Most people spent high school partying, or hanging out at friends’ houses, but not Lance Cpl. Cierra Prescod, a native of Decatur, Georgia. Read more

Lt. Col. Christian Ward relinquished command of the Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training to Lt. Col Chris Kinsey at Marine Corps Air Station New River, Friday. After relinquishing command, Ward retired after 27 years of service. Read more

A group of wide-eyed, excited Marines assigned to the Squadron Intelligence Training Certification Course boarded a CH-53E Super Stallion as it prepared to fly them from Marine Corps Air Station New River, to Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, May 16. Read more

Marine Corps Air Station New River’s Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting division won first in the 26th Annual Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting Rodeo on the station, May 20. Four teams came out to participate in the seven events that made up the rodeo. Read more

Marines watch as a CH-53 Super Stallion cargo helicopter lands on a field during a Memorial Day Ceremony in New Rochelle, N.Y., May 29, 2017. Marines, Sailors and Coast Guardsmen are in New York to interact with the public, demonstrate capabilities and teach the people of New York about Amer… Read more

Kert Lang leads participants through situations during a table top exercise at Marine Corps Air Station New River, N.C., May 24, 2017. The purpose of the exercise is to ensure station maximum readiness during any type of environmental crisis. One of the situations the participants worked pvw… Read more

Marine Corps Air Station New River’s Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society hosted their annual volunteer award recognition ceremony at the Officers’ Club, May 12. This year’s theme was the Kentucky Derby. Attendees dressed for the event with large hats and bright colors. Read more

Boston University would like to recognize Curtis Alexander as our 2017 Spotlight Graduate. Curtis is a major in the U.S. Air Force who was a prior enlisted Airman and is a MV-22 Osprey Evaluator Pilot currently assigned to Detachment 1, 58th Operations Group, Marine Corps Air Station New River. Read more

Joshua Lowe is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. Raised in Tennessee, Joshua enlisted in the Marine Corps in 2011 where he was first stationed in Okinawa, Japan for two years. In 2013 he moved to Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune where he deployed with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit. Read more

Couples from Marine Aircraft Group 26 and the surrounding area attended a one-day Chaplain Religious Enrichment Development Organization Marriage Enrichment Retreat on Marine Corps Air Station New River, April 29. The purpose of the retreat is to give couples the tools they need to strengthe… Read more

Volunteers from around Marine Corps Air Station New River attended an appreciation ceremony in their honor at the New River Officers’ Club, April 27. During the ceremony 11 volunteers and two organizations were honored. One stood out among the many. Read more

Marines from across the Marine Corps train in the Helicopter Rope Suspension Techniques course on Marine Corp Base Camp Lejeune, April 13. Students go through the two-week course learning how to become an HRST Master. Read more

Marine Corps Air Station New River Marines, Sailors, Department of Defense civilians and station residents are invited to participate in Spring Clean 2017 Apr. 17 through 21. The air station is putting on the event to promote safety, health, wellness and overall appearance of the community. Read more

Marines from Marine Corps Air Station New River’s Mess hall competed in and won the Chef of the Quarter competition on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, March 28. It was Cpl. Reggina Dixon and Lance Cpl. Samantha MangiaSosa’s first time at the competition. Read more

The Naval Air Technical Data and Engineering Service Center assists Marines and Sailors working with the Sikorsky CH-53E Super Stallion and the Bell UH-1Y Venom on Marine Corps Air Station New River. Read more

Waste is created by Marine Corps Air Station New River every day. Marine squadrons put it in the proper container but where does it go from there? A little known place better known by its acronym, CHRIMP. Read more

Lt. Col. Stephen Pirrotta took command of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 261 from Lt. Col. Mark Franko during a change of command ceremony held on Marine Corps Air Station New River, March 9. Read more

When Cpl. Callahan Brown sees an opportunity to do something, she takes it. Brown is an adjutant for Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 26 on Marine Corps Air Station New River and is taking as many chances as she can to become anything she puts her mind to. Read more

Col. Sean Salene relinquished command of Marine Aircraft Group 29 to Col. Robert Morgan during a change of command ceremony held on Marine Corps Air Station New River, Feb. 10. Read more

It’s been a while since I’ve written so I’d like open by wishing a belated Happy New Year to the station community. This year promises to be another active year aboard the Station with no shortage of challenges, but also a year with plenty of opportunities. From a station perspective, you’ll… Read more

Marines with the New River Tax Center assisted service members with Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 26 in filing their taxes at their headquarters on Marine Corps Air Station New River, Jan. 31 and Feb. 2. Read more

The Marine Corps creates a brotherhood among its members. Some Marines form a bond stronger than the many and find friends they will have forever. Read more

All eyes were facing one Marine, one man standing at nearly 6 feet tall, towering over many with his broad shoulders and stout upper body as he was promoted to master sergeant of Marines at the High Intensity Tactical Training Center on Marine Corps Air Station New River, Jan. 13. Read more

Chief Warrant Officer Jeffery Dovan was recognized for winning the physical fitness category of the U.S. Marine Corps Mobile Application Challenge during the 10th annual Commands, Controls, Communications, Computers, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Summit in Ch… Read more