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台風シーズンに関する注意事項

6月1日から11月30日までの間、岩国基地は台風シーズンに入ります。岩国基地に勤務する皆さんは下記の資料を必ず一読してください。

トロピカルサイクロンについての注意書き(PDF、2.8MB)

Photo by Lance Cpl. Donato Maffin.
MCAS Iwakuni welcomes new commanding officer
U.S. Marine Corps Col. Robert V. Boucher, outgoing commanding officer of Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, receives the U.S. Marine Corps colors from U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Christopher J. Garza, Sergeant major of MCAS Iwakuni, during a change of command ceremony at MCAS Iwakuni, July 22, 2016. Residents, locals and guests gathered aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni to witness U.S. Marines and sailors welcome Col. Richard Fuerst as their new commanding officer. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Donato Maffin)
Photo by Lance Cpl. Jacob Farbo.
MCAS Iwakuni honors 25 Japanese retirees with ceremony
Retirees and members of Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni leadership pose for a photo during a retirement ceremony at the Landing Zone in Club Iwakuni on MCAS Iwakuni, Japan, July 15, 2016. The ceremony acknowledged the appreciation for the retirees’ hard work and dedication toward the installation’s success over the years. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jacob Farbo)
Photo by Lance Cpl. Donato Maffin.
Seventh Joint Leadership Walk
U.S. Marine Corps Col. Robert V. Boucher, commanding officer of Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, right, and the Honorable Yoshihiko Fukuda, mayor of Iwakuni, wait to cross an intersection during the seventh Joint Leadership Walk down the streets of Iwakuni on July 6, 2016. The last walk took place in December 2015 and continues to be a firm demonstration of the bond and unity between both communities. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Donato Maffin/Released)
Photo by Lance Cpl. Aaron Henson.
Japanese Officer Exchange Program enhances US, Japan interoperability
U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Daniel Lane, a pilot with Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 122, shows two Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force aviation officer cadets inside the cockpit of an F/A-18C during a Japanese Officer Exchange Program tour at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, June 17, 2016. Hosted by Marine Aircraft Group 12, the exchange program aims to better the understanding and working relationships between U.S. and Japanese pilots. During the visit, 30 students from the JMSDF Ozuki Aviation Training Squadron from JMSDF Ozuki Air Base, Shimonoseki, toured the air station to see up close F/A-18C Hornets belonging to Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 122, took turns flying an F/A-18 flight simulator and learned MAG-12’s mission, organization, equipment, operations and flight training. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Aaron Henson/Released)
Photo by Cpl. Justin Fisher.
President Obama visits MCAS Iwakuni
President Barack Obama addresses service members and their families at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, May 27, 2016. Obama is scheduled to visit the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and will be the highest ranking U.S. government official to do so in history. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Justin Fisher/Released)
Photo by Lance Cpl. Donato Maffin.
Japanese instructors acquire new insight about Marine operations
U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Gary W. Thomason, exeutive officer of Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, discusses military operations with Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Col. Mitsuhiko Nakadai, Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Capt. Atsushi Tanaka, JMSDF Capt. Madoka Sato and JMSDF Cmdr. Hiroko Takigawa, instructors from the Japanese Joint Staff College, during their visit to the air station in Iwakuni, Japan, May 9, 2016. The Japanese Joint Staff College instructors visited MCAS Iwakuni to learn about Marine Air-Ground Task Force operations. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Donato Maffin/Released)
Photo by Cpl. Douglas Simons.
40th MCAS Iwakuni Friendship Day 2016 Air Show demonstrates U.S.-Japan alliance
Pemberton Aerosports executed a flag jump during the Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni Friendship Day 2016 Air Show, Japan, May 5, 2016. Since 1973, MCAS Iwakuni has conducted a single-day air show and open house specifically designed to foster positive relationships between the air station and our Japanese hosts, and the event traditionally draws more than 200,000 visitors and participants. This year is the 40th Friendship Day, offering a culturally enriching experience that displays the mutual support that the U.S. and Japan share. This annual event showcases a variety of static displays, aviation performances and demonstrations, and provides food and entertainment for guests of the largest single-day event in Iwakuni. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Douglas Simons/Released)
Photo by Lance Cpl. Aaron Henson.
Service members visit school, interact with children
Seaman Thong Ho, shipping and receiving clerk with the distribution and management office on from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, interacts with children at Josho Hoikuen School in Iwakuni City, Japan, April 19, 2016. Visiting the school provided service members the chance to teach children how to speak and count in English, fostering the friendship between the U.S. and Japan. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Aaron Henson/Released)
Photo by Cpl. Nathan D. Wicks.
49th Kintai Marathon lead to friendships
Station residents and Japanese participants begin a half marathon during the 49th Kintai Marathon on Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan April 17, 2016. With more than 500 athletes, the marathon is one of the few events that invites Japanese citizens on the air station and provides a great opportunity for MCAS Iwakuni personnel to show support of their host nation through running, said Mai Tajima, SemperFit recreation specialist. The full marathon first place for the men was Yoshihisa Nagashita, 34, completing at 2 hours, 40 minutes, 21 seconds, and for the women was Hitomi Matsubara, 45, completing at 3:27:25. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Nathan D. Wicks /Released)
Photo by Lance Cpl. Aaron Henson.
American, Japanese students learn together
Students from Noda Gakuen High School in Yamaguchi City and Matthew C. Perry High School at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, participate in a drama class at MCAS Iwakuni April 21, 2016. Events like these help secure the two nations’ relationship with positive activities that educate students about each other’s culture. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Aaron Henson/Released)
Photo by Cpl. Nicole Zurbrugg.
Ospreys conclude earthquake airlift support
MV-22 Osprey squadron, Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) attached to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, arrived at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, April 17-18, 2016, in support of the Government of Japan's relief efforts following the devastating earthquakes near Kumamoto. The long-standing alliance between Japan and the U.S allows U.S military forces in Japan to provide rapid, integrated support top the Japanese Self-Defense Forces and civil relief efforts. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Nicole Zurbrugg/Released)
Photo by Lance Cpl. Aaron Henson.
Rice Pounding
Ayano Nakamura, left, and Cindy Herrera, a Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni resident, play Acchi-Muite-Hoi, which is a game using rock-paper-scissors, during a Mochitsuki – rice pounding – event at Tenno Elementary School in Tenno, Japan, April 16, 2016. Commonly eaten during the Japanese New Year and festivals, mochi is made when glutinous rice is soaked, steamed and pounded with a wooden mallet and mortar, forming a sticky, stretchy texture. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Aaron Henson/Released)
Photos by Cpl. Nathan Wicks.
VMM-265 provides operational airlift support for the Japanese government relief efforts
Marines with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced), 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, assists the Government of Japan in supporting those affected by recent earthquakes in Kumamoto, Japan, April 18, 2016. VMM-265 picked up supplies from Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Camp Takayubaru and delivered them to Hakusui Sports Park in the Kumamoto Prefecture. The long-standing relationship between Japan and the U.S. allows U.S. military forces in Japan to provide rapid, integrated support to the Japan Self-Defense Forces and civil relief efforts. (U.S. Marine Corps photos by Cpl. Nathan Wicks/Released)
Design by Lance Cpl. Alissa P. Schuning.
MCAS Iwakuni Flickr Page
Check out the Official MCAS Iwakuni's Flickr page to view photos of the units and residents aboard station.
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2016年春号(Vol.23)

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