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MCAS BEAUFORT • MCAS CHERRY POINT • MCAS NEW RIVER
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MISSION

The mission of 2nd MAW is to conduct air operations in support of the Marine Forces to include offensive air support, antiair warfare, assault support, aerial reconnaissance, electronic warfare, and control of aircraft and missiles.

 

 

 

 LATEST VIDEOS

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Capt. Resfa Latigo addresses U.S. Naval Academy Midshipmen

U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Resfa G. Latigo, a logistics officer with Marine Air Support Squadron (MASS) 1, addresses midshipmen from the U.S. Naval...

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1st Lt. Kyle McCullough addresses Naval Academy Midshipman

U.S. Marine Corps 1st Lt. Kyle McCullough, a trained intelligence officer, with Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron (VMU) 2, addresses midshipman from...

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2nd Marine Aircraft Wing 80th Birthday

2nd Marine Aircraft Wing was commissioned on July 10th, 1941 and has served the United States of America with honor, courage, and commitment for the...

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Operation Rolling Thunder 21.2: CH-53E external lift of M77 howitzers

U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallions with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 464 lift M777 howitzers at Landing Zone Blue Bird, Marine Corps...

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America's Airwing uses revolutionary air-drop technology during EABO exercise

U.S. Marines with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 461, practice using a Joint Precision Airdrop System (JPADS) at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune,...

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Marines fire powerful M134 Minigun in close air support training

U.S. Marines with Marine Light Attack Squadron (HMLA) 269, provide close air support against a simulated enemy at Marine Corps Air-Ground Combat...

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Marines provide close air support with UH-1Y Venom helicopters

This B-Roll package contains footage of Marines with Marine Light Attack Squadron (HMLA) 269 flying, landing, piloting, and providing close air...

 

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LEADERS

Major General Michael S. Cederholm
2D MAW Commanding General

Major General Cederholm is a native of North Carolina, and grew up in New Hartford, Connecticut.

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Colonel Stephen J. Acosta
2D MAW Assistant Wing Commander

Stephen J. Acosta graduated from the United States Naval Academy in May of 1995 with a Bachelor of

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Sergeant Major Jacob M. Reiff
2D MAW Sergeant Major

Sergeant Major Jacob M. Reiff is a native of Wisconsin, and enlisted in the Marine Corps on 31 May

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CMDCM(AW/SW) Sandra A. Dyal
2d MAW Command Master Chief

Command Master Chief Sandra Dyal attended Recruit Training in Orlando, Florida, in May 1991 and

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