Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
Brainerd, Minnesota



USMC Grumman F9F-6 Cougar
Bu No 128298

VMC-2 was the original composite squadron in Marine Corps aviation. It was commissioned at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point on September 15, 1952 evolving from the former Airborne Early Warning and Electronic Counter Measures section of the Wing Headquarters Squadron. On December 1, 1955, the squadron was redesignated as VMCJ-2 after former Marine Photographic Squadron 2 (VMJ-2) was decommissioned and joined VMC-2.

©All photos are taken and copyrighted by Len Mozey.