Man vs. Machine
Deputy Chief Phil Higgins an instructor from P.L Vulcan Fire Training shows how to properly light and use a torch aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, July 25. P.L. Vulcan Fire Training is a team with combined over 40 years of experience in the fire and emergency services field who travel from Brooklyn, New York to teach different departments these lifesaving skills. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Aidan Parker)
Man vs. Machine
Two firemen watch an instructor demonstrate a technique for fire training aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort Thursday, July 25. The firefighters from not just the air station but Burton Fire District along with many others conducted hands-on training during the Man vs. Machine course taught by P.L. Vulcan Fire Training Concepts. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Aidan Parker)
Man vs. Machine
A firefighter from Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort Fire and Emergency Services cuts an iron plate using a burning rod of metal aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, July 25. This was taught to the first responders in order to combat full mechanical entrapment of a person. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Aidan Parker)
Man vs. Machine
First Responders from multiple departments throughout South Carolina preform a lever technique on a downed aircraft aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, July 25. The lever technique is important for first responders because it doesn’t require many resources to accomplish, training as a team helps keep our interoperability between departments high. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Aidan Parker)
Beaufort celebrates 64th annual Water Festival
Col. Timothy Miller walks during the 64th annual Beaufort Water Festival Grand Parade in downtown Beaufort, July 20. Miller is the commanding officer of Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort.
Beaufort celebrates 64th annual Water Festival
Members of the Parris Island Marine Corps Island Band perform during the opening ceremony of the Beaufort Water Festival, July 12. The Parris Island Marine Band's primary mission is to provide musical support for recruit graduations and other military ceremonies and events.
Beaufort celebrates 64th annual Water Festival
Members of the Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island color guard take part in the opening ceremony of the Beaufort Water Festival in downtown Beaufort, July 12.
Fightertown Marines rescue lowcountry civilians from drowning
Explosives Ordnance Disposal technicians Gunnery Sgt. Keith Losordo and Sgt. Joshua Alexander pose for a photo aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, July 11. Losordo and Alexander saved two people from drowning in Port Royal, July 4th.
MCAS Beaufort Leaders

Colonel Timothy P. Miller
MCAS Beaufort Commanding Officer
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Lt. Col. James H. Banton, Jr.
MCAS Beaufort Executive Officer
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Sergeant Major Derrick N. Mays
MCAS Beaufort Sergeant Major
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Mission
The Mission of Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort is to continue supporting establishment operations for 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, attached II MEF units, and Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island/Eastern Recruiting Region in order to set the conditions for the enduring success of our supported commands and their missions.

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