VMFA-314

Tomcats reactivated as VMFA-311. The unit is USMC’s second F-35C Lightning II squadron.

Tomcats reactivated as VMFA-311. The unit is USMC’s second F-35C Lightning II squadron.

Third Marine Aircraft Wing (MAW) reactivated Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 311, an F-35C Lightning II squadron, at Marine Corps… Read More

1 year ago

F-35C Lightning II pilot forced to eject after landing mishap on USS Carl Vinson in South China Sea. Seven Sailors injured.

F-35C landing mishap on USS Carl Vinson An F-35C Lightning II [most probably belonging to the “Argonauts” of Strike Fighter… Read More

2 years ago

Twenty-Six F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters are operating aboard US Navy ships in the Indo-Pacific amid heightened tensions between the US and China

This represents the largest assembly of deployed US naval F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters to date. Taken on Jan.… Read More

2 years ago

First USMC F-35C Lightning II squadron ready to deploy aboard US Navy Aircraft Carriers

Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 314 has reached a new milestone in Marine Corps history as they declare their full… Read More

3 years ago

Interesting pictures feature first airborne interoperability practice between USMC F-35C and USN E-2D

US Marines and Sailors with VMFA-314 and VAW-117, respectively, flew together for the first time in San Diego, Calif. Taken… Read More

3 years ago

Initial Operational Capability for first USMC F-35C Squadron

IOC enables VMFA-314 to deploy the F-35C onto aircraft carriers where they will be able to support combat operations anywhere… Read More

3 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

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

USMC ready to deploy APKWS on F/A-18 Hornet

APKWS is a low-cost precision-guided 2.75-inch rocket system that integrates a low-cost Distributed Aperture Semi-Active Laser Seeker guidance section with existing… Read More

6 years ago