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Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 12:09 PM PDT

US Marine Recovers From Fiery Training Accident

US Marine Recovers From Fiery Training Accident

One U.S. Marine burned in a training exercise on Camp Pendleton is up and walking and has been weaned off the ventilator, according to one published report.

Tuesday, Oct 3, 2017 at 11:09 AM PDT

Navy SEAL Dies in SoCal Sky Diving Incident

Navy SEAL Dies in SoCal Sky Diving Incident

A U.S. Navy SEAL died over the weekend in a non-training-related sky diving incident in Southern California, officials confirmed.

Monday, Oct 2, 2017 at 12:13 AM PDT

Veterans Return From Honor Flight After Trip Canceled

Veterans Return From Honor Flight After Trip Canceled

For almost a decade Honor Flight San Diego has been flying hundreds of veterans to Washington, D.C. Sunday night 79 veterans returned from their Tour of Honor.

Sunday, Oct 1, 2017 at 12:46 PM PDT

Vietnam Veterans Recognized for Humanitarian Rescue

Vietnam Veterans Recognized for Humanitarian Rescue

After Saigon fell, the USS Kirk returned to the Vietnamese coast to rescue thousands of refugees escaping Communism.

Saturday, Sep 30, 2017 at 01:25 PM PDT

'Animal Remains' in Camp Pendleton Water Systems: Inspection

'Animal Remains' in Camp Pendleton Water Systems: Inspection

The United States Marine Corps (USMC) was ordered by federal environmental officials to clean, refill and test two public water systems at Camp Pendleton after the remains of small animals were discovered in...

Friday, Sep 29, 2017 at 08:18 AM PDT

Air Force Academy Superintendent Tells Cadets to 'Get Out' If They Don't Respect Others

Air Force Academy Superintendent Tells Cadets to 'Get Out' If They Don't Respect Others

Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria spoke passionately about that "horrible language and horrible ideas" to his cadets in Colorado after the slurs were posted on dormitory message boards at the academy's Preparatory School.

Tuesday, Sep 26, 2017 at 01:20 PM PDT

Camp Pendleton-Based Lieutenant Breaks Gender Barrier

Camp Pendleton-Based Lieutenant Breaks Gender Barrier

A U.S. Marine lieutenant will be the first female officer assigned to the infantry.

Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 at 11:47 PM PDT

Miramar Air Show Remembers Vietnam Vets With Mobile Wall

Miramar Air Show Remembers Vietnam Vets With Mobile Wall

The air show wrapped up on Sunday, and this year there was a special remembrance for Vietnam vets who for many years after they came home did not get the recognition they deserved.

Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 at 02:22 PM PDT

All-Veteran Jet Team Barrel Rolls Into the Miramar Air Show

All-Veteran Jet Team Barrel Rolls Into the Miramar Air Show

Stunt flying at the Miramar Air Show is not for the faint of heart, and the members of the Patriots jet team know a little something about courage – they’re all veterans.

Friday, Sep 22, 2017 at 06:52 AM PDT

Blue Angels in Town for MCAS Miramar Air Show

Blue Angels in Town for MCAS Miramar Air Show

NBC 7's Gaby Rodriguez reports on the weekend event that offers free admission.

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