Marine Transport Squadron One


Marine Transport Squadron One

Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point • Cherry Point, NC
The mission of Marine Transport Squadron 1 is…
To provide Search and Rescue support to MCAS Cherry Point based aircraft as well as short and medium range rapid response/high speed multipurpose light transport of key personnel and critical logistics support to DOD. The squadron also provides wartime movement of high priority passengers and cargo with time, place, or mission-sensitive requirements flown in support of DOD-directed wartime operations and other critical Combatant Commander required worldwide wartime commitments.


Sergeant Major
Timothy S. Henshaw

VMR-1 Sergeant Major

Arthur R. Terry, II

VMR-1 Executive Officer

Lieutenant Colonel
Thomas Bedell

VMR-1 Commanding Officer

 VMR-1 Family Readiness Officer

 Theresa W. Fleming

     Office: (252) 466-5869


Do you want the most up-to-date announcements and event details?  Unit information is available exclusively on our members-only MCAS Cherry Point Marine Transport Squadron One eMarine site.  Registration is accomplished as follows:

1 -- Open your web browser and navigate to

2 -- If you have already created a user account in eMarine, login with your User Name and Password

3 -- Click on the "Find a Unit Site" button in the top right portion of the screen

4 -- Click on the Sponsor Search button

5 -- Enter the Sponsor's First Name, Last Name and Date of Birth (MMDD) and click the Search button

6 -- Select the link for MCAS Cherry Point> Marine Transport Squadron One -- Select the appropriate option to register as a Sponsor or Family Member

7 -- Follow the steps to complete your registration


 Contact Us

 Marine Transport Squadron One
 PSC Box 8017
 MCAS Cherry Point, NC 28533-0017

 Rank and Name
 APO AE 09309

 Duty Phone: (252) 466-5745

 Voting Assistance Officer: (252) 466-5256



Unit Sponsorship Coordinator

SSgt Robert Isder
252-466-7731 (DSN 582)