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Four F-16 Fighting Falcons wait on the flight line at Chitose Air Base, Japan, April 23, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Xiomara M. Martinez)

US F-16s relocate, Misawa Airmen integrate with JASDF


CHITOSE AIR BASE, Japan (AFNS) -- Nearly 95 personnel and six F-16 Fighting Falcons from Misawa Air Base, Japan soared to Chitose...

It's been a busy two weeks for Robert D. Edgren right-hander Brittany Crown, who struck out 82 batters in six games, including 17 in Saturday's DODEA-Japan softball tournament final, which the Eagles won 13-12 over Yokota.  DAVE ORNAUER/STARS AND STRIPES

Edgren now has softball throne to go along with Crown


CAMP ZAMA, Japan – Brittany Crown didn’t have a whole lot left in the tank, she said.

The Robert D. Edgren right-hander had...

Misawa Exchange shoppers to start ‘Give and Get Back’ May 15


Misawa AFB – The Misawa Exchange is making it easy for shoppers to help Airmen and military families in need during the first of...

U.S. Air Force Col. R. Scott Jobe, left, the 35th Fighter Wing commander, shakes hands with Governor Shingo Mimura, right, the Aomori Prefecture governor, at the at Lake Ogawara Appreciation event in Tohoku Town, Japan, April 15, 2018. The partnership of local communities is vital to the U.S.-Japan friendship. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Collette Brooks)

Lake used to practice for Pearl Harbor now unites U.S. and Japan


TOHOKU TOWN, Japan -- Tohoku Town, Japan, welcomed Americans and Japanese alike to the Lake Ogawara Appreciation Event in Hohko-kan...

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U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Benjamin W. Stratton

Misawa Friendship Tour visits PACAF F-16 Demo Team


Japanese locals participating in Misawa City’s monthly Friendship Tour received a first-ever visit with the Pacific Air Forces’ F-...

Yamagata a great place to Japan's natural, cultural attractions


Situated in the Northeastern part of Japan, Yamagata offers plenty of natural and cultural attractions throughout the seasons. From...

Fresh and raw fish joint near Misawa Base


If you are located on Misawa and want to enjoy delicious, local fresh raw fish around base, Minato Shokudo is the place to go.


Cute Pets from Misawa AFB can cash in Exchange online photo contest May 4 to June 1


Misawa AFB – Cute canines, cats, canaries and other beloved pets can finally make their adorable looks pay off.



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