HomeNewsArticle Display

JSDF, Yokota Airmen participate in C-17 bilateral loading engagement

C-17 bilateral loading event

U.S Air Force, Japan Air Self-Defense Force and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force service members prepare to participate in a C-17 bilateral loading event, Sept. 8, 2018, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The C-17 loading engagement helps Japan Self Defense Forces familiarize themselves with U.S Air Force assets in preparation for a possible real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Juan Torres)

C-17 bilateral loading event

U.S. Air Force and Japan Self Defense Forces members review proper loading procedures during a C-17 bilateral loading event, Sept. 8, 2018, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The C-17 loading engagement helps Japan Self Defense Forces familiarize themselves with U.S Air Force assets in preparation for a possible real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Juan Torres)

C-17 bilateral loading event

A Japan Ground Self-Defense Force member ties down a vehicle during a C-17 bilateral loading event between U.S Air Force and Japan Self Defense Forces, Sept. 8, 2018, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The C-17 loading engagement helps Japan Self Defense Forces familiarize themselves with U.S Air Force assets in preparation for a possible real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Juan Torres)

C-17 bilateral loading event

Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members tie down vehicles during a C-17 bilateral loading event, Sept. 8, 2018, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The C-17 loading engagement helps Japan Self Defense Forces familiarize themselves with U.S Air Force assets in preparation for a possible real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Juan Torres)

C-17 bilateral loading event

A Japan Ground Self-Defense Force member ties down a vehicle during a C-17 bilateral loading event between U.S Air Force and Japan Self Defense Forces, Sept. 8, 2018, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The C-17 loading engagement helps Japan Self Defense Forces familiarize themselves with U.S Air Force assets in preparation for a possible real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Juan Torres)

C-17 bilateral loading event

Service members participating in a C-17 bilateral loading event verify proper loading procedures, Sept. 8, 2018, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The C-17 loading engagement helps Japan Self Defense Forces familiarize themselves with U.S Air Force assets in preparation for a possible real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Juan Torres)

C-17 bilateral loading event

Japan Self Defense Forces members inspect a vehicle during a C-17 bilateral loading event, Sept. 8, 2018, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The C-17 loading engagement helps Japan Self Defense Forces familiarize themselves with U.S Air Force assets in preparation for a possible real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Juan Torres)

C-17 bilateral loading event

Japan Ground Self Defense Force members unload a vehicle during a C-17 bilateral loading event, Sept. 8, 2018, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The C-17 loading engagement helps Japan Self Defense Forces familiarize themselves with U.S Air Force assets in preparation for a possible real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Juan Torres)

C-17 bilateral loading event

An Airman participating in a C-17 bilateral loading event between U.S. Air Force and Japan Self Defense Forces members, ties down a vehicle, Sept. 8, 2018, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The C-17 loading engagement helps Japan Self Defense Forces familiarize themselves with U.S Air Force assets in preparation for a possible real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Juan Torres)

C-17 bilateral loading event
PHOTO DETAILS  /   DOWNLOAD HI-RES 10 of 11

An Airman participating in a C-17 bilateral loading event between U.S. Air Force and Japan Self Defense Forces members, ties down a vehicle, Sept. 8, 2018, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The C-17 loading engagement helps Japan Self Defense Forces familiarize themselves with U.S Air Force assets in preparation for a possible real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Juan Torres)

C-17 bilateral loading event
PHOTO DETAILS  /   DOWNLOAD HI-RES 11 of 11

An Airman participating in a C-17 bilateral loading event between U.S. Air Force and Japan Self Defense Forces members, ties down a vehicle, Sept. 8, 2018, at Yokota Air Base, Japan. The C-17 loading engagement helps Japan Self Defense Forces familiarize themselves with U.S Air Force assets in preparation for a possible real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Juan Torres)

Yokota Air Base, Japan --