Cherry Point deployment scheduled Tuesday
Detachments of Marines serving with 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing squadrons are scheduled to deploy to Afghanistan in support of the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force and Operation Enduring Freedom on Tuesday
More than 60 Marines with Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28 and Marine Air Control Squadron 2 are slated to depart.
2nd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward) will be the lead aviation combat element in Southwestern Afghanistan under the command of II Marine Expeditionary Force (Fwd.), a Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune-based unit.
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