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Recent News Stories

2nd Force Recon swiftly trains close-quarters tactics 2nd Force Recon swiftly trains close-quarters tactics
Navigating narrow hallways, clearing small rooms and extracting unknown targets safely were the objectives of a Marine with 2nd Force Reconnaissance Detachment 6 at...
2nd MAW Marines participate in Exercise Lagoon Breach 2nd MAW Marines participate in Exercise Lagoon Breach
More than 100 Marines with 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing at Marine Corp Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., participated in Exercise Lagoon Breach at Marine Corps Outlying...
High demands, no pressure: 1/2 prepares for Pacific assignment High demands, no pressure: 1/2 prepares for Pacific...
Marines with 1/2 conducted a week-long field exercise for their unit deployment program geared towards their upcoming assignment in the Pacific aboard Camp Lejeune,...
Corporals Course develops new leaders Corporals Course develops new leaders
Approximately 20 Marine Corporals from 16 various Marine Occupation Specialties graduated from the II Marine Expeditionary Forces Headquarters Group sponsored...
Marines get their feet wet during swim qualification Marines get their feet wet during swim qualification
The Marines look left, look right, up and down, and then take a step forward. After an eight foot drop, they are submerged in water. They resurface and swim 25 meters.
Casualty Chaos: Marines develop lifesaving skills Casualty Chaos: Marines develop lifesaving skills
Marines with 2nd Medical Battalion, II Marine Expeditionary Force completed a four-day long CLS class with a written exam and a finale “kill-house” scenario with...


Recent Publications

The Windsock - 02.13.2014
The Windsock - 02.13.2014
Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point and 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing weekly news publication
The Windsock - 01.23.2014
The Windsock - 01.23.2014
2nd Marine Aircraft Wing & Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point weekly news publication
The Windsock - 01.09.2014
The Windsock - 01.09.2014
Year in Review
Field Report - 12.31.2013
Field Report - 12.31.2013
The Field report is a quarterly publication produced by the II Marine Expeditionary Force (Fwd)
The Windsock - 12.26.2013
The Windsock - 12.26.2013
Weekly 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing and MCAS Cherry Point newspaper
The Windsock - 12.19.2013
The Windsock - 12.19.2013
Weekly 2nd MAW and MCAS Cherry Point news


Recent Video

Conquering the Water Conquering the Water
Marines with II Marine Headquarters Group participated in a bi-annual swim qualifications at Area 5 pool aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., on March 5,...
Marines Train in Rapid Response Marines Train in Rapid Response
Marines, with 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division trained in embassy reinforcement tactics Feb. 13-15 aboard Camp Upsher, Marine Corps Base...
2nd Bn. 2nd Marines Performs Offensive, Defensive Training 2nd Bn. 2nd Marines Performs Offensive, Defensive Training
Marines with 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment perform offensive and defensive operations during multiple field exercises Feb 17-24, 2015. Machine gunners, riflemen,...
Fire Mission: 1st Battalion, 10th Marines Conduct EFSS Fire Mission: 1st Battalion, 10th Marines Conduct EFSS
Thirty-five Marines with Bravo Battery, 1st Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, conducted an Expeditionary Fire Support System Raid with the 120mm...
2nd Tanks, CLB-2, supporting units load rails for DFT to Fort Pickett 2nd Tanks, CLB-2, supporting units load rails for DFT to...
Marines with 2nd Tanks Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, and Combat Logistics Battalion 2, Combat Logistics Regiment 2, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, spent several days...
EOTG Conducts Fast Roping Course EOTG Conducts Fast Roping Course
Marines repel from helicopters during a Helicopter Rope Suspension Training (HRST) course at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune Feb. 6. Marine instructors from...


