Collision with an F-35B received the Distinguished Flying Cross

Marine Capt. Michael Wolff, a KC-130J pilot, was awarded the Distinguished Flying for landing “successfully after losing two engines in… Read More

2 years ago

Unexpected Guests! Video shows rare F-117 Nighthawk stealth fighters landing at MCAS Miramar

Notice the high-visibility TR tailcode carried by the F-117 Nighthawk stealth fighters. Posted on its YouTube Channel by AirshowStuff and… Read More

3 years ago

USMC F-35B crashes, KC-130J makes emergency landing after colliding during mid-air refueling

The F-35 pilot ejected safely while the KC-130 did a safe emergency landing. The pilot is now being treated for his… Read More

3 years ago

VMFA-323 is carrying out USMC last deployment to an aircraft carrier for F/A-18 Hornet strike fighters

This will be the Marine Corps’ last deployment to an aircraft carrier for Hornets, which are being replaced after nearly… Read More

4 years ago

First operational F-35C squadron in the Marine Corps declared Safe-For-Flight

VMFA-314 and the U.S. Navy's F-35C Fleet Replacement Squadron, Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 125, diligently worked together toward this historic… Read More

4 years ago

No, Lt. Col. Ralph Featherstone didn’t Buzz the Tower: Watch the Video of the F/A-18 flyover that Cost VMFA-225 Commander his Job

Featherstone didn’t perform any kind of insane stunt like the super low flyby performed by Maverick in Top Gun to… Read More

4 years ago

VMFA-225 CO fired for making Low-Level Pass during Unit’s F/A-18D Sundown Ceremony

VMFA-225 is currently making the transition from the F/A-18D Hornet to using the USMC new vertical takeoff fighter, the F-35B… Read More

4 years ago

The Black Knights of VMFA-314 Receive USMC first F-35C Lightning II at Miramar

3rd Marine Air Wing made history when it welcomed the Marine Corps’ first F-35C Lightning II to Marine Corps Air… Read More

4 years ago

That time Kenny Loggins Witnessed Emergency Beach Landing of a USMC CH-53E Super Stallion Helicopter

“I walked out there and said, ‘You’re in the ‘Danger Zone,’" Kenny Loggins. Taken on Apr. 15, 2015 the impressive… Read More

4 years ago

Check out video and photos of Elephant Walk conducted by USMC MV-22Bs and CH-53Es to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of D-Day

Twenty seven MV-22Bs and 16 CH-53Es with MAG 16, 3rd MAW, lined up as part of the mass flight at… Read More

5 years ago

Blue Angels Fat Albert retired

Fat Albert will enjoy her retirement as a ground-based training aid in Fort Worth, Texas. May 23, 2019 has been… Read More

5 years ago

Check out the Sexy Paint Scheme worn by these USMC CH-53s during Operation Desert Storm

The photos are of 2 different aircraft, but there might have been as many as 4 aircraft painted up like… Read More

5 years ago

Royal Canadian Air Force CF-18B Hornet on the road

The CF-18B Hornet was damaged in a hard landing during a 410 Tactical Fighter Squadron training exercise at MCAS Miramar… Read More

5 years ago

USMC T-34C Crew Grounded amid Sky Penis Investigation

The two USMC T-34C aviators are still providing vital squadron ground support functions while grounded The U.S. Marine Corps (USMC)… Read More

5 years ago

APG-83 integrated onto USMC F/A-18C

The APG-83 is a multifunction AESA fire control radar that delivers fifth-generation fighter capabilities to counter and defeat increasingly sophisticated… Read More

6 years ago

USMC suffers the losses of two aircraft in less than 24 hours: CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter and AV-8B Harrier jet crashes

All four crew members aboard the CH-53E are presumed dead while the AV-8B pilot ejected safely As reported by Military.com,… Read More

6 years ago