Friday Ceremony Installs Lt. Col. Pellegrino As New
Marine Corps Air Station (MCB Hawaii) welcomed
its new commanding officer Aug. 6th, during a change of command
ceremony. After two years as commanding officer of MCAS, Lt. Col.
Michael Antonio of Coral Springs, Fla., handed command over to Lt.
Col. Jeffrey “J.P.” Pellegrino. Antonio will be the new
director of Operations and Training for Marine Corps Base
Historic, monumental and simply incredible are just a few ways
to describe the milestone attained by the men and women of the
55th Wing, of Offutt AFB, NE. Today, August 9th, the Fightin'
Fifty-Fifth will surpass 20 years of continuous deployment to U.S.
Central Command's area of responsibility by its personnel and
RC-135 Rivet Joint aircraft.