updated Wed. September 28, 2022
March 3, 2018
See an F-15C Eagle of the 44th "Vampire Bats" Fighter Squadron on Kadena Air Base, Japan. (Jeff Martin/Staff). KADENA AIR BASE, Japan — On the cloudy afternoon of Feb. 14, maintainers were hard at work on the flight line of Kadena Air Base, Japan, trying to get an F-15 Eagle ready to fly again.
March 2, 2018
An U.S. Air Force fighter jet flies overhead as two U.S. Army soldiers raise a signal tower for a Patriot missile system during a certification training exercise on Kadena Air Base in Japan, on Oct. 17, 2017. (Capt. Adan Cazarez/U.S. Army). WASHINGTON — The brains of the U.S. Army's future Integrated AirÃâÃÂ ...
February 20, 2018
He talked to Defense News during a February trip to Kadena Air Base in Japan, discussing the group's current priorities and challenges in light of emerging tension with China, Russia and North Korea. The work of U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command is less apparent than special ops missions inÃâÃÂ ...
February 16, 2018
A bar fight at a U.S. air base in Japan has resulted in a former Arkansan facing charges of attempted manslaughter and assault in federal court in Little Rock. On Thursday, U.S. Magistrate Judge Beth Deere presided over a teleconferenced plea and arraignment in which Rodgrigo Pineda Gomez, formerlyÃâÃÂ ...
The News Herald
February 9, 2018
Sokolowski signed up several years ago through Yokota Air Base in Japan and later got a call to donate. Her marrow went to a young girl whose immune system couldn't fight infections, and though Sokolowski doesn't know exactly how the girl's health turned out afterward, she's confident everythingÃâÃÂ ...
February 8, 2018
“Our forces are ready and our nation is resolved,” Pence said in a speech to US troops at the Yokota Air Base in Japan, as he prepared to fly to South Korea to attend the Winter Olympics. The United States “will always seek peace, we will ever strive for a better future, but you the instruments of AmericanÃâÃÂ ...
February 7, 2018
He also ratcheted up his rhetoric on the North's human rights abuses in a speech to U.S. service members at Yokota Air Base in Japan. “As we speak, an estimated 100,000 North Korean citizens labor in modern-day gulags,” Pence said Thursday before departing Japan. “Those who dare raise their voicesÃâÃÂ ...
Air & Cosmos
December 31, 1999
Twelve USAF F-35As are currently deployed at Kadena Air Base in Japan for a six-month rotation, while 16 USMC F-35Bs are deployed at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni. To date, more than 265 F-35 aircraft have been delivered to U.S. and international customers and more than 180 are in world-wideÃâÃÂ ...
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