- “Once John gets a hold of this armor, we'll all start sleeping a little better at night.”— Maria-062
Special Warfare Center
She fought against a squad of Orbital Drop Shock Troopers from the 340th ODST Combat Training Unit with tactical training round in a mock battle near the Special Warfare Center. After the exercise, the armor was approved for battle and was sent up to Orbital Defense Platform Cairo Station, where it was issued to Master Chief Petty Officer John-117.
Personal and Family Life
At the time of the exercise, Maria had claimed that she had retired from service with the intent of starting a family.
- Maria-062 is the first SPARTAN-II whose face was visually depicted.