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Marine Aircraft Group 39

 

 

MAG-39 Mission Statement

The mission of Marine Aircraft Group 39 is to provide combat-ready naval expeditionary forces capable of conducting task organized combat aviation support, aviation ground support, and aviation logistics.
 

MAG-39 Leaders

Colonel Nathan S. Marvel
Commanding Officer, Marine Aircraft Group 39

Col Nathan S. Marvel was born and raised in Northwest Montana.  He enlisted in the Navy in 1992 and attended the Broadened Opportunity Officer Selection Training program (BOOST) in San Diego, California.  In 1994 he accepted an appointment to the United States Naval Academy.  He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Systems Engineering in 1998

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Sergeant Major Christopher S. Gasser
Sergeant Major, Marine Aircraft Group 39

Sergeant Major Christopher S. Gasser was born in Torrance, California. He enlisted in the Marine Corps and attendedRecruit Training in November 1997 at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego. After completing the Field RadioOperators Course and Multi-Channel Equipment Operators Course, Marine Corps Communications-Electronics School inTwenty-nine

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3rd MAW News
Team O'Brien: Husband and Wife Assume Squadron Command on the Same Day  The effortless three-pointers left him in awe.Then-midshipman Michael O’Brien watched the ball sail...
First USMC F-35C squadron deploys  Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 314 of 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (MAW) has marked a key...
‘Jack of all trades’: Aces stack the deck in Afghanistan  Earlier this year, the Marine Wing Support Squadron (MWSS) 373 “Aces” returned from a six-month...
Yuma F-35B pilots go off-roading  (April 12, 2021) Third Marine Aircraft Wing’s Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 122 (VMFA-122)...
3rd Marine Aircraft Wing’s “Death Rattlers” return from historic deployment  The Death Rattlers of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 323 return from a 10-month deployment,...
3rd MAW grows as an integrated all-domain naval power  Marines with 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (MAW) prepare for the commencement of phase two of Winter...

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