U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Brittany A. Chase

Misawa old jet breaks new barriers


The 35th Fighter Wing flagship flies over Misawa Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2017.

The flagship, a Block 50 F-16 Fighting...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Nov. 24, 2017) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) is towed away from the pier at Fleet Activities (FLEACT) Yokosuka, Nov. 24, to meet heavy lift transport vessel MV Transshelf. Transshelf will transport Fitzgerald to Pascagoula, Mississippi for repairs. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Benjamin Dobbs/Released)

USS Fitzgerald departs Fleet Activities Yokosuka


YOKOSUKA, Japan (NNS) -- The Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) departed Fleet Activities (FLEACT...

Did you know?: Karate Kid Part II was not actually filmed here


The Karate Kid Part II was not filmed in Japan’s far south island of Okinawa. Although this sequel to one of the most iconic movies...

Raw Harvest Pear Tart


SERVES: 5 I Prep Time: 35 min. I Total
TIME: 35 min.

1. 2 cups raw rolled oats
2. 1 packed cup...

For Fleet and Force: Science Solutions, from Cyber to the Skies


ARLINGTON, Va. (NNS) -- An engineer steps into the cockpit of an FA-18 Super Hornet in Norfolk.

Meanwhile, another launches...

Candy, a military working dog assigned to the 27th Special Operations Security Forces Squadron, wears an Air Force Commendation medal during her retirement ceremony at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., Nov. 9, 2017. After eight years of service, she retired and was adopted by one of her former handlers. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Lane Plummer)

From Puppy to Protector: How the Air Force Raises Military Working Dogs


CANNON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M., Nov. 22, 2017 — Candy is a military working dog with six deployments under her collar, and on Nov. 9,...

Capt. Travis Trueblood, 11th Wing assistant staff judge advocate, poses for a photo at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Nov. 16, 2017. Trueblood holds Native American art and the Choctaw Nation seal, which were gifted to him during his encounters and meetings with other members of the Choctaw Nation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Michael Murphy)

Native warrior culture


JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AFNS) -- November has been designated as National American Indian Heritage Month since 1990. This is a...

A C-2A Greyhound performs a touch-and-go on the flight deck of the USS Ronald Reagan in waters south of Japan, May 19, 2017. (NATHAN BURKE/U.S. NAVY)

Crews continue to search for 3 missing sailors after plane crash in Philippine Sea


YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — Search-and-rescue efforts continued Thursday for three sailors missing after a Navy aircraft went down...

The Navy's only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, the USS Ronald Reagan, transits waters near the Korean Peninsula in 2016.

3 missing after Navy aircraft crashes into Philippine Sea


YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — Three people were missing Wednesday after a Navy aircraft went down in the Philippine Sea while en...


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