Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni

Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni
An F/A-18E Super Hornet launches from the flight deck of the USS Ronald Reagan. Two Navy pilots are safe after ejecting from an F/A-18 Super Hornet that “experienced a mechanical issue” over the Philippine Sea on Monday morning, a Navy statement said. NATHAN BURKE/ U.S. NAVY PHOTO
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Navy crew ejects from jet experiencing ‘mechanical issue’ over Philippine Sea

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November 12, 2018
Two Navy aviators are safe after ejecting from an F/A-18 Super Hornet that “experienced a mechanical issue” over the Philippine Sea on Monday morning, a Navy statement said.
New recruits receive their initial haircut during receiving at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Oct. 29, 2018.  JOSE GONZALEZ/U.S. MARINE CORPS
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Marines looking for 38,500 new recruits to fill gap in ranks

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November 09, 2018
Marine recruiters are confident they can pick up their pace and meet demand for the highest number of new recruits in more than a decade, officials said Thursday.
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Seth Rosenberg

Iwakuni Marines conduct squadron physical training

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November 08, 2018
U.S. Marines and Sailors with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron (H&HS) conduct squadron physical training at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, Nov. 7, 2018.
Japanese residents watch as U.S. service members from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni march during the Nanao Festival in Masuda City, Japan, Nov. 3, 2018. The service members dressed as protectors of the local samurai warriors and aristocracy in the festival that celebrates the local history and has roots dating back to the 10th century. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Andrew Jones)

US service members travel back in time becoming ancient warriors

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November 07, 2018
MASUDA CITY, Japan (Nov. 5, 2018) – U.S. service members from Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni dressed up in traditional Japanese clothing and participated in the Masuda...
Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni
Colonel Richard F. Fuerst
Sgt. Maj. Joseph S. Gregory
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