USS Bonhomme Richard

Fire erupts aboard USS Bonhomme Richard amphibious warship. 18 sailors injured.

Fire erupts aboard USS Bonhomme Richard amphibious warship. 18 sailors injured.

Local news reported explosion from the fire while the San Diego Fire department said that several sailors are being treated… Read More

4 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

USMC HARRIERS TEST THE APKWS IN THE INDO-ASIA-PACIFIC REGION FOR THE FIRST TIME

The Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System gives Harrier pilots a lighter, precision air-to-ground attack option The AV-8B Harrier jump jets… Read More

7 years ago

VMA-311 AV-8B HARRIERs DEPARTURE FROM MCAS IWAKUNI MARKS THE END OF AN ERA FOR MARINE CORPS AVIATION

VMA-311 AV-8B Harriers departure from MCAS Iwakuni represents the end of an era for Marine Corps aviation On May 31,… Read More

7 years ago

AS USMC MV-22s FROM USS BONHOMME RICHARD OPERATE IN THE PHILIPPINE SEA, THE PENTAGON POSTPONES ITS PLAN TO DEPLOY USAF OSPREYs IN JAPAN

Originally the first three Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft were slated to arrive in the second half of 2017 with an additional… Read More

7 years ago