Marine Corps Air Station Yuma

Colonel Robert C. Kuckuk toured Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, one of the major employers in Yuma, Arizona. Colonel Kuckuk spoke about… read more

Colonel Robert C. Kuckuk toured Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, one of the major employers in Yuma, Arizona. Colonel Kuckuk spoke about the history of the base, its role during World War II, and its contemporary role as the operating base for the F-35 fighter aircraft.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Yuma, Arizona on April 1-4 to feature the history and literary life of the community.*Working with the Time Warner Cable local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.*The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Marine Corps Air Station Yuma

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Program ID:
312420-1
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Location:
Yuma, Arizona, United States
First Aired:
May 4, 2013
Last Aired:
May 30, 2013

Airing Details

  • May 04, 2013 | 11:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 05, 2013 | 5:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 05, 2013 | 6:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 11, 2013 | 4:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2013 | 10:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 30, 2013 | 1:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 30, 2013 | 4:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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