Our Squadron is for all Marines who are or were part of Marine Air Command and Control. The name honors a small team of Marines who created an all weather bombing system in 1949 at Point Magu, California that evolved to become the Air Support Radar Team (ASRT). The equipment was sent to the Korean War as part of the 1st MAW, 1st MTACS. The radio call sign was Devastate Charlie. We are part of the Marine Corps Aviation Association. Click on the MCAA logo below for more information or to join. If you want to post stories or photos send them to craighullinger@gmail.com Semper Fi

Monday, February 9, 2015

The Blue Angels’ C-130 Hercules

The Blue Angels’ C-130 Hercules, affectionately known as "Fat Albert", flies over the Silent Drill
 Platoon on Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona on March 4, 2014. The Marine Corps pilots
 who fly the C-130 must be aircraft commander qualified with at least 1,200 flight hours. 
(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Oscar L Olive IV/Released)
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