Next gen binoculars increase survivability for Recon, EOD Marines

Story by Kaitlin Kelly on 06/18/2018 Marines will have better situational awareness on missions in dark areas thanks to new night vision goggles. The Binocular Night Vision Goggle II, or BNVG II, is a helmet-mounted binocular that gives operators improved depth perception at night, and uses white phosphor Image Intensificatio
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Parris Island Welcomes New Commanding General

Story by Sgt Dana Beesley on 06/18/2018 Brig. Gen. Austin E. Renforth relinquished command of Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island and Eastern Recruiting Region to Brig. Gen. James F. Glynn during a change of command ceremony at the All-Weather Training Facility June 15, 2018. In attendance at the ceremony
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Coast Guard recognized for electronic aids to navigation hurricane response

Story by Walter Ham on 06/18/2018 The U.S. Coast Guard was recognized by the International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities (IALA) for its use of electronic Aids to Navigation (eATON) during the 2017 hurricane season. The members of the international technical association selected the U.S. Coast
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3's company 7's a crowd

Story by Sgt Royce Dorman on 06/18/2018 Facing movements, formations, rock inoculation drills,' and perilous bum rushes' from fellow Marines role playing as unruly crowd members are all included in the drills. Marines with India Company, 3rd Battalion 7th Marine Regiment are methodically practicing in the blistering Middle Eastern su
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MacDill reservist named Tampa PD Military Affairs Liaison

Story by SSgt Xavier Lockley on 06/18/2018 MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, FL--Beginning at an early age, Master Sgt. Sue Libertz, first sergeant 45th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, MacDill Air Force Base, FL had a clear vision for her career goals. "I've always aspired to be a police officer," Libertz said, "My
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Marine Recruiting Station Raleigh welcomes new Commanding Officer

Story by Sgt Antonio Rubio on 06/13/2018 RS Raleigh covers an area of approximately 41,000 square miles. The recruiting station is comprised of 13 Recruiting Sub-Stations, 20 Permanent Contact Stations and 1 Officer-Selection-Officer Station. Under Neikirk's charge, the station received the Superior Achievement Award for the years 2016 and 2017
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