September 2016 - U.S. Marines with Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron One (MAWTS-1) and marines with 1st Transport Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group conduct an external lift with a CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter during Weapons and Tactics Instructor Course (WTI) 1-17 at Auxiliary Airfield 2, Yuma, Arizona.
WTI is a seven week training event hosted by Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron One (MAWTS-1) cadre which emphasizes operational integration of the six functions of Marine Corps aviation in support of a Marine Air Ground Task Force. MAWTS-1 provides standardized advanced tactical training and certification of unit instructor qualifications to support Marine aviation Training and Readiness and assists in developing and employing aviation weapons and tactics.
U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Victoria A. Taylor Video edited by USA Patriotism!