Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501 (VMFAT-501)

Air Wings: 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing

Unit Information

Reactivated in April 2010 VMFAT-501 is located at Eglin Air Force Base as part of the Joint Integrated Training Center. They will be training pilots and maintainers of the Marine variant of the F-35B Lightning II.

MCAS Beaufort

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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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Roxie Emunson; Email: Roxie.Emunson@EGLIN.AF.MIL

Office: 850-885-5074; Cell: (850) 357-0059

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Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501 (VMFAT-501) Mailing Addresses

Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501
Postal Service Center Box 66125 
Beaufort, SC 29904

			 Sites for VMFAT-501

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Marine Parents Fleet Information Page

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Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501 (VMFAT-501) 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 VMFAT-501 mail:

Postal Facility Location
MCAS Beaufort
Postal Phone Number(s)

Information on VMFAT-501 last updated 9/30/2018 6:26:45 PM GMT.

Attention Unit DRC and/or Senior Command Elements of the VMFAT-501:
To request changes to the VMFAT-501 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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