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Exchange Delivers Eight Days of Holiday Savings This November


DALLAS – Military shoppers can save on the season’s hottest electronics, housewares and apparel from the comfort of their own homes...

VMGR-152's PME, a flight you wouldn't want to miss


MCAS IWAKUNI, YAMAGUCHI, JAPAN -- Sand shifts below service members’ feet as sulfur engulfs the air and humidity lingers across...

A Japanese Air Self-Defense Force F-35A banks a corner at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Nov. 2, 2017. This is the first Japanese built F-35A, which was assembled at the Final Assembly and Check Out facility at Komaki-Minami Factory of Mitsubishi Heavy Industry. U.S. Air Force Maj. Elijah Supper, Defense Contract Management Agency government flight representative, landed the aircraft at Misawa AB for safety checks before flying across the ocean for its final function test. (U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Brittany A.

First Japanese-built F-35A lands at Misawa AB


MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- A Defense Contract Management Agency government flight representative landed the first Japanese-made F-...

U.S. Navy Sailors with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron (H&HS), enter the water at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, Nov. 7, 2017. Harbor Operations conducted facilities-response training to learn how to control potential oil or fuel spills in the waters surrounding the station. They used buoys to trap oily substances, which allowed a skimmer boat to filter chemicals from the water and clean it. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Gabriela Garcia-Herrera)

MCAS Iwakuni Harbor Ops conducts facilities-response training


Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni Harbor Operations conducted facilities response training, or FRT, at MCAS Iwakuni, Japan, Nov. 6-7...

U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Misha Ignacio, the 14th Fighter Squadron chief of intelligence, learns how to assemble a GBU-12 during an ammunitions tour at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Nov. 8, 2017. Maintenance and ammunitions Airmen coordinated a tour for operations personnel in order for them to gain a better understanding of war reserve materials. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Xiomara M. Martinez)

Arming 35th FW operators with munitions, purpose


MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- The 35th Maintenance Squadron conducted a weapons and ammunitions tour for operations personnel at Misawa...

Volunteers of the Operation Christmas Child box packing party inspect the boxes prior to sealing them, Nov. 6, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. OCC is an international project in which shoeboxes are filled with small toys, hygiene items, and school supplies and sent to children affected by war, poverty, natural disasters, famine, or disease. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

Operation Christmas Child at Yokota


Yokota Air Base, Japan -- In hopes of spreading holiday cheers, members from Yokota Air Base volunteered their time in a box...

U.S. Air Force Col. Jeanette Frantal, the 35th Medical Group deputy commander, briefs Japanese students shadowing 35th Fighter Wing medical personnel at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Oct. 30, 2017. The Towada University students are studying to become nurses, and this tour allowed them to see how American hospitals function. Tours such as these support the Pacific Air Forces’ command strategy that includes expanding engagement outreach in order to keep alliances strong. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Xiomara M.

Towada University students visit the 35th MDG


MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- About 30 Japanese nursing students from Towada University toured the 35th Medical Group at Misawa Air...

RAND Corp. Study Gives Top Ratings to DoD Nonmedical Counseling


WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2017 — The RAND Corp. in October issued its comprehensive study of the Defense Department’s nonmedical...

The Woody Show launches on American Forces Network


LOS ANGELES, November 8, 2017 – Premiere Networks announced today that The Woody Show has joined the American Forces Network (AFN...


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