Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 26
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Marine Aircraft Group 26
MCAS New River, NC


Provide intermediate-level aviation logistics support, guidance, planning, and direction to Marine Aircraft Group 26 squadrons as well as aviation logistics support for Navy-funded equipment in order to sustain aircraft readiness and the ability to rapidly deploy and conduct expeditionary operations.



Lieutenant Colonel Stephanie L. Cothern
MALS-26 Commanding Officer

LtCol Stephanie L. Cothern is a native of Illinois and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in

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Major William D. Recalde
MALS-26 Executive Officer

Major Will Recalde attended the United States Naval Academy, and was commissioned in May

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Sergeant Major Keith L. Bowers
MALS-26 Sergeant Major

Sergeant Major Keith L. Bowers attended Recruit Training at MCRD San Diego followed by Marine Combat

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Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 26
PSC Box 21011
Jacksonville, NC 28545-1011

Daytime Information Number 
Commercial: (910) 449-6004
DSN: 752-6004

MALS 26 Squadron Duty Officer
(24 hour a day help/information)
Commercial: (910) 449-7262
DSN: 752-7262


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Voting Assistance Officers

1stLt Patrician  (910) 449-4501
GySgt Crespo  (910) 449-4904
GySgt Lynch    (910) 449-7222


Lauren Bell

MALS-26 Family Hotline:
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