Marine Corps Air Station Yuma

Two USMC Aviators killed in AH-1Z Viper helicopter crash

The pilots were flying an AH-1Z Viper as part of the Weapons and Tactics Instructor course at Marine Corps Air… Read More

5 years ago

KC-130J has completed successful Harvest HAWK Plus testing

The Harvest HAWK Plus mission is to provide the U.S. Marine Corps with extended endurance multi-sensor imagery, reconnaissance and on-call… Read More

6 years ago

31st MARINE EXPEDITIONARY UNIT BIDS FAREWELL TO THE ICONIC AV-8B HARRIER JUMP JET

The AV-8B, which has been in active service in the Marine Corps since the 1980s, is a stalwart for Marine… Read More

7 years ago

FAMOUS USMC AH-1 COBRA FEMALE PILOT PERFORMS HER LAST FLIGHT BEFORE BEGINNING ASTRONAUT TRAINING

Maj. Jasmin Moghbeli, who has been chosen for the NASA Astronaut Candidate Class of 2017, has flown over 500 missions,… Read More

7 years ago

VMFA-211 F-35Bs GROUNDED BY ALIS BUGS

According to USMC the computer bugs do not affect other F-35 units On Jun. 22, 2017, the U.S. Marine Corps… Read More

7 years ago

U.S. MARINE CORPS F-35B LIGHTNING II STEALTH FIGHTERS HAVE ARRIVED IN JAPAN

VMFA-121 F-35B Lighting II aircraft will replace the F/A-18 Hornet and AV-8B Harrier II aircraft currently based at the air… Read More

7 years ago

F-35Bs FROM USMC VMFA-121 ARE THE FIRST EVER U.S. LIGHTNING IIs TO RELOCATE TO JAPAN

USMC VMFA-121 F-35Bs relocate to Japan Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 121, an F-35B squadron with 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing,… Read More

7 years ago