Yokota Air Base Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. 'American Sniper' draws viewers to AAFES theatersRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... for the first couple weeks," he said. Members of the military community who were able to see the film at Yokota Air Base in Japan gave the "Sniper" mostly good reviews. "It was a pretty realistic picture of war," said James Goza, 46, a civilian ...

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  2. New Hercules to take on heavy lifting across Pacific in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Air National Guard units, and the C-130J models are from the 317th Airlift Group at Dyess Air Force Base. YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan - The newest version of the Air Force's C-130 Hercules transport is coming to Japan, where its increased cargo capacity, ...

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  3. Military-Industrial Complex: Defense Dept. Contracts for Dec. 24, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Huntington News

    Northrop Grumman Technical Services, Herndon, Virginia, has been awarded a $19,558,660 modification to previously awarded contract FA8106-10-D-0001-0035 for contractor logistics services for aircraft and spares to support the KC-10 program. Work will be performed at worldwide locations to include McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey; Travis Air Force Base, California; Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii; Yokota Air Base, Japan; and Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, and is expected to be complete by .

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  4. Contracts for December 24, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Northrop Grumman Technical Services, Herndon, Virginia, has been awarded a $19,558,660 modification to previously awarded contract FA8106-10-D-0001-0035 for contractor logistics services for aircraft and spares to support the KC-10 program. Work will be performed at worldwide locations to include McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey; Travis Air Force Base, California; Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii; Yokota Air Base, Japan; and Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, and is expected to be complete by Sept.

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  5. Kudos: Operation Christmas Drop brings gifts, joy to remote islandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    In this Dec. 13, 2013, file photo, guests and members of the 36th Airlift Squadron from Yokota Air Base, Japan, participating in the annual Operation Christmas Drop. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Adarius Petty We thank the community for its outpouring of support for the Air Force's annual Operation Christmas Drop, and commend the Air Force, especially those at Andersen Air Force Base, for the continued commitment to one of the longest-running humanitarian airlifts in the world.

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  6. SecAF visits Yokota Air BaseRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James looks to the crowd before speaking to Airmen Nov. 21, 2014, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. James had multiple stops on her trip before coming to Japan, and will continue her journey throughout the Pacific after leaving Yokota AB.

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  7. Yokota Airmen train combat mobility during Max ThunderRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    A 36th Airlift Squadron C-130 Hercules flies over South Korea Nov. 19, 2014, during Exercise Max Thunder. The 36th AS represented Yokota Air Base, Japan, during the exercise and used the opportunity to practice combat maneuvers and low-altitude flying.

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  8. US flying over Russia to take photos under Open Skies treatyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    U.S. Navy Commander Chris Nelson was at Yokota Air Base, Japan, November 15, 2014. preparing for an observation mission over Russia.

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  9. Christmas and HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... KFC in Japan. America and Japan have been bound to each other since the war and one of those bonds includes Yokota Air Base, originally a facility for Japanese forces but eventually taken over by the United States during combat. Since hostilities ...

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  10. Transparency clouds Osprey acceptance in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    A group of aircraft enthusiasts nicknamed "tailwatchers" and local media photograph the landing of an MV-22 Osprey from Marine Corps Air Station Futenma outside the Yokota Air Base fence July 19, 2014. The landing marked the first time the Osprey has arrived at the Air Force base west of Tokyo.

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  11. Hagel vows nuclear force overhaul, OKs 4-star for AF commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel delivers a speech to US and Japanese soldiers, sailors, Marines and airmen stationed in the Tokyo area at Yokota Air Base, Japan April 5, 2014. Hagel also provided a brief Q&A about sequestration, force management and base closures.

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