Images: Attention on deck! [Image 2 of 4]
Photo by Lance Cpl. James Marchetti
Colonel Robert C. Kuckuk, the Commanding Officer of Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., gives a tour of the station auxiliary landing field’s air traffic control tower to Maj. Gen. Juan G. Ayala, the Commander of Marine Corps Installations Command, Monday. The 198,756-square-foot landing field consists of two simulated aircraft carrier landing decks, a 72,990-square-foot aircraft direct fueling station, an air traffic control tower, air operations space, three separate helicopter landing deck replicas, installation of tramline lights, a fire maintenance building, a temporary F-35B hangar, and connecting roads and infrastructure.
Date Posted:12.04.2013 17:46
Location:YUMA, AZ, US
Hometown:EL PASO, TX, US