March 16, 2016
Service Leaders Make Budget Request Case Before House Panel
The Army, Navy and Air Force secretaries made their cases for the fiscal year 2017 budget requests of their respective services before the House Armed Services Committee.
March 10, 2016
Carter Visits Quantico
MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. —
Defense Secretary Ash Carter visited Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., to observe training exercises and speak with Marines. Watch videos here.
Feb. 10, 2016
Face of Defense: Air Traffic Controller Guides Troubled Harrier to Safety
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C. —
When a Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier lost its navigation system during a night mission, air traffic controller Cpl. Justin McDaniel worked with the pilot to guide the jet to a safe landing.
Feb. 3, 2016
Face of Defense: NCO Strives to Establish All-Marine Ice Hockey Team
LEWISTON, Maine —
Marine Corps Sgt. Thomas Adams persuaded a group of other sports-loving Marines from around the country to start an All-Marine ice hockey team.
Jan. 26, 2016
Face of Defense: Marine Takes Action to Prevent Suicide
MORON AIR BASE, Spain —
Suspicious Facebook posts prompted Marine Corps Sgt. Raheem Boyd to intervene and save a fellow Marine from taking his own life.
Jan. 22, 2016
Face of Defense: Student Pilot Completes Osprey Aircraft Training
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. —
Marine Corps 1st Lt. Erik Erlandson proved his skills as an MV-22B Osprey aircraft co-pilot and completed the steps toward joining the Marine Corps fleet.
Sept. 15, 2015
Face of Defense: Wounded Warriors Find Healing in Hobbies
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. —
Wounded Marines in California employ hobbies like photography and surfing as part of their recovery therapy.