U.S. Marines Conduct Maintenance, Flight Operations on Camp Bastion

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Marines Corps Lance Cpl. Jason D. Launder, left, and U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Noe L. Munoz troubleshoot and replace the landing gear system on an AV-8B Harrier aircraft on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 9, 2013. Launder, an avionics technician, and Munoz, a collateral duty inspector, are both with Marine Attack Squadron 311. Maintenance was conducted to ensure the aircraft met the operational standards for flight. U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marines Corps Lance Cpl. Jason D. Launder, left, and U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Noe L. Munoz troubleshoot and replace the landing gear system on an AV-8B Harrier aircraft on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 9, 2013. Launder, an avionics technician, and Munoz, a collateral duty inspector, are both with Marine Attack Squadron 311.  U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Jason D. Launder replaces the landing gear system inside an AV-8B Harrier aircraft on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 9, 2013. Launder is an avionics technician with Marine Attack Squadron 311. U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Jason D. Launder replaces the landing gear system inside an AV-8B Harrier aircraft on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 9, 2013. Launder is an avionics technician with Marine Attack Squadron 311.

 U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Michael R. Pruitt inspects an AV-8B Harrier aircraft on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 9, 2013. Pruitt is a work center supervisor with Marine Attack Squadron 311. U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Tucker W. Edwards inspects an AV-8B Harrier aircraft on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 9, 2013. Edwards is an ordnance technician with Marine Attack Squadron 311. U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Jacob M. Mulrenin waits for an AV-8B Harrier aircraft to be inspected on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 9, 2013. Mulrenin  is a plane captain with Marine Attack Squadron 311. U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Mitchell Scott inspects and prepares an AV-8B Harrier aircraft on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 9, 2013. Scott is the commanding officer of Marine Attack Squadron 311.  U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marines Corps Lt. Col. Mitchell Scott, left, and U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Jose Jesus Cervantes signal each other on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 9, 2013. Scott, a commander officer, and Cervantes, a collateral duty inspector, are both with Marine Attack Squadron 311. U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marines Corps Lt. Col. Mitchell Scott, top, and U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Jose Jesus Cervantes signal an AV-8B Harrier aircraft is safe for launch on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Aug. 9, 2013. Scott, a commander officer, and Cervantes, a collateral duty inspector, are both with Marine Attack Squadron 311. U.S. Marine Corps photo Sgt. Gabriela Garcia