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Obama visits MCAS Iwakuni 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...
President Obama visits MCAS Iwakuni President Obama visits MCAS Iwakuni
Marine Helicopter Squadron One (HMX-1) departs Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, May 27, 2016. Obama visited MCAS Iwakuni and spoke with service members and...
Obama visits MCAS Iwakuni Obama visits MCAS Iwakuni
Air Force One lands at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, May 27, 2016. President Barack Obama visited MCAS Iwakuni and spoke with service members and their...
President Obama visits MCAS Iwakuni 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...
Yokota Girls’ Soccer Team Wins Far East Tournament Yokota Girls’ Soccer Team Wins Far East Tournament
Sarah Cronin, goalkeeper and center midfielder from the Panthers girls’ soccer team from Yokota High School, blocks a shot at the goal during the last part of the...
Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 finishes Exercise Thunder Horse 16.2 Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 finishes Exercise...
Lance Cpl. Matthew Betkoski, a refrigeration and air conditioning technician with Marine Wing Support Squadron 171, mans a M240 bravo light-machine during exercise...


Recent Video

President Barack Obama addresses service members and their families in Japan President Barack Obama addresses service members and...
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...
MCAS Iwakuni Friendship Day 16 MCAS Iwakuni Friendship Day 16
Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni hosted Friendship Day, May 5, 2016. Since 1973, MCAS Iwakuni has conducted a single day air show and open house specifically...
40 Years of Friendship 40 Years of Friendship
May 5, 2016 marks the 40th iteration of Friendship Day at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan. Visitors, civilians and a service member talk about their...
Main Post Office Grand Opening Ceremony Main Post Office Grand Opening Ceremony
Col. Robert V. Boucher, commanding officer of Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Col. Daniel Shipley, commanding officer of Marine Aircraft Group 12, and Chief Warrant...
Fueling in the air Fueling in the air
Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron (VMGR) 152 and Marine All-Weather Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 242 performed air-to-air refueling over the skies of...
MCAS Iwakuni Friendship Day 16 MCAS Iwakuni Friendship Day 16
Time Lapse at the Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni Friendship Day 2016 Air Show, May 5, 2016. Since 1973, MCAS Iwakuni has conducted a single day air show and open...


Recent News Stories

Obama visits MCAS Iwakuni
President Barack Obama visited Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, May 27, 2016, after the Ise-Shima Group of Seven Summit meeting.
Yokota Girls’ Soccer Team Wins Far East Tournament Yokota Girls’ Soccer Team Wins Far East Tournament
The Yokota High School Panthers girls’ soccer team from Yokota Air Base, Japan, won first place at the girls Division II Far East Soccer Tournament hosted by...
Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 finishes exercise Thunder Horse 16.2 Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 finishes exercise...
Marines with Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 conclude exercise Thunder Horse 16.2 May 14, 2016, following a week-long exercise at the Japan Ground Self-Defense...
Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 simulates aircraft...
Marines with Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 simulated aircraft salvage and recovery operations during exercise Thunder Horse 16.2 at the Japan Ground Self-Defense...
Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 begins exercise Thunder Horse 16.2 Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 begins exercise Thunder...
Marines with Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 arrived at the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force’s Haramura Maneuver Area in Hiroshima, Japan, for exercise Thunder...
Japanese instructors acquire new insight about Marine operations Japanese instructors acquire new insight about Marine...
Military instructors of the Japanese Joint Staff College located in Tokyo, Japan, visited Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni to learn about Marine Air-Ground Task Force...


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