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USMC - World
Dubbed as Dark Nightmare and painted as such during its Japan deployment in 2010.
Photo: LtCol Annibale, USMC
Ahmed al Jaber (OKAJ)
Rwy: 15R/33L, 15L/33R
Pos: 28°56'05"N 047°47'31"E
Elev: 409 ft
Aviation Combat Element Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
SP-MAGTF CR CC

VMM-America MV-22 Red Dragons YZ-xx
Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response - Central Command

Futenma (Japan) (ROTM)
MCAS
Rwy: 06/24
Pos: 26°16'28"N 127°45'23"E
Elev: 247 ft
Group Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
MAG-36

VMM-262 MV-22B Flying Tigers ET-xx


VMM-265 MV-22B Dragons EP-xx


MWHS-1 UC-35D (SZ)-xx
MCAS Futenma

H&HS UC-12F
UC-35D
(5F)

Iwakuni (RJOI)
MCAS
Rwy: 02/20
Pos: 34°08'42"N 132°14'49"E
Elev: 10ft
Group Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
MAG-12

VMFA(AW)-121 F-35B Green Knighta VK-xx
MAG-36

VMGR-152 KC-130J Sumos QD-xxx
MAG-12

VMFA(AW)-242 F/A-18D Bats DT-xx
MCAS Iwakuni

H&HS UC-12F (5G)

Palmerola/Coronel Enrique Soto Cano AB (MHSC)
Rwy: 17/35
Pos: 14°22'56"N 087°37'16"W
Elev: 2061 ft
Aviation Combat Element Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
SP-MAGTF SC

HMH-366 CH-53E Hammerheads HH-..
Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force - Southern Command

Sevilla/Morón (LEMO)
Morón de la Frontera
Rwy: 02/20
Pos: 37°10'30"N 005°36'57"W
Elev: 287 ft
Aviation Combat Element Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
SP-MAGTF CR A

VMGR-252 KC-130J Otis BH-xxx


VMM-764 MV-22B Moonlight ML-xx


Base flight UC-12W
Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response - Arika

LHA-5 USS Peleliu (Ship)
Tarawa class - homeport: San Diego (CA)
Pos: 32°39'44"N 117°07'19"W
Group Ship Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge


LHA-5
San Diego, Ca.
USS Peleliu

Seen while leaving the Kandahar ramp for another sortie is this AH-1 Whiskey. Being gradually superseded by the Zulu models they will provide valuable support to the troops in the future as well.
Photo: 165333/SN-24, HMLA-169, Kandahar, 1 April 2009
LHD-1 USS Wasp (Ship)
Wasp class - homeport: Norfolk (VA)
Pos: 36°57'03"N 076°19'50"W
Group Ship Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
22nd MEU

LHD-1
Norfolk, Va.
MV-22B (VMM-264)
CH-53E
UH-1Y
AH-1Z
AV-8B
MH-60S
USS Wasp EH-0x/1x
EH-2x
EH-3x
EH-4x
EH-5x

LHD-2 USS Essex (Ship)
Wasp class - homeport: Sasebo, Japan
Pos: 33°09'35"N 129°42'47"E
Group Ship Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
15th MEU

LHD-2
San Diego, CA
MV-22B (VMM-166)
CH-53E
UH-1Y
AH-1Z
AV-8B
MH-60S (HSC-23)
USS Boxer YX-0x/1x
YX-2x
YX-3x
YX-4x
YX-5x
WC-..
13th MEU

LHD-4
San Diego, Ca.
MV-22B (VMM-161)
CH-53E
UH-1Y
AH-1W
AV-8B
MH-60S (HSC-21)
USS Essex YR-0x/1x
YR-2x
YR-3x
YR-4x
YR-5x
VR-..

LHD-3 USS Kearsarge (Ship)
Wasp class - homeport: Norfolk (VA)
Pos: 36°57'03"N 076°19'50"W
Group Ship Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
26th MEU

LHD-3
Norfolk, VA.
MV-22B (VMM-162)
CH-53E
UH-1Y
AH-1W
AV-8B
MH-60S (HSC-28)
USS Kearsage YS-0x/1x
YS-2x
YS-3x
YS-4x
YS-5x
BR-xx

LHD-5 USS Bataan (Ship)
Wasp class - homeport: Norfolk (VA)
Pos: 36°57'03"N 076°19'50"W
Group Ship Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
22nd MEU

LHD-5
Norfolk, Va.
MV-22B (VMM-263)
CH-53E
UH-1Y
AH-1W
AV-8B
MH-60S
USS Bataan EG-0x/1x
EG-2x
EG-3x
EG-4x
EG-5x

LHD-6 USS Bonhomme Richard (Ship)
Wasp class - homeport: San Diego (CA)
Pos: 32°39'44"N 117°07'19"W
Group Ship Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
31st MEU

LHD-6
Sasebo, Japan
MV-22B (VMM-262)
CH-53E
UH-1N
AH-1W
AV-8B
MH-60S
USS Bon Homme Richard ET-0x/1x
ET-2x
ET-3x
ET-4x
ET-5x

CH-53E of HMH-361 seen here deployed with HMH-West in Afghanistan.
Photo: 161997/YN-54, HMH-West, Kandahar, 1 April 2009
LHD-7 USS Iwo Jima (Ship)
Wasp class - homeport: Norfolk (VA)
Pos: 36°57'03"N 076°19'50"W
Group Ship Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
24th MEU

LHD-7
Norfolk, Va.
MV-22B (VMM-365)
CH-53E
UH-1Y
AH-1W
AV-8B
MH-60S
USS Iwo Jima YM-0x/1x
YM-2x
YM-3x
YM-4x
YM-5x

LHD-8 USS Makin Island (Ship)
Wasp class - homeport: San Diego (CA)
Pos: 32°39'44"N 117°07'19"W
Group Ship Aircraft Type(s) Name Modex Badge
11th MEU

LHD-8
San Diego, Ca.
MV-22B (VMM-163)
CH-53E
UH-1Y
AH-1Z
AV-8B
MH-60S
USS Makin Island YP-0x/1x
YP-2x
YP-3x
YP-4x
YP-5x

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