Yuma, AZ 85365, USA


Digital Relocation/Welcome Guide


Welcome Aboard

Welcome to Marine Corps Air Station Yuma. You will soon become an integral part of the Marine Corps’ premier aviation training base, serving with about 4,000 fellow active-duty Marines and sailors. With access to more than 1 million acres of bombing and aviation-training ranges and superb flying weather, MCAS Yuma

Services on Station

MEDICAL Building 1175, 928-269-2700 The Branch Health Clinic’s mission is to provide safe, effective and efficient outpatient care to active-duty service members, their family members and retirees. The clinic provides basic family practice medicine. It has a full ancillary department and a limited number of specialty services. The clinic

MCAS - Past and Present

It was 1928 when Col. Benjamin F. Fly fulfilled his namesake and persuaded the federal government to lease 640 acres of cactus, brush and desert wildlife from Yuma County. For the low price of $1 per year, the government leased Fly Field for 20 years with an option for a


VMA-311 says sayonara to Japan

Story by LCpl Carlos Jimenez on 06/08/2017 Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 311 departed Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, May 31, 2017, as part of the Unit Deployment Program. Based out of Yuma, Arizona, VMA-311 is expected to be the last AV-8B Harrier squadron forward deployed to MCAS Iwakuni. "Thi

Marine unit takes steps toward leading joint forces

Story by LCpl A. J. Van Fredenberg on 06/01/2017 West Coast Marines and sailors successfully completed a joint exercise May 18 that provided the prerequisites to qualify as a joint task force headquarters. I Marine Expeditionary Force participated in a joint task force operational capability assessment for the first time

Welcome home: 11th MEU returns after seven months

Story by Cpl Harley Robinson on 05/12/2017 Marines with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 163 (Reinforced) returned from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) to Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California, May 12. Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 311 returned to MCAS Yuma, May 11, and with VMM-163 served as the
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