Members of Sokukai, Yosakoi dance performance group, perform during the New Year Fest hosted by the Japanese Welfare Association, Jan.10, 2020, at Yokota Air Base, Japan.

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Yokota Air Base is located approximately 30 miles west of Tokyo and is surrounded by five cities and one town in the Tokyo Prefecture. Composed of four groups and 17 squadrons, more than 3,500 military members alongside U.S. and Japan civilian employees make up the 374th Airlift Wing work force, which supports 32 tenant units and a base populace of 12,000. The wing includes the 36th Airlift Squadron which flies C-130J Super Hercules; 459th Airlift Squadron home to UH-1N Huey helicopters and the C-12J Huron.

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A diverse team of professional Airmen working with our allies and partners to uphold a free and open Indo-Pacific.


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