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  • 374th AW/CC talks bilateral future with RAAF partners

    374th Airlift Wing commander, Col. Otis C. Jones, and Chief Master Sgt. Nicole Wilson, 374th Communications Squadron chief enlisted manager, visited Australian military partners to discuss their priorities and Yokota Air Base's mission and capabilities as the Pacific Air Force’s airlift hub.During his one-week visit, Jones met with Royal Australian
  • Future JASDF maintenance officers tour Yokota AB

    JASDF maintenance cadets visited Yokota on an educational tour to learn firsthand how their U.S. Air Force counterparts conduct aircraft maintenance.
  • Yokota Spouses take flight

    Spouses from the 21st Special Operations Squadron and the 753rd Special Operations Aircraft Maintenance Squadron walk towards a CV-22 Osprey during a spouse incentive flight at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Nov. 15, 2019. The incentive flight gave spouses an opportunity to have a firsthand look at the group’s daily operations, providing a better
  • Pacific Air Forces commander meets with Team Yokota

    Gen. CQ Brown Jr., Pacific Air Forces commander, visited Yokota Air Base, Japan, to get a first-hand look at Yokota’s Airmen at work and the ironclad alliance between the U.S. and Japan Nov. 13-14, 2019.In addition to Brown, his spouse, Sharene Brown, Chief Master Sgt. Anthony Johnson, PACAF command chief, and his spouse, Stephanie, visited to
  • 374th LRS POL Airmen Practice Wet Wing Defuel

    The 374th Logistics Readiness Squadron Fuels Management Flight recently completed a wet-wing defuel training phase, a first at Yokota, which enables the C-130J Super Hercules crews to rapidly deliver fuel to bases all over the pacific. The process is a coordinated effort with multiple MAJCOM A3/A4’s & AFPET to ensure compliance with standards and
  • Yokota Airmen honor Veterans in retreat ceremony

    Yokota Honor Guard members practice before a Veterans Day ceremony at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Nov. 8, 2019. Veterans Day celebrates the service of all U.S. military veterans and coincides with Armistice Day and Remembrance Day which are celebrated in other countries, marking the anniversary of the end of World War I. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman
  • Yokota first for MWDs at Iruma Air Show

    Military working dog (MWD) teams from the 374th Security Forces Squadron out of Yokota Air Base, Japan, participated in a bilateral MWD demonstration with Japanese Air Self-Defense Forces Security Guard Squadron security dog team during the 51st annual air show at Iruma Air Base, Japan, Nov. 3, 2019. The air show played host to over 125,000 people and featured a bilateral canine demonstration as an event alongside the traditional aerial acrobatics common at most shows.
  • Influenza Testing Announcement

    Team Yokota, flu season is now upon us. Despite medicine’s best efforts, the flu vaccine is bound to fail for some people, and you or your family, friends, or co-workers may get the flu.With that, we have an important announcement in regard to the diagnosis and treatment of the flu. The diagnosis of flu is based upon clinical symptoms and exam. The
  • Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise

    Firefighters from Japanese Air Self-Defense Forces and 374th Civil Engineer Squadron pose for a group photo after a live-fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. The exercise allowed the 374th CES and JASDF to utilize different equipment, and review tactics to putting out fires as part of a knowledge exchange. (U.S. Air