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Pilots tour MCAS Futenma during exchange

Elena Takaho, serving as an interpreter, explains the capabilities and mechanics of the MV-22B Osprey to Japan Air Self-Defense Force members Feb. 21 during a tour of the Marine Aircraft Group 36 hangar on Marine Corps Air Station Futenma. The JASDF members also received a presentation on MAG-36’s mission and visited the flight control tower. Takaho is a community relations specialist with MCAS Futenma, Marine Corps Installations Pacific. (Photo by Lance Cpl. David N. Hersey)



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This work, Pilots tour MCAS Futenma during exchange, by LCpl David Hersey, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.21.2013

Date Posted:02.27.2013 23:41

Photo ID:875809

VIRIN:130221-M-SD875-001

Resolution:591x248

Size:31.96 KB

Location:MARINE CORPS AIR STATION FUTENMA, OKINAWA, JP

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