Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni

Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Andrew Jones

Iwakuni Girl Scouts write in new year with Kakizome

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January 15, 2019
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan -- Families with USA Girl Scouts Overseas West Pacific from Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni and families from local Japanese...

Aaron Lewis' show to be held on Jan. 20

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January 12, 2019
You can enjoy acoustic songs and stories from Aaron Lewis on Sunday, January 20th at Club Iwakuni. The event is free. You must be over the age of 18. Doors open at 7 p.m. and show...
An FA-18/F Super Hornet takes part in field carrier-landing practice on the Japanese island of Iwo To, formerly known as Iwo Jima, in 2007. (COURTESY OF U.S. NAVY)

After years of talks, Japan to buy island for US aircraft-carrier landing practice, report says

January 11, 2019
YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — The Japanese government is planning to buy an island in its Kagoshima prefecture for U.S. aircraft-carrier landing practice as soon as March,...
A KC-130J Super Hercules with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 152 takes off from Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, Okinawa, July 15, 2014. LUIS RODRIGUEZ/U.S. MARINE CORPS

Navy may have detected signals from Marine tanker, jet after midair collision off Japan

January 07, 2019
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — The Navy appears to have detected “pingers” from a KC-130J tanker and F/A-18D Hornet involved in a deadly midair collision last month off Japan’s southern...
Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni
Colonel Richard F. Fuerst
Sgt. Maj. Joseph S. Gregory

Red Cross: 253-4525
Branch Health Clinic Iwakuni, Japan: 253-3445
Urgent Care: 253-5572
Lodging (Kintai Inn): 253-3181
Lodging (Temporary Lodging Facility): 253-3221