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Capt. Marty Fields (left), NAVSUP FLC Yokosuka, Commanding Officer, presents a graduation plague representing successful completion of the internship program, to Lt. Jumpei Nakagawa, NAVSUP FLC Yokosuka - JMSDF Internship Program graduate, Jan. 24 at the Officer’s Club onboard Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka.

Logistics internship strengthens U.S., Japan partnership


YOKOSUKA, Japan – Members of the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) and U.S. Sailors from NAVSUP Fleet Logistic Center (...

U.S. and Japanese ships steam in formation behind the USS George Washington in this file photo. Adam K. Thomas/Courtesy U.S. Navy

George Washington recognized for retention excellence


YOKOSUKA, Japan (NNS) -- The U.S. Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) was awarded the fiscal...

An F-16 Fighting Falcon awaits to be inspected by the 35th Maintenance Squadron phase inspection team during an operational readiness exercise at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Jan. 27, 2014. The phase inspection team fully inspects an F-16 every 400, 800 and 1600 flying hours. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. April Quintanilla)

ORE doesn't 'phase' Falcon inspection team


MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- Routine vehicle maintenance typically includes changing oil, checking fluid levels or rotating tires. It...

Staged on a Misawa Air Base hill-top, the 35th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal team waits for a simulated attack before checking for unexploded ordnance around the base during an operational readiness exercise, Jan. 28, 2014. The base EOD team responds to all notifications of UXOs, but has predetermined routes to follow in case some aren't discovered. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. April Quintanilla)

ORE can't defuse EOD


MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan  -- As the simulated attacks increase during the Phase II of the base operational readiness exercise the...

(Left to right) U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Sam Angelella, the commander of U.S. Forces Japan and the 5th Air Force, greets Royal Australia Air Force Group Captain Barbara Courtney, United Nations Command (Rear) commander, after the UNC (Rear) change of command ceremony at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 28, 2014.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Osakabe Yasuo)

The United nations Command (Rear) change of Command


YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan  -- Royal Australian Air Force Group Captain Barbara Courtney assumed command of United Nations Command,...

Senior Airman Darryl Coleman Jr., 374th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle management analyst, configures a Halverson 25K loader for shipping at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 24, 2014. The Halvorsen Loader is a mechanized aircraft loader that can transport and lift up to 25,000 pounds of cargo and load it onto military and civilian aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class David Danford)

Keeping Yokota mobile


YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- There's a group of Airmen at Yokota that many might not associate with having a key part of mission...

Tips for taxes


YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- Tax season is here, and the Yokota Tax Center has some helpful tips to help make life a little easier as...

Back row from the left Kacee Greenstein, PTO President, Crystal Petrich, PTO Secretary, Mollie McKenzie PTO Vice President, Amanda Rolsen, American Red Cross Senior Station Manager Students Front Row from left:  Ryan Arandia, Jacob Rivera, Wylson Sanchez, Emmanuel Murray. (Photo by Jessica Sparling)

Sullivans students lend helping hands for relief fund


Akin to their namesake, the Sullivans’ brothers, who stuck together no matter what crisis befell them, Sullivans’ students know...

Mika Hamada, an eighth-grader at Shincho Junior High School in Sagamihara City, serves lunch Jan. 17 at the Camp Zama Dining Facility as part of a job-shadowing program on the installation. Hamada and two other Shincho Junior High students spent the day at Camp Zama experiencing a variety of vocations and interacting with the installation's Soldier, civilian and host-nation workforce. (U.S. Army photo by Candateshia Pafford)

Japanese junior-high students shadow various jobs on Camp Zama


CAMP ZAMA, Japan (Jan. 24, 2014) -- Three Japanese students from nearby Sagamihara City Shincho Junior High School participated in...


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