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U.S. Air Force, JGSDF participate in C-17 load engagement

JGSDF, USAF participate in load engagement

Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members assigned to the 102nd Aviation, at Camp Kizarazu, begin unloading equipment during a C-17 load engagement, August 3, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The training highlighted Yokota’s support and interoperability with the JGSDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

JGSDF, USAF participate in load engagement

Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members assigned to the 102nd Aviation, at Camp Kizarazu, inspect tools prior to use, August 3, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The tools were used to dismantle the aircraft during a C-17 load engagement. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

JGSDF, USAF participate in load engagement

Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Sgt. Azusa Yamamoto, 102nd Aviation, at Camp Kizarazu, adjusts a tool on a UH-60JA helicopter during the dismantling of the aircraft, August 3, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The dismantling was part of a C-17 load engagement between JGSDF and the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

JGSDF, USAF participate in load engagement

Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Sgt. Azusa Yamamoto, 102nd Aviation, at Camp Kizarazu, uses a tool on a UH-60JA helicopter during the dismantling of the aircraft, August 3, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The dismantling was part of a C-17 load engagement between JGSDF and the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

JGSDF, USAF participate in load engagement

A Japan Ground Self-Defense Force member poses for a photo inside a UH-60JA helicopter during the dismantling of the aircraft, August 3, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The dismantling was part of a C-17 load engagement between JGSDF and the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

JGSDF, USAF participate in load engagement

Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members assigned to the 102nd Aviation, at Camp Kizarazu, dismantle a UH-60JA helicopter during a C-17 load engagement, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The training highlighted Yokota’s support and interoperability with the JGSDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

JGSDF, USAF participate in load engagement

A Japan Ground Self-Defense Force member adjusts the hydraulic pressure of UH-60JA helicopter during a C-17 load engagement, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The training highlighted Pacific Air Force’s interoperability with the JGSDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

JGSDF, USAF participate in load engagement

A Japan Ground Self-Defense Force member measures the opening under UH-60JA helicopter during a C-17 load engagement, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The training highlighted Yokota’s bilateral support and interoperability with the JGSDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

JGSDF, USAF participate in load engagement

Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members assigned to the 102nd Aviation, at Camp Kizarazu, work together to move a UH-60JA helicopter during a C-17 load engagement, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The training highlighted Yokota’s bilateral support and interoperability with the JGSDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

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Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members assigned to the 102nd Aviation, at Camp Kizarazu, work together to move a UH-60JA helicopter during a C-17 load engagement, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The training highlighted Yokota’s bilateral support and interoperability with the JGSDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

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A UH-60JA helicopter assigned to the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force 102nd Aviation, Camp Kizarazu, is prepared to be loaded during a C-17 load engagement, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The training highlighted Pacific Air Force’s interoperability with the JGSDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

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U.S. Air Force Airmen, and Japan Self-Defense Force members prepare a UH-60JA helicopter to be loaded during a C-17 load engagement, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The training highlighted Yokota’s bilateral support and interoperability with the JGSDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

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U.S. Air Force Airmen, and Japan Self-Defense Force members, load, tie down and inspect a vehicle during a C-17 load engagement, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The training highlighted Pacific Air Force’s interoperability with the JGSDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

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Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members inspect the opening under a UH-60JA helicopter prior to load during a C-17 load engagement, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The training highlighted Yokota’s bilateral support and interoperability with the JGSDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

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Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members assigned to the 102nd Aviation, Camp Kizarazu, reassemble a UH-60JA helicopter rear rotor, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The helicopter was dismantled as part of a C-17 load engagement between JGSDF and U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

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Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members assigned to the 102nd Aviation, Camp Kizarazu, reassemble a UH-60JA helicopter, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The helicopter was dismantled as part of a C-17 load engagement between JGSDF and the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

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Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members assigned to the 102nd Aviation, Camp Kizarazu, work together to reassemble a UH-60JA helicopter, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The helicopter was dismantled during a C-17 load engagement highlighting Pacific Air Force’s interoperability with the JGSDF. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

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Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members assigned to the 102nd Aviation, Camp Kizarazu, reassemble a UH-60JA helicopter tail rotor, August 4, 2017, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The helicopter was dismantled as part of a C-17 load engagement between JGSDF and the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)

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