Yokota Air Base Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Yokota HonorsRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Air Force Capt. Michael F. Winter holds a ceremonial flag during a memorial retreat ceremony for fallen law enforcement members at Yokota Air Base, Japan, May 18, 2017.

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  2. Super PAC Seeks "Trackers" to Snag Unflattering Footage of Kate Brown's OpponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Willamette Week

    A cameraman captures video during the 2015 Japanese-American Friendship Festival at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Sept. 20, 2015.

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  3. 33 of the best photos from around the US militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... under intense enemy fire. Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Jonas jumps out of a C-130 Hercules while flying over Yokota Air Base, Japan, on March 2, 2016. Marines with 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment and 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion take cover while ...

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  4. Squadron HuddleRead the original story

    May 14, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Airmen join in a group huddle at the conclusion of the Police Week Memorial 5K Ruck March at Yokota Air Base, Japan, May 15, 2017. The airmen are assigned to the 374th Security Forces Squadron.

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  5. NOAA, the service that's a little 'less formal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2010 | Stars and Stripes

    ... "It's not as strict as the regular service," said Alemeida, a meteorologist working temporarily from Yokota Air Base in Japan as part of the Winter Storm Reconnaissance Program. Considered the seventh uniformed service - the sixth is the U.S. Public ...

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  6. Yokota school's annual festival teaches students about Asian, Pacific culturesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... cussion instruments hula dancers use in their performance. Students from Joan K. Mendel Elementary School at Yokota Air Base, Japan, model traditional Japanese clothing during the school's annual JaPANDAsia fashion show, Friday, May 5, 2017.

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  7. Yokota exchange adding 25,000 square feet of floor spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... o on Yokota's east side in August or September, she said. Marines walk toward the Yokota Community Center at Yokota Air Base, Japan, where renovations are adding 25,000 square feet of space to the Base Exchange.

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  8. U.S. deploys Guam-based high-altitude surveillance drone to Yokota baseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | The Japan Times

    An RQ-4 Global Hawk surveillance drone arrived at Yokota Air Base Monday night, starting a five-month operation in Tokyo, the U.S. base announced. A Defense Ministry source said that the aircraft could be used to conduct surveillance of North Korea, over which political tensions have been ratcheted up over the past month.

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  9. Global Hawks arrive at Yokota for 5-month deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    An RQ-4 Global Hawk surveillance drone landed at Yokota Air Base Monday night, marking the start of a five-month deployment to Tokyo. Five of the large military drones and 105 personnel from Detachment 1, 69th Reconnaissance Group, will fly out of the home of U.S. Forces Japan and 5th Air Force from May until October, the Air Force said in a statement.

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  10. N. Korea missile fears in Japan: 'Whatever will be, will be'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... 58, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in front of Fussa Station in Fussa where the Yokota Air Base is located in Tokyo's western suburbs. Residents living near U.S. military bases in Japan are facing a fresh reality: Their ...

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  11. New social media rules won't stop scandals, tech expert saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... values," he wrote. Mark Bender, a former airman who runs YokotaTalk, a public Facebook group associated with Yokota Air Base, headquarters of U.S. Forces Japan and 5th Air Force in Tokyo, said the military doesn't want servicemembers tarnishing its ...

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  12. Tokyo evasive on report of secret deal with NSA over mass surveillance programRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | The Japan Times

    ... to construct a building for the repair and manufacture of surveillance antennas at the U.S. Air Force's Yokota Air Base in Tokyo. Tokyo also paid another $500 million for a state-of-the-art surveillance facility at the U.S. Marine Corps' Camp Hansen ...

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  13. Yokota commander closes Chili's after public health inspectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... said. After a recent public health inspection, Air Force officials have shuttered a Chili's Bar and Grill at Yokota Air Base, Japan, until further notice.

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  14. Low Opening LeapRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Air Force Special Operations, Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape specialists jump from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during a high altitude low opening parachute drop over Yokota Air Base, Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 13, 2017. Air Force photo by Machiko Arita The mission of the Department of Defense is to provide the military forces needed to deter war and to protect the security of our country.

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  15. Special ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Class Matt Brown A Marine jumps from the back of an Air Force C-130H Hercules aircraft during jump week at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 23, 2017. While the Marines practiced jumping, the Yokota aircrews practiced flight tactics and timed-package ...

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  16. Iroquois CrewRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    The crew of a UH-1N Iroquois helicopter performs preflight checks before hoist training at night at Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 4, 2017. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Donald Hudson The mission of the Department of Defense is to provide the military forces needed to deter war and to protect the security of our country.

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  17. Yokota TrainingRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    A Marine jumps from the back of an Air Force C-130H Hercules aircraft during jump week at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 23, 2017. While the Marines practiced jumping, the Yokota aircrews practiced flight tactics and timed-package drops.

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  18. New social media rules warn airmen not to post offensive, illegal contentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... medium of self-expression. Airman 1st Class Alex Tolbert, 24, of Oklahoma City, who was shopping Thursday at Yokota Air Base, Japan, said he'd heard about the new guidelines but wasn't too concerned. "I don't get on social media a lot, but whatever ...

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  19. Yokota TrainingRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    A Marine jumps from the back of an Air Force C-130H Hercules aircraft during jump week at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 23, 2017. While the Marines practiced jumping, the Yokota aircrews practiced flight tactics and timed-package drops.

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  20. Flights Over FujiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Air & Space

    ... part of a seven-ship formation of Hercules aircraft of the U.S. Air Force 374th Airlift Wing, which departed Yokota Air Base, Japan, as part of a "surge event" to practice a mass launch. Since Mt. Fuji is less than 20 miles inland from Suruga Bay on ...

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