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DEAR USMC: YOU ARE GETTING YOUR F-35B, NOW GET THE VERY MOST OUT OF IT

After my recent piece about the Navy’s new LHA “America” class of amphibious assault ship’s inadequate thermal protection built into its flight deck, I think it is time for the Marine Corps, and the “Gator Navy,” to get serious about getting the most out of … Read the rest of this entry

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GEIGER FURY 2012: MARINE AIR GROUP 12 TRAINS FOR EXPEDITIONARY WARFARE IN THE PACIFIC

Exercise Geiger Fury is well underway at Anderson AFB, Guam and on the sleepy island of Tinian. Tinian lies just south of Saipan, and is about 100 miles to the north of Guam. Both Saipan and Tinian are part of … Read the rest of this entry

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FUTURE WARS: Marines Look Towards The Pacific

http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/generic/story.jsp?id=news/asd/2011/10/27/04.xml&headline=USMC Prepares For Pacific Mind-set&channel=defense It seems that everyone is getting on the Pacific theater bandwagon all of a sudden. This is partially due to the fact that we are basically being told to leave Iraq (could we just put … Read the rest of this entry

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