Base Info

(Left) ET3 Joseph Hochman and IT3 Zaquavius Grissom pose with Japanese visitors aboard the USS Mustin (DDG 89), March 24. The Mustin welcomed approximately 5,000 visitors during the 20th annual Fleet Activities, Yokosuka Spring Festival. (Photo by Paul Long)

FLEACT Yokosuka celebrates 20th annual Spring Festival


Fleet Activities (FLEACT), Yokosuka welcomed the public as it celebrated its 20th Annual Spring Festival, March 24.


The Yokota Theater is receiving digital upgrades beginning April 9, 2013, adding a digital projector, sound system and new screen. The project will cost $150,000 and take an expected four days to complete. (U.S. Air Force illustration by Senior Airman Cody H. Ramirez)

Yokota Theater goes digital


YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- Since 1977, the theater at Yokota Air Base, Japan, has provided service members with the latest Hollywood...

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Meagan Schutter

Army unit trains at Yokota terminal


YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan – Tech. Sgt. William Blanton informs Army members about base operations and the aircraft his unit uses to...

U.S. Air Force graphic by Yokota Health and Wellness Center

Tobacco-use policy fully implemented at Yokota


YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- April 1, 2013, marks the day when tobacco-use will be limited only to designated tobacco-use areas and...

The contracted crane vessel M/V Jascon 25 removes the bow of the mine countermeasure ship USS Guardian from Tubbataha Reef on March 26, 2013. The Guardian ran aground off the coast of the Philippines on Jan. 17, 2013. The ship is being replaced by another Avenger-class mine countermeasure ship, the USS Warrior, which arrived in Sasebo on Wednesday morning. (Kelby Sanders/U.S. Navy)

USS Warrior arrives in Sasebo to replace grounded Guardian


SASEBO NAVAL BASE, Japan — As the USS Warrior arrived in Sasebo under gray skies Wednesday, salvage crews worked to remove the...

Friendship Luau


Celebrating the long standing support and friendship between Japan and United States, USO presents the Friendship Luau at the...

Peace protestors greet members of the Japan Ground Self Defense Force arriving at Camp Zama's new Central Readiness Force Headquarters on March 26, 2013. (Seth Robson/Stars and Stripes)

Japanese troops moving in with US soldiers at Camp Zama


CAMP ZAMA, Japan — Troops from the Japan Ground Self Defense Force’s Central Readiness Force marched Tuesday through Camp Zama to...

Tortuga's command master chief relieved of duty


SASEBO NAVAL BASE, Japan — The command master chief of the USS Tortuga, a Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship, has been relieved...

Cpl. Raffeal Ahamad, a Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 12 collateral duty inspector, discusses components that make up a General Electric F404 engine with Mark Boone Junior, “Sons of Anarchy” television star, at the MALS-12 power plant here March 14, as part of the 2013 USO Handshake Tour. (Photo by Cpl. Kenneth K. Trotter Jr.)

Servicemembers line up to meet actors


Station residents flocked to the station Marine Corps Post Exchange to get a chance to shake hands and pose with celebrities from...


Subscribe to Base Info