Archive: January, 2012

Jan. 4, 2012

Senior marine pilot discusses progress in Afghanistan

CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan (January 3, 2012) — Maj. Gen. Glenn M. Walters, the senior Marine Corps aviator in Afghanistan, commands 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward), the aviation combat element for the southwestern regional command of NATO’s International Security Assistance Force. He sat down to discuss the progress that has been made over the last 10 months in Helmand and Nimruz provinces under his command.

Jan. 3, 2012

SECDEF calls deployed Air Force NCO to ring in the New Year

KABUL Afghanistan (January 2, 2012) — The NCO picked up the phone in his office at Kabul International Airport and on the other end was the Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta who called Jan. 1, 2012, to wish him a happy New Year.