This vintage style military aviation travel poster “MCAS Iwakuni, VMFA (AW)-242, F/A-18D” is dedicated to all the hard working men and women who serve or have served with Marine All- Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 242 and those whofly, maintain and support the F/A-18D Hornet.
Marine All- Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 242(VMFA(AW)-242) is a United States Marine Corps squadron flying F/A-18D Hornets. The squadron, known as the “Bats”, is based at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan and falls under the command of Marine Aircraft Group 12 (MAG-12) and the 1st Marine Aircraft Wing (1st MAW). Their mission is to support the Marine Air-Ground Task Force (MAGTF) Commander by providing supporting arms coordination, conducting reconnaissance, and destroying surface targets and enemy aircraft day or night under all weather conditions during expeditionary, joint, or combined operations.
Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni or MCAS Iwakuni is a United States Marine Corps air station located in the Nishiki river delta, 1.3 NM (2.4 km; 1.5 mi) southeast of the Iwakuni Station in the city of Iwakuni, Yamaguchi, Japan.
“MCAS Iwakuni, VMFA (AW)-242, F/A-18D” vintage style poster art by – Squadron Posters!
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Quality piece of art. Very impressed; Hung it in a position of honor almost immediately.
I purchase a canvas poster of HC130J. It was packed really well and in great shape. The picture...read more is BEAUTIFUL! Thank you to everyone involved.read less
The Aviator’s map was the perfect gift for our son who recently enlisted in the Air Force. The canvas...read more is beautiful ( so nice that my son is reluctant to put any push pins into it!) The company offered excellent, personal customer service. I truly felt like I was dealing with a small business who cares about the customer! Thank you to Andy and the rest of the team.read less
Absolutely fantastic. Will buy more. Top quality and layout. I give it *****!
We ordered a beautiful Jet Black Super Wide Framed Canvas in celebration of my husband's assignment to the HC-130J. It...read more looks amazing in our living room and the world will definitely know we are an Air Force family. 😉 The canvas was well packaged and shipped quickly. We will definitely be return customers. Thank you Squadron Posters!read less
Just got the Picture today, great Quality and can’t wait to give it as a gift. Will be ordering more...read more in the future ??????read less
We've ordered two pictures from them now: a large C-17 canvas and the canvas Aviator's Map. Both pictures are beautiful....read more They arrived quickly and with no defects. Very happy with Squadron Posters and can't wait to get the rest of the pictures we have on our wish list.read less
Excellent product! Fast shipping. Looks awesome on my wall above the sofa. Cant wait to show it off to friends.
Michael D Holt
LOVE IT! My second order with Squadron Posters and both were great product and excellent service!