The 386th welcomes new commander

Story by Capt. Stephen Hudson on 07/11/2019 The 386th Air Expeditionary Wing held a change of command ceremony July 11, 2019 as Col. Patrick Schlichenmeyer relinquished command of the wing to Col. Rodney Simpson. Simpson accepted the 386th guidon from Maj. Gen. Alexus G. Grynkewich, the 9th Air Expeditionary Task
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SPMAGTF-CR-AF 19.2 supports an English summer camp

Story by Cpl Margaret Gale on 07/11/2019 MORON AIR BASE, Spain U.S. Marines with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 19.2, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, participated in a community relations event with students from La Inmaculada charter school on Moron Air Base, Spain, July 2, 2019. During the
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From enlisted marine to 100th ARW commander: dreams, hard work pay off

Story by SrA Benjamin Cooper on 07/10/2019 At first glance, Col. Troy Pananon, 100th Air Refueling Wing commander, seems to be what many U.S. Airmen would expect a U.S. Air Force wing commander to be: energetic, driven, sociable and of course, intelligent. What might not be apparent are the struggle
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Field to Pitch - Marine Takes On Two Sports for Armed Forces

Story by CPO Patrick Gordon on 07/10/2019 Captain Kate Herren strikes the imposing model of a Marine lean, energetic, and a look of determination in her eyes as she faces her opponents. Advancing up the field with her fellow Marines, she and her team seem unstoppable; taking blow after blow
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John Farritor's historic life

Story by Cpl Megan Roses on 07/10/2019 John Farritor enlisted in the Marine Corps July 2, 1941. After completing basic training on Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, he was assigned to the 3rd Marine Division on Camp Elliot, now known as Marine Corps Air Station Miramar. Almost a year
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NAS Pensacola Air Traffic Controllers Keep Skies Safe Above 'Cradle of Naval Aviation'

PENSACOLA, Fla. At any given moment during peak air travel times, there are an estimated 5,000 aircraft in U.S. airspace approximately 44,000 flights operating daily, according to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Although much of that traffic is centered around metropolitan areas, the air traffic above Naval Air Station (NAS)
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