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Shinji Higuchi appointed honorary Police Chief, photo by Edward L Holland
Shinji Higuchi

Director Shinji Higuchi becomes Yokohama Police Chief

Shinji Higuchi, director of Shin Ultraman and co-director of Shin Godzilla was appointed honorary Chief of Police at Yokohama Asahi Police Station, the first Japanese director in the special effects industry bestowed this honor at a ceremony during a nationwide traffic and fraud eradication campaign on September 19.

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Eric Stanton
Aerographer’s Mate 3rd Class Mackenzie Swanson

USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors observe weather conditions

Aerographer’s Mate 3rd Class Mackenzie Swanson, from Minneapolis, uses a handheld anemometer to measure wind speed and direction aboard the U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), in the Sea of Japan, Oct. 6.

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jessica Avallone
Gen. John "Jay" Raymond

Chief of Space Operations visits Yokota

U.S. Space Force Gen. John "Jay" Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, smiles on the flightline at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 4, 2022.

3rd Class Isaiah Davila

Yokosuka-based USS Ronald Reagan sailors perform box fan maintenance

Damage Controlman 3rd Class Isaiah Davila, from Victorville, California, reads over instructions prior to inspecting box fans aboard the U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), in the Sea of Japan, Oct. 5.

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