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Welcome to MCAS Yuma

Yuma is one of the oldest cities in the southwest United States. MCAS Yuma was established in 1928. During World War II in 1943, an air base was erected with the astounding speed which characterized the war effort. The base became one of the busiest flying schools in the nation. At the end of the war, all flight activity here ceased and the area was partially reclaimed by the desert. On July 7, 1951, the Air Force reactivated the base, and the 4750th Air Base Squadron resumed training as part of the Western Air Defense Forces. Yuma's Primary mission is to support aerial weapons training for the Atlantic and Pacific Fleet Marine Forces and Navy, and to serve as a base of operations for Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron-1 and Third MAW units.

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Events
  • Egg hunt, games, craft stations, pics with Easter bunny, puppet show, fun and free
    Sun, Apr 20, 2014 12:00 PM
  • Penitentiary Pint Fest will feature samples of many great craft brews from all over the Southwest and fun for all “not quite grown ups” (must be 21 to ...
    Sat, Apr 26, 2014 3:00 PM
    The Sally Port, Yuma, AZ
  • Description $16; $13 with City resident credit plus supplies Learn the basic techniques of cake decorating and create yummy art pieces.  If registerin ...
    Sat, Apr 19, 2014 10:30 AM
  • Psychological First Aid (PFA) is used to assist people in the immediate aftermath of a disaster to reduce initial distress, and to foster short and lo ...
    Thu, May 15, 2014 8:30 AM
  • Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) helps to prepare first responders/health care professionals to effectively address mental health concerns during or in ...
    Thu, May 8, 2014 8:00 AM
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