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What is US Marine Force Recon?

Marine Force Recon is a branch of MARSOC (Marine Special Operations  Command) and their job is to locate HVT's (High Value Targets) and  other threats for the main infantry. (MORE)

Does the Marines have an air force?

Yes, they do. There are three Marine Aircraft Wings. The Marine Corps' fighting forces are composed of land assault, naval assault, and air assault. The Marines are small, but (MORE)

Can you switch from marines to air force?

It is possible to switch from the Marine Corps to the Air Force but it depends on alot of different things such as time of year , how many prior service slots are available et (MORE)
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Which vhf marine radio channel is reserved for distress calls?

channel 16 I am a former USCG Radioman. Make sure you are using a marine band radio otherwise the channels do not line up. The frequency you need is 156.800Mhz. Also the you (MORE)

Why will the Air Force not take Marines?

Because the Air Forceconsiders us to be mentally unstable. You can join the Air Force from the Marines but you need to pass a mental evaluation Last I heard was that if you ar (MORE)

If you join the marine reserves can you keep your current job?

Yes and no- MOST members of the Reserve Forces have civilian jobs. You will need to take a leave of absence from your civilian job while you undergo your initial training, and (MORE)