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Introducing Better Boarding at United Airlines

CHICAGO, Sept. 18, 2018 – Today, United Airlines is expanding enhancements to its boarding at gates in airports around the world. The updated...

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class William Gage, center, a 35th Honor Guard guardsman, teaches Senior Airman Madeline Hamberg, left, a 35th Communications Squadron network operations technician, how to perform a rifle manual at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Sept. 12, 2018. The training period to be a guardsman is self-paced and usually takes two months to complete. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephany Johnson)

35th Honor Guard requires being the 'best of the best'

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- Through precise drill movements, immaculate uniform appearance and attention to detail, Misawa Honor Guard ceremonial...

National Disabilities Employment Awareness Month events at Yokota AB

September 26th 
"Kickoff event" of National Disabilities Employment Awareness Month 
Time: 0930-1100
Place: Yokota...
Japanese nationals and Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni residents and service members participate in the 31st MCAS Iwakuni Triathlon at MCAS Iwakuni, Japan, Sept. 16, 2018. The annual community relations event is hosted by Marine Corps Community Services’ Semper Fit division and is a way to bring the two cultures closer through swimming, bicycling and running. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Joseph Abrego)

MCAS Iwakuni builds bonds through swimming, bicycling, running

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan -- Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni’s gates opened to Japanese locals who participated with service...

Photo By Lance Cpl. Seth Rosenberg

Marine Aircraft Group 12 cleans Agat beach where Marines landed 74 years ago

U.S. Marines and Sailors with Marine Aircraft Group (MAG) 12 cleaned up Agat beach during exercise Valiant Shield 18 September 17.


Sgt. Maj. Thomas talks to Akiko Winston, Exchange Kadena Military Clothing Store Manager, about uniform concerns.  (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Luke Graziani, Army & Air Force Exchange Service Pacific Region Public Affairs/Released)

Exchange welcomes new Pacific Region senior enlisted advisor

OKINAWA, JAPAN – Sgt. Maj. Jermaine Thomas has joined the Army & Air Force Exchange Service as the Department of Defense retailer’s senior...

An aerial view of the 2018 Japanese-American Friendship Festival from a UH-1N Iroquois assigned to the 459th Airlift Squadron, Sept. 15, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

459 AS showcases CAPEX during Friendship Festival

YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- Yokota’s 459th Airlift Squadron showcased one of their UH-1 mission sets during a Capabilities Exercise (CAPEX) at the...

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Collette Brooks

35 MXS fabrication flight repair makes U.S. Air Force history

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- Three Airmen with the 35th Maintenance Squadron fabrication flight performed a depot-level repair on an F-16 Fighting...

Members of the Kurasu, Bugz and Inferno Crew motorcycle clubs pose for a photo with Yoshihiko Fukuda, front center, the mayor of Iwakuni City, in Iwakuni City, Japan, Sept. 14, 2018. The clubs were at the Iwakuni City Hall in order to present approximately 2,500 dollars to the city. The money was raised in August and was donated to the local area after excessive rainfall flooded western Japan in early July. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Andrew Jones)

Motorcycle clubs give back to Iwakuni City

IWAKUNI CITY, Japan (Sept. 18, 2018) -- Members of the Kurasu, Bugz and Inferno Crew motorcycle clubs presented money for flood relief to...

Yokosuka, Japan (September 16, 2018) Members of the U.S. 7th Fleet Band perform with the Yokosuka Symphony Orchestra in the 9th annual "American Sounds in Yokosuka" concert. Together, numbers from the Yokosuka Symphony Orchestra included over 85 musicians and 22 from the 7th Fleet Band. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jimmy Ong)

7th Fleet Band Performs American Sound in Yokosuka

YOKOSUKA, Japan – The U.S. 7th Fleet Band and the Yokosuka Symphony Orchestra performed in a joint concert at the Yokosuka Arts Theater in...

Misawa Exchange Protection Plans offer peace of mind for Airmen

MISAWA – Buying big-ticket items can be stressful enough for Airmen and their families without worrying about damage or wear and tear devaluing...

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Gilmore

FOD walk complete, Yokota is back in business

YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- The Airmen from the 374th Airlift Wing perform a foreign object debris walk following the 2018 Japanese-American...