As part of Marine Week Charlotte, the Marine All Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 224 (VMFA(AW)-224), a United States Marine Corps F/A 18 Hornet Squadron, also known as the “Fighting Bengals” stationed out of Beaufort, South Carolina, are staged at the Concord Regional Airport.

Members of the Concord Police Department visited with the squad and thanked them for their service to our country. Chief Gary Gacek and Major Sisneros exchanged a squadron patch and department challenge coin.

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