Motorcycle safety course kicks off riding season

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Capt. Michael Carollo, 35th Fighter Wing chaplain, looks ahead into a turn during a motorcycle safety course on Misawa Air Base, Japan, April 21, 2014. The riding season has officially started in Misawa and all motorcyclists must complete a basic rider’s course before they can operate their vehicle. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Tong Duong.)
Capt. Michael Carollo, 35th Fighter Wing chaplain, looks ahead into a turn during a motorcycle safety course on Misawa Air Base, Japan, April 21, 2014. The riding season has officially started in Misawa and all motorcyclists must complete a basic rider’s course before they can operate their vehicle. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Tong Duong.)

Motorcycle safety course kicks off riding season

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35th Fighter Wing PAO | .
published: April 29, 2014

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- The motorcycle riding season started recently at Misawa Air Base, Japan. Twenty-nine service members participated in the sportbike rider's safety class April 21-25, 2014. Two motorcycle instructors from Kadena Air Base, Japan, helped teach Misawa Airmen the basics of motorcycle safety and techniques to keep them safe. Instructions include pre-ride inspections, how to identify risks, emergency braking, cornering techniques, and changes in Air Force regulations. For more information, please contact your squadron motorcycle safety representative.

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