Ximena Rice secures ear protection over her  10-month-old daughter Isabella as an F/A-18 touches down nearby during  flight carrier landing practices Friday morning at MCAS Beaufort. The  Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 251 hosted a family day where spouses and  family were able to see the type of training that occurs prior to  deployment.
Ximena Rice secures ear protection over her 10-month-old daughter Isabella as an F/A-18 touches down nearby during flight carrier landing practices Friday morning at MCAS Beaufort. The Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 251 hosted a family day where spouses and family were able to see the type of training that occurs prior to deployment. Sarah Welliver
Ximena Rice secures ear protection over her 10-month-old daughter Isabella as an F/A-18 touches down nearby during flight carrier landing practices Friday morning at MCAS Beaufort. The Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 251 hosted a family day where spouses and family were able to see the type of training that occurs prior to deployment. Sarah Welliver

Families of Beaufort Marines get behind-the-scenes look at critical training

February 24, 2012 06:25 PM

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