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Aviator of the Year

Maj. Robert Weingart, a pilot with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 469, received the Alfred A. Cunningham Marine Aviator of the Year award for his action in Afghanistan.
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Photo: A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53 Super Stallion helicopter lands at Camp Al-Galail, Qatar, to drop off several Marines, assigned to Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marines, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, for Exercise Eagle Resolve 2013 April 21. Eagle Resolve is an annual, multi-national naval, land and air exercise designed to enhance regional cooperative defense efforts of the Gulf Cooperation Council and U.S. Central Command. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kenny Holston

A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53 Super Stallion helicopter lands at Camp Al-Galail, Qatar, to drop off several Marines for Exercise Eagle Resolve 2013 April 21.
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Balikatan

U.S. and Philippine Marines perform jungle survival training at Camp O’Donnell in Tarlac Province, Philippines as part of Balikatan 2013.
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Photo:Landing support specialists back away after connecting a Humvee to a U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B Osprey during external lift training at Subic Bay, Philippines, during exercise Freedom Banner 2013 on April 11, 2013. The training was the first time an Osprey has conducted an external lift with the USNS Sacagawea. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Kasey Peacock

Landing support specialists back away after connecting a Humvee to a U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B Osprey during external lift training at Subic Bay, Philippines.
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Photo: Philippine Marine Sgt. Bimbo Busico, a Cebu Province native and jungle environment survival training instructor with Force Reconnaissance Battalion, teaches U.S. Marines and sailors from the Combat Logistics Regiment 35, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, III Marine Expeditionary Force, jungle survival techniques April 8 during a field training exercise part of Balikatan 2013 at Camp O'Donnell, Philippines. BK13 is an annual bilateral exercise between the Armed Forces of the Philippines and U.S. forces to enhance interoperability, improve military-to-military relations, and refine combined and joint-force planning in response to humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operations. Photo by Tech. Sgt. Jerome S. Tayborn.

Philippine Marine Sgt. Bimbo Busico teaches U.S. Marines and Sailors jungle survival techniques April 8, during a field training exercise part of Balikatan 2013.
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