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Senior Airman Sarah Rose

An RQ-4 Global Hawk, assigned to the 69th Reconnaissance Group, Detachment 1, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, lands at Misawa Air Base, Japan, June 1, 2018, for a temporary intra-theater routine deployment. The movement maintains operations for Global Hawks during months of inclement weather endured at Andersen, such as typhoons and other scenarios which have the potential to hinder readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Deana Heitzman)

RQ-4 Global Hawks arrive at Misawa AB


JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii -- The U.S. Air Force deployed a squadron of RQ-4 Global Hawks, June 1, 2018, intra-theater...

The red panda is fun to watch as it climbs from branch to branch and repeats. Photo by Karin Wu

Japan zoos full of family fun!


Ueno Zoo

When you want to go to a zoo in the Tokyo area, your best option is Ueno Zoo. Located in Ueno Park...

DECA chief hears you: Commissary shelves will be better stocked


The biggest problem with commissaries, and perhaps a major reason why sales are falling, “is product availability,” wrote Vicky...

United says military families worldwide can ship pets back to US


All U.S. military families overseas — regardless of where they are stationed — are eligible to use United Airlines to fly their...

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Keith Wright, the 35th Fighter Wing flight safety NCO, poses for a photo at Misawa Air Base, Japan, May 23, 2018. This year marks 75 years of safety identifying flight risks, evaluating flight line supervision and examining flight operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Collette Brooks)

Staying safe in flight


MISAWA AIR BASE,Japan -- The 35th Fighter Wing safety office trains Airmen to prevent safety issues ranging from work place...

Master Sgt. Keith Wright

Participants pose for a photo at Aomori Speed Park, Aomori, Japan, May 5, 2018. Aomori Speed Park is a closed-circuit road course to help riders of every ability level. While there were some riders who left the track, no one was hurt or had any significant damage to their bike. (Courtesy photo)

Motorcylce riders learn safety tips at Aomori track


AOMORI, Japan -- Most new riders spend a great deal of time worrying about finding the limits of their motorcycles. Even when the...


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