MCJROTC Cadets Visit Quantico and Naval Academy

Marine Corps JROTC students recently visited the Quantico National Cemetery, the Presidential helicopter squadron, HMX-1 and the National Museum of the Marine Corps.
Quantico Chow Hall
The second day of the trip took the cadets to the Patuxent River, Naval Air Station, Patuxent River, MD. They visited a helicopter squadron, a tilt-rotor squadron, a Global Hawk squadron and a classified research and development lab. The cadets had the opportunity to “fly” a number of simulators!
HMX-1 Group Pic
The last day the cadets visited the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. They toured the campus and also attended the USNA vs. SMU football game.
MC Museum Foyer copy
The extended time with their instructors, Major Petruzziello and Staff Sergeant Strong, as invaluable as well.
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