- Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28
Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28
Active 1 October 1947 – present Country United States Allegiance United States of America Branch United States Marine Corps Role Aviation command & control Part of Marine Air Control Group 28
2nd Marine Aircraft Wing
Garrison/HQ Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point Nickname Olympians Engagements Operation Desert Storm'
Operation Enduring Freedom
Operation Iraqi Freedom
LtCol T. P. Bajus II
Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28 (MTACS-28) is a United States Marine Corps aviation command and control unit based at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point. They provide the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wings tactical headquarters and command other units within Marine Air Control Group 28.
Provide equipment, maintenance, and operations for the Tactical Air Command Center (TACC) of the Aviation Combat Element (ACE), as a component of the Marine Air-Ground Task Force (MAGTF). Equip, man, operate, and maintain the Current Operations Section of the TACC. Provide and maintain a facility for the TACC Future Operations Section; and install and maintain Associated Automated Systems.
Activated 1 October 1947 at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina as Headquarters Squadron 2, 2d Marine Aircraft Wing, Fleet Marine Force. Elements participated in Operation Desert Shield and Operation Desert Storm, Southwest Asia, August 1990 – March 1991
Re-designated 1 May 1993 as Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28, Marine Air Control Group 28, 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, Fleet Marine Force, Atlantic.
- Joint Meritorious Unit Award
- Meritorious Unit Commendation with three bronze stars
- National Defense Service Medal with two bronze stars
- United States Marine Corps Aviation
- Organization of the United States Marine Corps
- List of United States Marine Corps aviation support squadrons
- This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the United States Marine Corps.
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