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2:02 pm on Thursday February 5, 2015
The first foreign F-35 jet was assigned to Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501 at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort was flown by the UK Senior National Representative, Pilot Hugh Nichols.
12:43 pm on Saturday November 22, 2014
Blue Angel #7 touches down aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort's flightline for preparation of the Air Station's 2015 Airshow, which returns from April 11-12, 2015.
4:30 am on Wednesday November 12, 2014
Beaufort County held its annual Veterans Day parade and ceremony on Tuesday.
11:46 am on Friday October 31, 2014
Marines, veterans and their families gathered at the Yemassee train station for the 2nd Annual Yemassee Train Depot Reunion Oct. 16.
3:13 pm on Friday September 12, 2014
The Parris Island Marine Band performed during a military appreciation football game at the Justin M. Heyward Academy in Ridgeland, S.C., Sept. 5.
3:11 pm on Friday September 12, 2014
Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501 executed the first F-35B Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter flight supported entirely by Marine maintenance on September 4.
10:09 am on Monday September 8, 2014
The Marine Corps' only F-35B Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter training squadron completed their first F-35B Lightning II takeoff supported entirely by Marine maintainers aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort on September 4.
10:41 am on Sunday August 24, 2014
The Dorchester County Sheriff plans to use its mine resistant armored vehicle, an MRAP, mainly for hurricane duty.
4:45 pm on Tuesday August 5, 2014
Herschel Walker, former NFL icon and Heisman Trophy recipient, visits with Marines and sailors of Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, Aug. 5. Walker, an anti-stigma advocate for mental health, visited the Air Station to promote behavioral well-being...
8:02 am on Saturday August 2, 2014
The F-35B arrived in Beaufort on July 17, and now the craft has completed its first vertical takeoff and landing at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The Friday landing was executed by Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501’s (VMFAT-501)...