Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point

 

Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point

Cherry Point, North Carolina
 News
Young aviators join community after receiving golden wings

By Cpl. N.W. Huertas | May 27, 2016

The Marine Corps newest naval aviators walked across the stage and received wings of gold with a warm welcome into the aviation community during a winging ceremony at the New Bern Convention Center in New Bern, May 19. MORE
2nd MAW Band strives for greatness: Supports military, local community musical needs

By Cpl. Unique B. Roberts | May 27, 2016

Approximately 35 Marines with the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing Band performed for the Salute the Troops memorial event in Garner, N.C., May 22. MORE
Generations of naval aviators gather for Marine Corps Aviation Association Symposium, Marine Aviation Summit

By Cpl. N.W. Huertas | May 27, 2016

Generations of naval aviators and current members of the aviation community gathered at the New Bern Convention Center to share visions, experiences and traditions during the 45th Annual Marine Corps Aviation Association Symposium and Marine Aviation Summit. MORE
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 MCAS Cherry Point Command

Sergeant Major
Benjamin Pangborn

Sergeant Major
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Lieutenant Colonel
Travis L. Powers

Executive Officer
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Colonel
Chris Pappas III

Commanding Officer
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Latest Announcements

Range Notification Hotline: 252-466-0051    

Military training operations Down East - March

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C. (Feb. 29, 2016) - There will be increased military activity in and around Marine Corps Outlying Landing Field Atlantic (Atlantic, N.C.) on the following dates: March 1-3, 17, 19-25.  Expect to see frequent helicopter and military vehicle activity during those periods.

U.S. Navy special boat teams will conduct surface maneuver training in the Neuse River and Pamlico Sound in the vicinity of Bombing Targets 9 and 11 on the following dates: March 1-11, 16-17.  The training will include direct live-fire machine gun operations at the bombing targets.

Ground and airborne rifle marksmanship training will be conducted at Bombing Target 11, March 1-3 and March 15.

Boaters and hunters should remain clear of the restricted areas surrounding Bombing Targets 9 and 11 in the Pamlico Sound.

DOD political activities guidance
As political campaigning ramps up with the approach of a presidential election year, service members are reminded that there are specific Department of Defense restrictions regarding service member participation in political activities.
DOD has a longstanding policy of encouraging military personnel to carry out the obligations of citizenship, and certain political activities are permitted, such as voting and making a personal monetary donation.
However, active duty members will not engage in partisan political activities, and all military personnel will avoid the inference that their political activities imply or appear to imply DOD sponsorship, approval or endorsement of a political candidate, campaign or cause.
Examples of political activities that are prohibited include campaigning for a candidate, soliciting contributions, marching in a partisan parade and wearing the uniform to a partisan event.  For a complete list of permissible and prohibited activities, please consult DOD Directive 1344.10, Political Activities by Members of the Armed Forces (reference (c)). 

ORDER PROHIBITS USE OF CATFISH LAKE ROAD
An unpaved road frequently used by Eastern North Carolina Marines and Sailors is now effectively prohibited for use by military personnel, according to a new order.

The II Marine Expeditionary Force and Marine Corps Installations East joint order, 5100.3 was signed into policy March 19, 2010. The Order is punitive in nature, and service members found in violation are punishable under Article 92 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice.

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OFF-LIMITS ESTABLISHMENTS
An "off-limits" area / establishment is defined as any vehicle, conveyance, place, structure, building, or area prohibited to military personnel to use, ride, visit, or enter during the period in which it may be declared off-limits. As a matter of policy, the change of ownership, management or name of any off-limits establishment does not, in and of itself, revoke the off-limits restrictions.

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 MCAS Cherry Point Wastewater Report

The North Carolina Clean Water Act of 1999 requires owners of a wastewater treatment works to make a System Annual Performance Report available to their customers upon request.

An annual performance report for CY2015 has been prepared and may be obtained free of charge by contacting Timothy Lawrence of the MCAS Cherry Point Environmental Affairs Department at 466-2754.                        

 

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Commanding Officer
Postal Service Center Box 8003
Marine Corps AIr Station
Cherry Point, NC 28533-0003

 Base Information  (252) 466-2811
 Military Personnel Locator  (252) 466-2811
 Civilian Personnel Locator  (252) 466-2109
 Facilities Maintenance
 Emergency Line:
 (252) 466-4363
 (252) 466-4364
 Transient Officer Quarters
 (TOQ)
 (252) 466-5169 / 3359
 Transient Enlisted Quarters
 (TEQ)
 (252) 466-3060
 Noise Complaint Hotline  (252) 466-1092
 Command Duty Officer  (252) 466-5236

  The DSN Prefix for MCAS Cherry Point is '582' 

   Range Notification: (252) 466-0015

 

 
   
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