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Aug. 10, 2018

Single Marines Enjoy Nature, Camaraderie at Zion National Park

A group of Marines that traveled to Utah's Zion National Park from Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, as part of the Single Marine Program appreciated the chance to get away from it all.

Aug. 10, 2018

U.S., Malaysia Commence 24th Cooperation Afloat Exercise

The United States and Royal Malaysian navies began the Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training exercise which is designed to strengthen the navies’ partnership while ensuring Indo-Pacific maritime security, stability and prosperity.

July 31, 2018

Marine Marksmanship Instructor Enjoys Mentoring Recruits

Surrounded by a sea of recruits and the smell of hot brass, it’s easy to spot Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Estefania Patino’s campaign cover and trademark green marksmanship instructor jacket as she patrols the rifle range’s firing line, inspecting weapons and encouraging shooters as they sight in on their targets.

July 16, 2018

Fitness Programs Support Marine Corps Readiness

The Marine Corps prides itself on being the world’s finest fighting force. To help the Corps maintain this title, units and individual Marines can take advantage of force fitness instructors and various Semper Fit programs to uphold the Corps’ physical fitness standards.

May 31, 2018

Face of Defense: California Marine Returns Home to Philippines

A Marine from Castro Valley, California, returned to his original home while participating in a large-scale multilateral exercise in the Philippines.

May 1, 2018

Marine Snipers Train Throughout Deployment

U.S. Marines from the scout sniper platoon, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, are training in Jordan, side by side with professionally instructed gunman, or PIGs, and hunters of gunman, known as HOGs.

April 19, 2018

Marines Use 3-D Printer to Make Replacement Part for F-35 Fighter

Marines with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit's Combat Logistics Battalion 31 are using 3-D printing to make aircraft parts, saving time and money and avoiding logistics hurdles.

March 22, 2018

Marines Conduct Urban Breaching Training at Camp Lejeune

Marine combat engineers with 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion and infantry assaultmen with 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division blasted through barriers during an urban breaching training event.

Feb. 23, 2018

Cobra Gold 18: Allied Marines Learn Jungle Survival Skills

American and South Korean Marines were taught jungle survival skills by members of Thailand’s Marines in Sattahip, Thailand, including drinking cobra blood.

Feb. 1, 2018

Police, Canine Partners Provide Security at Marine Base

The K-9 unit assigned to the provost marshal’s office at Marine Corps Base Hawaii keeps a close nose to the ground to help preserve the peace while also providing a deterrent from hostile intent.

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