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  • 459 AS showcases CAPEX during Friendship Festival

    Yokota’s 459th Airlift Squadron showcased one of their UH-1 mission sets during a Capabilities Exercise (CAPEX) at the 2018 Japanese-American Friendship Festival, Sept. 15-16 at Yokota Air Base, Japan to give approximately 145,000 visitors a better understanding of what the 459th AS does in Japan and how crew members and aircraft interact to accomplish their missions.
  • FOD walk complete, Yokota is back in business

    The Airmen from the 374th Airlift Wing perform a foreign object debris walk following the 2018 Japanese-American Friendship Festival at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Sept. 17, 2018. The FOD walk was conducted after the festival to remove any hazardous debris capable of damaging aircraft from the flightline. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew
  • 2018 JAFF kicks off with 36th AS Demo

    Crew chiefs with the 374th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron stand by as the crew of a C-130J Super Hercules prepare to start their engines prior to a low-cost, low-altitude demonstration at the 2018 Japanese-American Friendship Festival at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Sept. 15, 2018. The two-day long festival provides a chance for Yokota to strengthen the
  • Yokota Tower Run Honors Fallen Heroes of 9/11

    A tower run participant releases a dog-tag into a fire fighter's helmet during the sixth annual Yokota Fire Emergency Services 9/11 Tower Run at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Sept. 11, 2018. Each run participant held a dog-tag with the name of a first responder who lost their life in the terrorist attacks in New York City on Sept. 11, 2001. (U.S. Air
  • 374th SFS hosts Weapons Handling Skills and Tactics course

    The 374th Security Forces Squadron hosted their first Weapons Handling Skills and Tactics course, Aug. 31, 2018, at Yokota Air Base.Approximately 30 Airmen participated in the course, learning the valuable skills needed during a real-world scenario.“We want to enhance defense capabilities, promote teamwork, and give our Airmen a head start on
  • 374th MDG Hosts Joint Bilateral CBRN Training

    YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — Medical personnel from the US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases at Ft. Dietrick, Maryland came to Yokota Air Base, Japan to host the Offsite Medical Management of Chemical and Biological Casualties (MCBC) Short Course Aug. 6-8, 2018.
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