Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 163 (VMM-163)

"Evil Eyes"
Air Wings: 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing

Unit Information

This is a CH-46E (Sea Knight) squadron. The mission of the CH-46E Sea Knight helicopter in a Marine Medium Helicopter (VMM) squadron is to provide all-weather, day/night, night vision goggle (NVG) assault transport of combat troops, supplies, and equipment during amphibious and subsequent operations ashore.

MCAS Miramar

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Family Readiness Information

The primary source of unit/battalion information for spouses AND parents is the Deployment Readiness Coordinator (DRC) and Unit Hotline. The DRC will work with FR Assistants, FR Advisors and FR Volunteers along with the senior command members to make up the new Family Readiness Command Team.

Note: The DRC was formerly known as FRO and in some instances, the USMC Family Readiness Page has not been updated to reflect DRC rather than FRO.

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Office: (858) 577-9267; Cell: (858)603-7980

Unit Hotline Number:
1-877-616-8762, then dial 2, then dial 6, then dial 4

Hotline Extension:
DSN 267-9267

Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 163 (VMM-163) Mailing Addresses

PO Box 452117
San Diego CA 92145-2117

			 Sites for VMM-163

Marine Parents Facebook Group:

Marine Parents Fleet Information Page

Additional Services from, Inc. Web Site:

Marine Parents Fleet Pages:

EGA Shop for Unit Shirts:
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Other Helpful Web Sites

(these may or may not be official USMC web sites)

Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 163 (VMM-163) Postal Facility

If you need assistance finding a mailing address for a Marine, please contact the postal facility of the last known state-side duty station. The postal facility will not give out mailing addresses to non-family members. Family members need to be prepared to provide identifying information for their Marine. The following is contact information for the postal facility that handles VMM-163 mail:

Postal Facility Location
MCAS Miramar, CA
Postal Phone Number(s)

Information on VMM-163 last updated 5/2/2023 1:47:26 PM GMT.

Attention Unit DRC and/or Senior Command Elements of the VMM-163:
To request changes to the VMM-163 Unit Information Page™, please contact the Marine Parents office at 573-449-2003 or via email Office staff will make the changes immediately.

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