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1st MAW focuses efforts on vehicle safety

Brig. Gen. Steven R. Rudder, left, and Master Sgt. Ramiro Quintaro discusses the safety measures associated with operating a Logistics Vehicle System Replacement Nov. 6 during a visit with Motor Transport Company at Camp Foster. The company makes, on average, a total of six to seven vehicle movements base-to-base per day. Over the course of a month, the company travels an average of 7,500 miles; safely transporting approximately 2,000 passengers, and carefully hauling more than 500 tons of cargo. Rudder is the commanding general of 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, III Marine Expeditionary Force. Quintaro is a motor transport operations chief with Motor Transport Co., Marine Wing Support Squadron 172, Marine Aircraft Group 36, 1st MAW, III MEF. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. David N. Hersey/Released)



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This work, 1st MAW focuses efforts on vehicle safety [Image 2 of 4], by LCpl David Hersey, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.06.2013

Date Posted:11.13.2013 23:46

Photo ID:1051768

VIRIN:131106-M-SD875-003

Resolution:5616x3744

Size:2.86 MB

Location:CAMP FOSTER, OKINAWA, JPGlobe

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