Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan


Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan

Welcome to Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni’s official website. MCAS Iwakuni is the only Marine Corps installation on mainland Japan.
Iwakuni News Stories

MCAS Iwakuni supports in Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Active Duty Fund Drive

By Cpl. Luis Ramirez | April 24, 2015

In support of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society’s Active Duty Fund Drive, service members aboard MORE

MCAS Iwakuni Facilities promotes environmental awareness

By Lance Cpl. Carlos Cruz Jr. | April 24, 2015

The Facilities Environmental Branch Office aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, provided MORE

CLC-36 Marine volunteers his service on, off duty

By Lance Cpl. Carlos Cruz Jr. | April 22, 2015

The Marine Corps takes great pride in ensuring that every Marine, no matter their rank, is a leader MORE

Matthew C. Perry Elementary School receives Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence Award

By Lance Cpl. Carlos Cruz Jr. | April 21, 2015

The Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan, recognized 336 schools out of 138,000 schools in the United MORE

Motor Transport Company fire rounds downrange

By Cpl. Luis Ramirez | April 16, 2015

Service members with Marine Wing Support Squadron 171, Motor-Transport Company, conducted a MORE
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PCS with Pet
Bringing pets to MCAS Iwakuni Japan is highly discouraged. Housing here is very limited both on and off-base. Dogs are not permitted in much of the on-base housing. Many landlords off-base will not rent to families with pets. Check with local airlines regarding their policies if you decide to bring pets. Travel with pets to and from Iwakuni may require special arrangements and expensive fees.
NEO and emergency evacuation plan
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Sexual Assault Prevention

To make a confidential report, call the 24/7 sexual assault hotline:080-5865-3566 (From CONUS, call 011-81-80-5865-3566). Victim Advocacy Program: 253-4526 or 090-9978-1033.

Please click the image to go to "DOD Safe Helpline" webpage.