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Annual air show draws crowds

Lance Cpl. Erik J. Potgieter, a light armored vehicle crewman with 4th Light Armored Vehicle Reconnaissance Battalion and a Grenada, West Indies, native, helps children climb down from an LAV-25AZ during the annual Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Air Show Sept. 30. This year’s air show theme is “A Salute to San Diego: Birthplace of Naval Aviation.” It features demonstrations by various civilian and military performers including the Blue Angels and a Marine Corps Air Ground Task Force.



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This work, Annual air show draws crowds [Image 12 of 12], by Cpl Erica Kirsop, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.30.2011

Date Posted:09.30.2011 19:32

Photo ID:466087

VIRIN:110930-M-UP717-001

Resolution:5616x3744

Size:4.72 MB

Location:MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR, CA, USGlobe

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