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VMFA(AW)-533 goes sky high, KMEP-14-13 begins VMFA(AW)-533 goes sky high, KMEP-14-13 begins
Lance Cpl. Justin Murray, a powerline mechanic with Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 533, performs pre-flight checks on an F/A-18 Hornet during the Korean...
VMFA(AW)-533 arrives in Osan for KMEP 14-13 VMFA(AW)-533 arrives in Osan for KMEP 14-13
Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 533, also known as the “Hawks,” arrive on Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, to participate in the Korean Marine...
MALS-12 ordnance preps for KMEP 14-13 MALS-12 ordnance preps for KMEP 14-13
Cpl. Taylor Walter, an ordnanceman with Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 12, conducts a maintenance check on a BBR-41 Multiple Ejector Rack during the Korean Marine...
M.C. Perry Elementary recognized as National Blue Ribbon School M.C. Perry Elementary recognized as National Blue Ribbon...
A banner sits inside the front office of Matthew C. Perry Elementary School aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, Oct. 7, 2014. Visitors can sign the banner...
Marines get a taste of competitive shooting Marines get a taste of competitive shooting
Lt. Col. James Whiteker coaches Cpl. Jose Escribano during a pistol range at the American Gun Club Inc. outdoor range on Tinian, Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas...
Forager Fury III flies through half-way point Forager Fury III flies through half-way point
Used for landings by both U.S. Navy SH-60S helicopters and U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B Ospreys during exercises Valiant Shield 2014 and Forager Fury III, Echo Field was...


Recent Video

Change Change
Mike Gold, Master Gunnery Sgt. (ret.) expresses his feelings and emotions about the changes being made aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, based upon what...
MAG/MALS-12 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony MAG/MALS-12 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Distinguished visitors and station residents participate in the Marine Aircraft Group 12, Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 12 ribbon cutting ceremony for the new...
Maj. Gen. Semonite Visits MCAS Iwakuni Maj. Gen. Semonite Visits MCAS Iwakuni
Maj. Gen. Semonite visits MCAS Iwakuni during his Pacific tour.
Army Corps of Engineers Interviews Army Corps of Engineers Interviews
Employees from the MCAS Iwakuni ACOE office are interviewed about their job and working in Japan. Also available in high definition.
Protecting the Environment Protecting the Environment
Chuck Hill, fuel and tank manager with facilities environmental office, taught a basic spill response class Feb. 25, 2014, aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni,...
Joseph Alvarez: The Lifesaver Joseph Alvarez: The Lifesaver
Lance Cpl. Joseph Alvarez, an aircraft rescue fire fighter with Marine Wing Support Squadron 171, trains to be ready at a moments notice in case of a fire or emergency.


Recent News Stories

VMFA(AW)-533 goes sky high, KMEP-14-13 begins VMFA(AW)-533 goes sky high, KMEP-14-13 begins
Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 533, also known as the “Hawks,” launched their first aircraft during the Korean Marine Exchange Program 14-13, Oct. 13,...
VMFA(AW)-533 arrives in Osan for KMEP 14-13 VMFA(AW)-533 arrives in Osan for KMEP 14-13
Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 533, also known as the “Hawks,” arrived on Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, to participate in the Korean Marine...
M.C. Perry Elementary recognized as National Blue Ribbon School M.C. Perry Elementary recognized as National Blue Ribbon...
Matthew C. Perry Elementary School aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, was recognized as a 2014 National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of...
MALS-12 ordnance preps for KMEP 14-13 MALS-12 ordnance preps for KMEP 14-13
Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 12 prepared ordnance, Oct. 6, 2014, on Osan Air Force Base, Korea, to be used during the Korean Marine Exchange Program 14-13.
Marines get a taste of competitive shooting Marines get a taste of competitive shooting
Marines with Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 traveled to the American Gun Club Inc. outdoor range, on Tinian, Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, to take...
Iwakuni Harbor maintains operational readiness; clear waters, no spills Iwakuni Harbor maintains operational readiness; clear...
Sailors began chipping away pesky barnacles and other sea debris off the various vessels at the Iwakuni Harbor, Sept. 29, 2014, aboard Marine Corps Air Station...


Recent Audio

Lance Cpl. Joseph Alvarez
Lance Cpl. Joseph Alvarez from Redlands, Calif. talks to a Redlands Daily Facts reporter about getting a promotion, his military history and why he joined the Marines.
Navy chaplains conduct community relations event...
The island-wide beautification task force enlists the help of the U.S. Marine Corps. In the studio are Navy chaplain Lts. Travis Coffey and Dave Hammond and Staff...
MAG-12 CO interviews with Ray Gibson K57 AM
Col. Hunter Hobson interviews with "The Breakfast Show" host Ray Gibson during Exercise Forager Fury II. Hobson is the commanding officer of Marine Aircraft Group 12,...
Radio Interview with Lt. Col. Topel
Lt. Col. Keith Topel speaks with Travis Coffman about the Exercise Forager Fury II. Topel is the Marine Aircraft Group 12 Operations Officer with 1st Marine Aircraft...
Iwakuni Clean Up
Service Members from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni’s Single Marine Program occasionally go out unaccompanied into the Iwakuni community just to lend a hand. This...
Spook House
Volunteers from Air Station Iwakuni help decorate MC Perry Elementary School's gym and walkways with all manors of Halloween spirit.


Recent Publications

The Iwakuni Approach - 07.19.2013
The Iwakuni Approach - 07.19.2013
MCAS Iwakuni receives new Commanding Officer, New station sergeant major takes charge, CLC-36 arrives in Fuji, ready to begin Dragon Fire 2013.
The Iwakuni Approach - 04.05.2013
The Iwakuni Approach - 04.05.2013
VMFA-122 arrives in Iwakuni, Station stresses importance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month
The Iwakuni Approach - 03.29.2013
The Iwakuni Approach - 03.29.2013
Commander's Cup continues with basketball tournement, Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni hosts its semi-annual bazaar
The Iwakuni Approach - 03.22.2013
The Iwakuni Approach - 03.22.2013
MALS-12 contributes to friendship, MAG-12 continues to train with foreign allies
The Iwakuni Approach - 03.15.2013
The Iwakuni Approach - 03.15.2013
Exercise Active Shield 2013, Marine Corps Community Services hosts annual wine festival
The Iwakuni Approach - 02.08.2013
The Iwakuni Approach - 02.08.2013
Feb. 8, 2013 issue of the