Images: 1st MAW CG visits Marines, Royal Thai Air Force [Image 2 of 5]
Photo by Cpl. Vanessa Jimenez
U.S. Marine Maj. Gen. Christopher S. Owens, left, shakes hands with Royal Thai Air Force Group Capt. Narong Intachat Feb. 10 during a visit to Wing One Royal Thai Air Force Base, Nakhon Ratchasima, Kingdom of Thailand. Owens visited the Marine forces air combat element participating in Cobra Gold 2013 and gave words of encouragement during a mass briefing for Thai and U.S. forces. Thailand and the U.S. are committed to working together in areas of common interest for the betterment of regional security. CG 13, in its 32nd iteration, is designed to advance regional security and ensure effective response to regional crises by exercising a robust multinational force from nations sharing common goals and security commitments in the Asia-Pacific region. Owens is the commanding general of 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, III Marine Expeditionary Force. Intachat is commanding officer of Wing One Royal Thai Air Force Base.
Date Posted:02.13.2013 08:10
Location:NAKHON RATCHASIMA, TH