Yokota Air Base Newswire (Page 3)

Yokota Air Base Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Radical MeasuresRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    U.S. Air Force Airman Natalie Gaston practices proper handling of an ADM 300, an instrument designed to measure radiation in the air, on Yokota Air Base, Japan, Feb. 1, 2016. Bioenvironmental engineering first responders use the ADM 300 to protect themselves against possible radiation exposure while taking samples.

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  2. Woolpert-KZF Joint Venture Signed by USACE Japan District to Support...Read the original story

    Jan 26, 2016 | PRWeb

    This artist's rendering shows the Main Pedestrian Connector for the sustainable CV-22 campus development at Yokota Air Base in Fussa, Japan. What's novel about this project is that it will require the W-KZF JV and Jacobs teams to work collaboratively.

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  3. Half Of The 525th Fighter Squadron's F-22s Deploy To Japan In Big Show Of ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | Jalopnik

    Seeing F-22s deploy internationally is nothing new, but usually it's in relatively small groups of four to eight jets . Yet the 525th Fighter Squadron based at Elmendorf AFB, Alaska, has just moved 12 F-22s to Yokota Air Base in Japan.

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  4. A Dirty JobRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    U.S. Airman 1st Class Connor Harrington performs a repair on Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 13, 2016. Harrington, a 374th Civil Engineer Squadron pavement and equipment apprentice, is part of a team of airmen known as "Dirt Boys" on the base because of the work they do, from keeping the flightline ready to maintaining roads and sidewalks.

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  5. U.S. deploys F-22 fighters to Yokota base in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The U.S. Air Force has flown 14 F-22 stealth fighters to Yokota Air Base in western Tokyo, the Japanese Defense Ministry said Friday. The arrival of the latest model of stealth fighters follows North Korea's nuclear test on Jan. 6 and the victory of Tsai Ing-wen, an independence-leaning opposition leader, in Taiwan's presidential election last Saturday.

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  6. CE Airmen help keep Yokota operationalRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Airman 1st Class Connor Harrington, a 374th Civil Engineer Squadron pavement and equipment apprentice, performs a spall repair at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 13, 2016. From keeping the flightline mission ready to maintaining the roads and sidewalks, the behind the scenes work done by the group of Airmen known as the "Dirt Boys" keep the base's mission going.

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  7. U.S. deploys F-22 Raptor stealth fighters to base in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | UPI

    The U.S. Air Force flew eight F-22 stealth fighters to Yokota Air Base in western Tokyo on Wednesday, but U.S. officials said the move was a scheduled deployment. The arrival of the Lockheed Martin aircraft, one of the most advanced fighter jets in operation, comes in the wake of North Korea 's fourth nuclear test and Taiwan's elections, the Asahi Shimbun reported .

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  8. F-22 Raptor stealth fighters arrive at Yokota; F-16s en routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    A group of F-22 Raptor stealth fighters that arrived at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, will be joined by F-16s from the 18th Aggressor Squadron, Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, U.S. officials said. YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan - A dozen Alaska-based F-22 Raptor stealth fighters have arrived in Japan amid tensions in Northeast Asia over North Korea's latest nuclear test and the prospect of Taiwan declaring independence from China.

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  9. Boost in aircraft, personnel part of Pacific pivot for YokotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Airmen assigned to the 374th Airlift Squadron at Yokota Air Base, Japan, sit in the back of a C130 Hercules as it flies over islands and atolls in the Federated States of Micronesia during Operation Christmas Drop, Dec. 9, 2015. The 374th, the Air Force's only forward-deployed airlift wing in the Pacific, engages across the region.

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  10. US, Japan to hold Keen Edge computerized command exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... crisis. This year's exercise is scheduled to run Jan. 23-29, 2016, at venues throughout Japan and Hawaii. YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan - American and Japanese servicemembers will unite this week for a bilateral command-post exercise that uses computer ...

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  11. Addiction to child porn ends Misawa airman's careerRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2006 | Stars and Stripes

    ... jury of his peers. Less than four hours after court began, Lt. Col. Eric L. Dillow, a military judge out of Yokota Air Base, sentenced Schinbeckler to 12 months in jail, a bad-conduct discharge and reduction in grade to E-1. Schinbeckler, in a ...

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  12. No place like home Green Ridge resident's varied life now focused...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    ... served a total of four years in the Air Force, the first two of which were spent as a contract specialist on Yokota Air Base in Japan, about 20 miles outside Tokyo. In this capacity, Ms. Manuel worked with Japanese businesses to secure goods and ...

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  13. Ohio National Guardsmen deploying to GuamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... security package mission from the 125th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron out of Kadena Air Base, Japan. YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan - More than 200 National Guardsmen from Ohio are heading to Guam this month to support a "theater security package" for U.S. ...

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  14. Palau HelloRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | U.S. Department of Defense

    U.S. airmen wave out the back of a C-130H Hercules to the people of Kayangel, Palau, Dec. 11, 2015, during Operation Christmas Drop. Every December, C-130H Hercules aircrews stationed on Yokota Air Base, Japan, execute low-cost, low-altitude humanitarian airdrops to residents of Palau, the Northern Mariana Islands and the Federated States of Micronesia.

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  15. Air Force Brings Unlikely Christmas to Remote Pacific IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | KCEN

    ... bundles for about $20 apiece," said Col. Douglas DeLaMater, commander of the 374th Airlift Wing, based at Yokota Air Base, Japan. With an area of one square mile and a population of 300, Fais is one of the larger islands to receive the annual drops. ...

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  16. Yokota airman dies on Guam after training missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Members of the 374th Airlift Wing from Yokota Air Base, Japan, review safety procedures on Dec. 7, 2015, before leaving for Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, in support of Operation Christmas Drop 2015. An airman from the 374th Airlift Wing was found unresponsive during post-flight inspections after a training mission at Andersen and died Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015.

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  17. Air Force presents an early Christmas to Pacific island villagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... 800 pounds of supplies, food and toys packed into two boxes and then airdropped from a C-130 Hercules from Yokota Air Base, Japan, on the island, which measures 1 square mile. The supplies, all donated by the international community, included ...

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  18. Area holiday greetings from U.S. service membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | WCTI

    ... Aviano Air Base Italy, to family in Camp Lejune. No. 4: Air Force Master Sgt. Timothy Larson, deployed from Yokota Air Base, Japan to Southwest Asia, sends home his love in a holiday greeting to Goldsboro and Burlington, Iowa No. 5: Maj. Jessica ...

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  19. Air Force airdrops bring early Christmas to MicronesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Airmen from Yokota Air Base's 374th Airlift Wing, along with members of the Japan Air Self-Defense Force, send two bundles of humanitarian aid to villagers living on the atoll of Namoluk in the Federated States of Micronesia on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015. The airdrop is part of Operation Christmas Drop, an annual humanitarian mission that provides aid to people in remote parts of the Northern Marianas Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and Republic of Palau.

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  20. Shinto priests, Air Force chaplain bless new engine, firefighters at Yokota Air BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Japanese Shinto priests joined forces with an Air Force chaplain last week to bless the newest addition to Yokota's firefighting fleet in western Tokyo. The Nov. 25 ceremony at the main firehouse featured formal prayers and an offering of food and drink to the Shinto gods on behalf of a new fire engine, an Air Force statement said.

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