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New flashbang launcher expands Marines’ non-lethal capability Sept. 5, 2014, Marine Corps Systems Command
For Marines running roadblocks and vehicle check points, identifying an oncoming vehicle as a threat is a decision that has to happen quickly and at standoff range because...
MWSS-171 arrives on Tinian for Valiant Shield 2014 Sept. 5, 2014, Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan
Marines with Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 arrived Aug. 22 and 31 on Tinian for Exercise Valiant Shield 2014, which is scheduled to begin Sept. 15.Valiant Shield is a...
Suicide Prevention Month: Reaching out for help critical Sept. 5, 2014, Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany
According to the 2012 suicide data report from the Veterans Administration, approximately 22 veterans commit suicide every day. A 2012 Department of Defense annual suicide...
24th MEU fast-ropes toward deployment Sept. 4, 2014, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit
Marines and Sailors with Lima and Weapons Companies, both from Battalion Landing Team 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit’s Ground Combat...
MALUS AMPHEX 14 comes to a close Sept. 4, 2014, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit
Marines and sailors with the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit and members of the Malaysian Armed Forces officially completed Malaysia -United States Amphibious Exercise 2014...
VMAT-203 supports 24th MEU commanders Sept. 4, 2014, Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point
Marine Attack Training Squadron 203 welcomed commanders with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit for a familiarization flight aboard AV-8B Harriers at Marine Corps Air Station...
Suicide Prevention Month: Reaching out for help - critical Sept. 4, 2014, Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany
Every day, 22 veterans commit suicide, according to the 2012 suicide data report from the Veterans Administration. A 2012 Department of Defense annual suicide event report...
SECDEF addresses suicide prevention Sept. 4, 2014, Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany
To the men and women of the Department of Defense:Preventing military suicide is one of the Department of Defense’s highest priorities, and something I’m personally committed...
Preparations, precautions protect people during pop-up thunderstorms Sept. 4, 2014, Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany
The sky turns from blue to dark gray in an instant with lightning striking the ground and rain pouring down and those individuals caught in it may be asking themselves what to...
Vehicle maintenance: Auto Skills Center employees help save money Sept. 4, 2014, Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany
Whether a beginner or do-it-yourself enthusiast, the Auto Skill Center’s staff is willing to assist authorized patrons in performing basic vehicle maintenance or can even do...