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US Marine Corps helicopters

Created on 10 Nov, 1775 by an act of the Continental Congress, the first Marines were recruited in Tun Tavern, Philadelphia, PA. The rest is history. The worlds finest fighting force started operating helicopters in 1947. Developed vertical assault and vertical envelopment techniques. Continue to expand maneuver warfare capabilities with introduction of MV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft.




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Fast-ropes with Dogs From MV-22B Osprey, 17-Nov-14 : CAMP HANSEN, OKINAWA, Japan by Lance Cpl. Ryan Mains - After unfastening his safety belt, a Marine double checks his gear and dog’s harness. He stands up and waits for the Helicopter Rope Suspension Techniques master to allow him to grab the rope.

West Coast Last CH-46E to Davis-Monthan, 06-Nov-14 : DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE, Arizona by Cpl Owen Kimbrel — CH-46E Sea Knight helicopters with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 364 made their final flight from Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton, California, to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, Oct. 29.

US Marines Ended Afghanistan Operations, 29-Oct-14 : KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan by Staff Sgt. John Jackson – The final elements of Marine Expeditionary Brigade Afghanistan loaded onto aircraft on the Camp Bastion flightline in Afghanistan, and departed Helmand province for the final time Oct. 27.

US Marines and Romanian Forces at CINCU-14, 10-Oct-14 : CINCU, Romania by Lance Cpl Ryan Young - The roar of gunshots and explosions echoed through the mountains of Romania as Marines and the Romanian military moved forward together to bring the fight to the large enemy force waiting in the valley.

HMM-364 has redesignation ceremony, 10-Oct-14 : MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CAMP PENDLETON, CA by Cpl Raquel Barraza - Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron (HMM) 364 “Purple Foxes” held a change of command and redesignation ceremony aboard Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton, Calif., Oct. 9.

Marines deploy Ospreys to Support Ebola Fight, 08-Oct-14 : Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response Africa based in Moron, Spain is deploying 4 MV-22B Ospreys and 2 KC-130 Hercules to Liberia to join the fight against Ebola.

MV-22 Casualty Evacuation Demo starts Fleet Week, 07-Oct-14 : US COAST GUARD AIR STATION SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. by Lance Cpl Caitlin Bevel – Combat Logistics Battalion 13, 1st Marine Logistics Group, kicked off San Francisco Fleet Week 2014 with a simulated casualty evacuation by members of the Shock Trauma Platoon along the San Francisco Bay, Oct. 6.

CH-46E Sea Knight final air show flight, 01-Oct-14 : MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR, CA by Cpl. Owen Kimbrel - For decades, the CH-46E Sea Knight has served our country with honor, reliability and time tested dependability.


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Locations for this Organisation: Login to Edit    

Base / HeliportUnits of this Base/Heliport
   MCAF Kaneohe BayHMH-463 1971/now
HMLA-367 2012/now
   MCAF Quantico / Turner FieldHMX-1 1947/now
   MCAS Camp PendletonHMLA-369 1998/now
HMLA-169 1971/now
HMLAT-303 1982/now
HMLA-267 1966/now
HMLA-469 2009/now
VMM-364 2014/now
   MCAS Cherry PointVMR-1 1941/now
HMH-366 2008/now
HMLA-467 2008/now
VMU-2 1984/now
   JP MCAS FutenmaVMM-363 2013/now
VMM-265 2012/now
VMM-262 2013/now
   MCAS MiramarVMM-161 2009/now
VMM-165 2011/now
VMM-166 2010/now
HMH-361 1999/now
HMH-462 1998/now
HMH-466 1984/now
VMM-163 2011/now
VMM-764 2013/now
HMH-465 1981/now
VMM-268 2014/now
   MCAS New RiverVMM-263 2005/now
HMHT-302 1996/now
VMMT-204 1999/now
VMM-365 2009/now
HMLA-269 1971/now
VMM-162 2005/now
VMM-261 2008/now
VMM-266 2008/now
HMLA-167 1971/now
HMH-461 1957/now
VMM-264 2009/now
VMX-22 2003/now
HMH-464 1981/now
   MCAS YumaYuma H&HS
   ES Moron Air BaseSP-MAGTF 2013/now
   NAS JRB New OrleansHMLA-773 2011/now
   NSF AnacostiaHMX-1
   Robins AFBHMLA-773 2010/now
   Twentynine PalmsVMU-1 1987/now
   Wrightstown / McGuire AFB / Dix LakehurstHMH-772 2011/now
HMLA-773 2011/now



Models in this Organisation: Login to Edit    

ModelDel'dFromTo
  sikorsky s-92 Helibus 2020
  kaman K-1200 K-MAX 2011
  bell UH-1Y Venom 2005
  bell v-22 Osprey 2522000
  sikorsky VH-60N Whitehawk 91989
  sikorsky s-80 H-53E 1801979
  sikorsky VH-3D Sea King 111975
  bell VH-1N 619711992
  bell UH-1N 20519712014
  sikorsky VH-53D 21968
  bell 209 ah-1 cobra 3591968
  sikorsky s-65 H-53 28219662012
  bell UH-1B Iroquois2019661968
  bell TH-1E Iroquois2019651986
  bell UH-1E Iroquois 21019641986
  kaman seasprite 1119641970
  B-V 107M H-46 Sea Knight 6001962
  sikorsky VH-3A Sea King 819621978
  sikorsky HUS-1Z / VH-34D Seahorse19571962
  sikorsky s-56 H-37 19561970
  sikorsky s-58 H-34 56319551971
  kaman H-43 Huskie 831953??
  sikorsky s-52 H-18 HO5S 791952??
  sikorsky s-55 H-19 19511960
  piasecki PV-1819491964




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