March 2017 - 1st Battalion, 5th Marines and Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 161 (Reinforced) attached to the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit, conduct a Fire Support Coordination Exercise with mortars and with attack helicopters. FSC-EX is part of the 15th MEU’s Realistic Urban Training, which is the MEU’s final land-based training exercise before the first at-sea period with the America Amphibious Ready Group. The Marines of the 15th MEU undergo a series of advanced training exercises to ensure all elements of the 15th MEU are prepared to confront any obstacles they may face in their upcoming deployment.
U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Jacob Pruitt Video edited by USA Patriotism!