Recent Photos

2nd Force Recon swiftly trains close-quarters tactics 2nd Force Recon swiftly trains close-quarters tactics
A fire team with 2nd Force Reconnaissance Detachment 6 enters a room after throwing in a flash bang during a close-quarters tactics training event at Expeditionary...
Marines get their feet wet during swim qualification Marines get their feet wet during swim qualification
Corporal Andy Orozco, the assistant Marine Corps Instructor of Water Survival for the swim qualification, demonstrates various swimming techniques to the Marines...
Casualty Chaos: Marines develop lifesaving skills Casualty Chaos: Marines develop lifesaving skills
A Marine in a Combat Life Savers class participated in physical training prior to beginning the simulated casualty individual testing aboard Camp Lejeune, N.C., March...
8th Communication Battalion Marines conduct swim qualification 8th Communication Battalion Marines conduct swim...
Corporal Lewis Jackson, a Marine Corps Instructor of Water Survival with 8th Communication Battalion, provides further instruction for his Marines during their annual...
2nd CEB Marines counter terrorism in CIED course 2nd CEB Marines counter terrorism in CIED course
Marines with Alpha Company, 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, participated in a week-long, Counter-IED course aboard Camp Lejeune, N.C., March 2-5,...
Marines ready beam Marines ready beam
Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 6, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, attach chains to an 8,500 pound metal beam before a CH-53 Super Stallion helicopter uses either...


Recent Audio

Gunnery Sgt. Carlos Mantio
Gunnery Sgt. Carlos Mantio talks to a Marine Corps Times reporter about leadership training for non commissioned officers.
Marine Lt. Col. Craig Clemmons and other unit members
Marine Lt. Col. Craig Clemmons, with 2nd Maintenance Battalion, and others, talk to a Marine Corps Times reporter about their unit’s NCO day.
Sgt Maj Pile
Sgt Maj Pile talks to a Marine Corps Times reporter about her role for the Non Commissioned Officers Day.
Sgt. Swords
Sgt. Swords talks to a Marine Corps Times reporter about her role as a leader for the Non Commissioned Officers Day.
Cpl. Andrew Pinkham
Cpl. Andrew Pinkham talks with WRHT-FM in Greenville, NC. reporter, about the 2nd Maintenance Battalion's Family Day Open House.
Capt. David Peck
Capt. David Peck talks with WRHT-FM in Greenville, NC. Reporter, about the 2nd Maintenance Battalion's Family Day Open House.




Recent Greetings

ARFF Sports Shoutout ARFF Sports Shoutout
Pfc. Cory P. Carden, a native of Cumming, Ga., shows support for his favorite football team, the Alabama Crimson Tide. Carden is an aircraft rescue and...
VMU-2 Sport Shoutout VMU-2 Sport Shoutout
Cpl. Mitchell L. Caldwell, a native of Wadley, Ala., shows support with his fellow Marines for their favorite football team, the Alabama Crimson Tide. Caldwell is an...
MWCS-28 Marine Shows Support for Ohio State Buckeyes MWCS-28 Marine Shows Support for Ohio State Buckeyes
Cpl. Carlos Artagos VI, a native of Cleveland, Ohio, shows support for his favorite football team, the Ohio State Buckeyes, for their playoff game against the...
Cpl. Kurtis T. Schram - Sports Shoutout Cpl. Kurtis T. Schram - Sports Shoutout
Cpl. Kurtis T. Schram, a native of Newark, N.Y., shows support for his favorite football team, the Pittsburgh Steelers. Schram is an aircraft communications...
Cpl. Cruz - SUNY Buffalo Bulls Shoutout Cpl. Cruz - SUNY Buffalo Bulls Shoutout
Cpl. Ivan Cruz Jr., a native of Lockport, N.Y., shows support for his favorite college football team, the SUNY Buffalo Bulls. Cruz is a fixed-wing aircraft safety...
Cpl. Gale - Seattle Seahawks Shoutout Cpl. Gale - Seattle Seahawks Shoutout
Cpl. David B. Gale, a native of Kennewick, Wash., shows support for his favorite football team, the Seattle Seahawks. Gale is a Chemical, Biological, Radiological...