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  1. Navy to add Triton to unmanned aircraft fleet in GuamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Chinese military activities and potential North Korean nuclear tests. The Global Hawks are flying out of Misawa Air Base in northern Japan for the summer. In addition to the aforementioned improvements, the Triton was made more maritime friendly ...

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  2. Air Force Academy ceremony honors departing commandant, welcomes new leaderRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Stars and Stripes

    ... in engineering mechanics in 1989. Most recently, he served as the commander of the 35th Fighter Wing at Misawa Air Base, Japan. The command pilot has also logged more than 2,800 flying hours, which includes more than 260 combat hours in Iraq during ...

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  3. Japanese want more info on safety of Misawa-based Global HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Stars and Stripes

    ... of the crash data comes less than a month after the Air Force began flying the RQ-4 Global Hawk out of Misawa Air Base - a dual-use facility where the U.S. military shares a runway with commercial passenger jets. Misawa City officials were assured ...

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  4. a Flyinga s always been in the blooda : F-16 pilot carries on family legacyRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 22 | F-16 Fighting Falcon

    ... said Carey, now a captain and F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter pilot with the 13th Fighter Squadron at Misawa Air Base, Japan. "It's always been an interest of mine. When I was in first grade, we had an assignment where we had to answer, 'When I grow ...

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  5. Air Force photograph by SSgt. Nathan LipscombRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 13 | Aerotech News And Review

    An RQ-4 Global Hawk from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, lands May 24, 2014, at Misawa Air Base, Japan.

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  6. Airmen wrap up a Eager Liona over Jordan skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 11 | Aerotech News And Review

    An F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 13th Fighter Squadron at Misawa Air Base, Japan, takes to the skies over an air base in northern Jordan May 29, 2014, during Exercise Eager Lion.

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  7. F-16s, C-130s train in JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Air Force Times

    Maintainers assigned to the 13th Aircraft Maintenance Unit at Misawa Air Base, Japan, prepare an F-16 Fighting Falcon for flight during Exercise Eager Lion at an air base in northern Jordan.

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  8. US keeps an eye in Japan to guard against North Korea ChinaRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan - The United States has deployed its most advanced long-distance surveillance drones in Japan that enables the US Air Force to keep an eye on North Korea and growing naval power China.

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  9. Watch An Enormous US Surveillance Drone Arrive In JapanRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Free Republic

    On May 4, the U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk remotely piloted system arrived at Misawa Air Base, Japan, where it is scheduled to operate from May to October 2014.

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  10. US deploys first advanced drones to JapanRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... two of its most advanced long-distance surveillance drones to a base in northern Japan over the past week. MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan- The U.S. Air Force has deployed two of its most advanced long-distance surveillance drones to a base in northern Japan ...

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  11. Acting VA chief was in bankingRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | NWAonline

    ... available. Online access is included with certain print subscriptions. Click here to see rates and register. MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- The U.S. Air Force deployed two of its most advanced long-distance surveillance dron... Read>> LAHORE, Pakistan -- ...

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  12. How the next war will be fought and wonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | The News Tribune

    An advanced Global Hawk surveillance drone sits in its hangar at Misawa Air Base in northern Japan Friday.

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  13. US keeps an eye in Japan to guard against North Korea ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan - The United States has deployed its most advanced long-distance surveillance drones in Japan that enables the US Air Force to keep an eye on North Korea and growing naval power China.

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  14. U.S. sends drones to Japan to monitor China and North Korea nuclear activityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | UPI

    ... October and will be used to watch North Korean nuclear bases and Chinese naval operations. The units at Misawa Air Base will be operated from the ground until it reaches a certain height after takeoff. They will then be operated from Beale Air Force ...

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  15. U.S. Global Hawks Operate in U.K. and JapanRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | U.S. Naval Institute

    ... the U.K. for the first time. According to the Air Force, a 40-man strong Global Hawk detachment arrived at Misawa Air Base in Japan on May 24. However, the Air Force did not release how many Global Hawk air vehicles are currently operating out of ...

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  16. Is US Military Using Drones to Spy on North Korea & China?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Live Science

    An RQ-4 Global Hawk from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam lands at Misawa Air Base, Japan, May 24, 2014.

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  17. US deploys two advanced military drones in Japanese airbaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Russia Taday

    ... make them capable of spying on China and North Korea. US Global Hawk drones will remain on the Misawa Air Base, located some 590 kilometers northeast of Tokyo until October, when the typhoon season at the drones' home, Andersen Air Force Base, on ...

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  18. US drone deployed in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... a military air base in Seongnam, south of Seoul, on October 17, 2011 The Global Hawk was brought to the US Misawa Air Base from Guam "to support US intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance missions and contingency operations throughout the ...

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  19. US drone deployed in Japan for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | Suria

    ... in Seongnam, south of Seoul, on October 17, 2011 - by Jung Yeon-Je The Global Hawk was brought to the US Misawa Air Base from Guam "to support US intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance missions and contingency operations throughout the ...

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  20. US surveillance drone deployed in Japan for first timeRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | The Straits Times

    ... deployment of the spy aircraft in the country, the US Air Force said. The Global Hawk was brought to the US Misawa Air Base from Guam "to support US intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance missions and contingency operations throughout the ...

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