Next Time You Hear Thunder In The Sky,
​It's 19 Marines Yelling Semper Fi!

In memory of the 19 Marines killed during a training accident
April 8, 2000 at Marana Regional Airport

Nighthawk-72 is the call sign of the Osprey that crashed April 8, 2000

Friends of Nighthawk-72 is dedicated to assisting Veterans and Veteran Organizations
Crash Site Memorial along side the tarmack.
New Memorial
U.S. Marine Nighthawk-72 Memorial Park

You Can Help

The Nighthawk-72 Marana Deatchment 1344 Marine Corps League with the Town of Marana is creating a new area for the
Nighthawk-72 Memorial that is at the intersection of Avra Valley Road and Sandario.

The Meemorial will be relocatd slightly east and north of the current position and in line with the
Crash Site Memorial on the tarmack.

Phase I is completed. We are looking for funding for Phase II to be completed by April 2020.
Sponsorship Packet
Sponsorship Form