Chief Master Sgt. Jessica Cambron, 374th Mission Support Group senior enlisted leader, left, Fumioki Hirahata, Akishima-Yokota Friendship Club president, center, and Col. Ryan Vetter, 374th Mission Support Group commander, work together to plant a cherry sapling during a ceremony at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 5, 2022.
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A young cherry blossom tree U.S. and Japanese representatives planted together on a shared area of Sagami General Depot symbolizes a commitment to the friendship between the installation and the city in which it resides, one participant said.
Farmers from Suo-Oshima Agricultural gave Matthew C. Perry Elementary School a gift of mikans. The presentation is a semi-annual event that allows the local community and the air station to strengthen their bond as neighbors.
CFAY provides, maintains, and operates base facilities and services in support of the U.S. 7th Fleet's forward-deployed naval forces, 71 tenant commands, and more than 27,000 military and civilian personnel and their families.
Morale Welfare and Recreation (MWR) Athletics held a “911” Memorial Triathlon that included a 400 meter swim, 10 kilometer bike ride, and 5 kilometer run competition at the Purdy Fitness Center Gym, onboard Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY).