1st Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company

 

1st Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company

U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Aaron Nelson, foward air controller, with Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force Crisis Response Central Command communicates with local air support as part of exercise Eager Centaur. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Aaron Nelson, foward air controller, with Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force Crisis Response Central Command communicates with local air support as part of exercise Eager Centaur. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
U.S. Marines with the Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command participate in exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Jan. 31, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. Marines with the Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command participate in exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Jan. 31, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Brian Gomez, forawrd observer, with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion 7th Marine Regiment, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command, observes simulated enemy targets during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Jan. 31, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Brian Gomez, forawrd observer, with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion 7th Marine Regiment, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command, observes simulated enemy targets during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Jan. 31, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
U.S. service members particpate in exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 1, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. service members particpate in exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 1, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
A U.S. Army AH-64 Apache attack helicopter fires at targets as part of exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 1, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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A U.S. Army AH-64 Apache attack helicopter fires at targets as part of exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 1, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
U.S. Marines with the Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command particpate in exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Jan. 31, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. Marines with the Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command particpate in exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Jan. 31, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
U.S. service members particpate in exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 1, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. service members particpate in exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 1, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
U.S. Marine Corps Capt. William Brown, foward air controller, with 1st Air Naval Gunfire Liason Company, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC), plots simulated targets during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 1, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. Marine Corps Capt. William Brown, foward air controller, with 1st Air Naval Gunfire Liason Company, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC), plots simulated targets during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 1, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
U.S. Marines with the Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command particpate in exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Jan. 31, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. Marines with the Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command particpate in exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Jan. 31, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
U.S. Marine Corps Capt. William Brown, foward air controller, with 1st Air Naval Gunfire Liason Company, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC), observes simulated targets during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 1, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. Marine Corps Capt. William Brown, foward air controller, with 1st Air Naval Gunfire Liason Company, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC), observes simulated targets during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 1, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Sheldon Muse, radio operator with 1st Air Naval Gunfire Liason Company and Cpl. Jeremy Naughton, forward observer, with 1st Batallion, 11th Marine Regiment, both attached to Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC), observe simulated enemy positions during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 2, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Sheldon Muse, radio operator with 1st Air Naval Gunfire Liason Company and Cpl. Jeremy Naughton, forward observer, with 1st Batallion, 11th Marine Regiment, both attached to Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC), observe simulated enemy positions during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 2, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Austin Miranda, mortarman, with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion 7th Marine Regiment, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC), uses a aiming stake to sight in on simulated enemy targets during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 2, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Austin Miranda, mortarman, with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion 7th Marine Regiment, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC), uses a aiming stake to sight in on simulated enemy targets during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 2, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Austin Miranda, mortarman, with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion 7th Marine Regiment, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC), loads a 60mm mortar round during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 2, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
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U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Austin Miranda, mortarman, with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion 7th Marine Regiment, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC), loads a 60mm mortar round during exercise Eager Centaur in an undisclosed location, Southwest Asia, Feb. 2, 2016. Eager Centaur is conducted to complete initial joint terminal attack controller training and exercise the MAGTF Fire Support Coordination Center, to include combined arms live fire tactics, techniques and procedures. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Akeel Austin/Released)
Mission

"Provide Marine Air Ground Task Force Commanders a liaison capability with foreign area expertise to plan, coordinate, employ and conduct terminal control of fires in support of joint, allied and coalition forces"

Translation -- Our teams provide direct support to the various Joint, Allied, Coalition and Special Operations forces working within Marine Corps battlespace and conduct the coordination and deconfliction required in order for their commanders to access Marine Corps close air support, artillery, rockets and naval gunfire.

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