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■ Amphibious Ops: Plotting a course for the Corps.
■ Dawn Blitz 2013: Scenario-driven training puts capabilities to the test.
■ Operational Partners: The U.S. Marine Corps in Australia.
■ Coming Home: Resetting the Corps after Afghanistan.
■ Sustaining the Harrier: Bridging STOVL to the next decade.
■ Energy Footprint: Tools to reduce consumption in the field.
ALSO IN SEPTEMBER
■ ‘Additive Manufacturing:’ Beyond 3D printing.
■ Ship Noise: Experiments to mitigate hearing loss.
■ After Deepwater: Coast Guard spill-recovery operations in the Gulf.
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