Sasebo Naval Base

Sasebo Naval Base
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Pinoccio’s brick-oven pies provide a slice of Italy in Sasebo

Restaurant Guide
May 21, 2018
As an American living in Japan, it can sometimes be difficult to find a restaurant that reminds me of home. However, there is one dish offered nearly everywhere around the world...
A Japan Self-Defense Force hovercraft departs a U.S. naval facility near Sasebo Naval Base, Japan, May 10, 2018. JAMES BOLINGER/STARS AND STRIPES
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Sailors compare piloting Navy hovercraft to flying planes, driving race cars

Base Info
May 17, 2018
SASEBO NAVAL BASE, Japan — Flying a Navy hovercraft requires intense focus, but crews thrive on that pressure, according to one of the sailors who trains them.
A landing craft air cushion, or LCAC, from Naval Beach Unit 7 returns from a night mission near Sasebo Naval Base, Japan, May 10, 2018. JAMES BOLINGER/STARS AND STRIPES
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Nighttime hovercraft training irks Japanese fishermen, townspeople

News
May 17, 2018
SASEBO NAVAL BASE, Japan — More nighttime Navy hovercraft training off Japan’s southern coast is sparking noise complaints and fears of collisions with local fishing boats.
U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jordan Crouch / Released

Japan-US Amphibious and Mine Warfare Staff Talks

Base Info
May 17, 2018
SASEBO, Japan (May 16, 2018) Rear Adm. Brad Cooper, commander, Amphibious Force 7th Fleet, welcomes participants of the annual U.S.-Japan Bilateral amphibious and mine warfare...
Sasebo Naval Base
Captain Brad L. Stallings
Lieutenant Commander Ryan S. Annis
Command Master Chief (SW/AW) Stephen J. Bronder
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