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16 Feb 2022


MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan (February 16, 2022) –

On Feb. 15, nine (9) individuals at MCAS Iwakuni tested positive for COVID-19.

Upon detection of any positive case, MCAS Iwakuni conducts aggressive contact tracing and will contact, test, and appropriately quarantine all close contacts. Testing of close contacts may result in the identification of additional positive cases.

All individuals who receive positive tests results will remain in isolation status until classified as recovered in accordance with Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery guidance.


Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni-Japanese

山口県岩国市三角町官有地 PSC 561 BOX 1868