The Combined Arms Training Center Camp Fuji (CATC) Fire Department hosted fire instructors from the Shizuoka Prefectural Fire Academy for controlled flashover training Friday, August 14 at the Fuji fire house.
You probably know all about the Saiko Forest, ice caves and different views of Fuji, but what else is there to do around Japan's great lakes? Well, my family and I recently went on an adventure to find out.
There are endless reasons to go to the small resort town of Hakone, although for me personally it was an urge to spend some time in nature and breathe fresh mountain air. Close proximity to Tokyo makes a perfect escape for a day trip or overnight stay. I soaked up a lot of sun, took long strolls in the woods and took tons of photos. Duh.
Air Force Airman 1st Class Jeffrey James, 374th Logistics Readiness Squadron combat mobility flight technician, folds the suspension lines before stowing the canopy inside the recovery bag at the Combined Arms Training Center, Camp Fuji, Japan, March 27, 2019.
K9 Handlers from Naval Air Facility (NAF) Atsugi joined members of the three sister services as well as Japanese police from Saitama prefecture for a series of combined military working dog (MWD) training scenarios at the foot of Mt. Fuji.