Atsugi, Japan Newswire

Atsugi, Japan Newswire

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  1. Seoul, Tokyo to Resume Joint Naval Drills in JulyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Chosun Ilbo

    Korea and Japan will resume naval cooperation for the first time in four years next month. Naval patrol aircraft from the two countries will practice searching for and tracking North Korean submarines and conduct their first friendship flight.

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  2. Japan bases bar man for alleged airline ticket fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Stars and Stripes

    Military police say an alleged con artist appears to have bilked U.S. military families on four bases in Japan out of more than $20,000 for airline tickets that were never provided. George Gucci, a 6-foot, 225-pound weightlifter who sometimes worked out at Yokota's on-base gym and had a concession to sell furniture at Yokota Air Base last year, has been barred from all U.S. military facilities in Japan, according to a fraud alert released by Camp Zama officials this week that asks people to keep a lookout for him.

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  3. No July 4 fireworks at Japan's US base after Okinawa rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The China Post

    There will be no Fourth of July fireworks for American troops in Japan this year due to restrictions imposed after a former U.S. Marine was accused of murdering and raping a woman on Okinawa. The U.S. Navy in Japan said Thursday that it had canceled planned annual Independence Day fireworks at its bases as part of an order for all American troops in Japan.

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  4. No July 4 fireworks at US bases in Japan after Okinawa rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Hastings Tribune

    There will be no Fourth of July fireworks for American troops in Japan this year due to restrictions imposed after a former U.S. Marine was accused of murdering and raping a woman on Okinawa.

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  5. Navy lifts off-base ban for sailors in Japan; alcohol still forbiddenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Stars and Stripes

    Rear Adm. Matthew Carter, commander of Naval Forces Japan, speaks sailors at Naval Air Facility Atsugi during an all-hands meeting, Thursday, June 9, 2016.

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  6. Renault-Nissan seeks to lure Silicon Valley talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Automotive News

    ... split between Renault and Nissan research and development centers in Guyancourt, France, near Paris, and Atsugi, Japan. Redzic worked at the Navteq online maps division that became HERE and left the mapmaker after a consortium of BMW Group, ...

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  7. Renault-Nissan to Hire 300 in Bid to Lure Silicon Valley TalentRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 1 | The Washington Post

    ... split between Renault and Nissan research and development centers in Guyancourt, France, near Paris, and Atsugi, Japan. Redzic, 45, worked at the Navteq online maps division that became HERE. He left the mapmaker after a consortium of German ...

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  8. Contracts For May 25, 2016Read the original story

    May 25, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Work will be performed in Corpus Christi, Texas ; Patuxent River, Maryland ; Manama, Bahrain ; Guantanamo Bay, Cuba ; Atsugi, Japan ; Beaufort, South Carolina ; San Angelo, Texas ; New Orleans Louisiana ; Yuma, Arizona ; Iwakuni, Japan , New River, North Carolina ; Kadena, Japan ; Manassas, Virginia ; Miramar, California ; Futenma, Japan ; and Misawa, Japan , and is expected to be completed in July 2021. No funds are being obligated at time of award; funds will be obligated against individual delivery orders as they are issued.

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  9. Gabled Japanese Farmhouse Is Mod Twist on a Traditional BarnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Curbed

    This gabled house in the Japanese city of Atsugi , masterminded by local firm Kikkawa Architects , is a new build, but references barn design with its pitch-roofed profile and timber exterior. The interiors are open-plan, and feature a multi-use space, including a kitchen, a living and dining room, and a space with a traditional tatami mat floor .

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  10. Navy Secretary Mabus visits Japan for top-level defense talksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    An crewmember from the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 12 helps Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus with his helmet before the secretary boards an MH-60 Seahawk helicopter at Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan, Friday, May 6, 2016. Mabus stopped briefly at Atsugi en route to Tokyo for meetings with senior Japanese defense officials.

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  11. VFA 115 Hones Close Air Support Skills With Australian Defense ForceRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    ... of all required training objectives during the exercises. VFA 115 is forward deployed to Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan, as a component of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5 and regularly embarks USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) to support security and stability ...

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  12. VFA 115 Hones Close Air Support Skills With Australian Defense ForceRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    ... of all required training objectives during the exercises. VFA 115 is forward deployed to Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan, as a component of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5 and regularly embarks USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) to support security and stability ...

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  13. In a world of look-alike cars, can Japanese pop culture heroes help?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... (centre) from Japan's popular robot animation series Gundam, at the company's Global Design Center in Atsugi, Japan. Nissan and others hope that efforts such as these can help them differentiate in a market where so many of today's cars are ...

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  14. U.S. commander of Yokosuka naval base is firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The U.S. commander of Yokosuka naval base has been fired for poor leadership, the U.S. Navy said Thursday. Glenister served as commander of Fleet Activities Yokosuka, a portfolio that ranges from refueling warships to overseeing recreation for their crews.

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  15. Yokosuka base commanding officer fired following investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Rear. Adm. Matthew Carter, head of Navy Region Japan, relieved Glenister after losing confidence in Glenister's ability to command.

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  16. Up for auction: Lee Harvey Oswald's suit, John Kennedy Jr.'s baby clothesRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | Washington Times

    Forty unique items from the short-lived "Camelot" era of of John F. Kennedy have come up for auction, and the lot includes personal items from the president - as well as the man who assassinated him in 1963. Goldin Auctions has assembled a somewhat disquieting collection of clothing and ephemera that includes the unused baby clothes of the late John Kennedy Jr. - minimum bid $750 for the tiny shirt and pastel-colored shorts - plus an unopened bottle of the president's scotch and a Cuban cigar.

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  17. Japan's ever-increasing 'temporary' road tolls are here to stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Road to debt: Construction continues apace in Akasaka in 1964 as the government rushes to have the Shuto Expressway up and running in time for the Tokyo Olympics of that year. Half a century later, with another Tokyo Olympics looming, the Shuto Expressway is still being paid for, while new highways are being built. 2 comments

  18. 2016 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400 U.S. PricingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | The Auto Channel

    Infiniti today announced pricing for the 2016 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400 of $47,950 for the rear-wheel drive and $49,950 for the all-wheel drive configurations. The new performance flagship of the Q50 portfolio is on sale now at Infiniti retailers nationwide.

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  19. Navy officer accused of assault back in US custodyRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    A Navy lieutenant who police say groped and punched a Japanese woman aboard a Tokyo-bound flight last week is back in U.S. custody following his arrest, Navy officials said Monday night. Japanese police transferred the 33-year-old lieutenant to Naval Air Facility Atsugi officials on Saturday night, in accordance with the Status of Forces Agreement.

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  20. U.S. Navy officer arrested in Japan after allegedly punching a woman on an airplaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Daily Mail

    A 33-year-old serviceman allegedly groped a 19-year-old Japanese student's thigh while on a flight before punching her in the head A U.S. serviceman was arrested after he allegedly groped and punched a Japanese woman on a commercial flight from the U.S. to Japan. The 33-year-old U.S. military servicemember was arrested at Narita International Airport early Friday after he is alleged to have repeatedly touched a 19-year-old Japanese college student.

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