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

Marine Memorial Chapel supports station residents

By Cpl. Luis Ramirez | March 25, 2015

The mission of the Marine Memorial Chapel aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwkauni, Japan, is to aid MORE

Commandant of the Marine Corps visits MCAS Iwakuni

By Cpl. Alissa P. Schuning | March 24, 2015

Gen. Joseph Dunford, 36th Commandant of the Marine Corps, and Sgt. Maj. Ronald Green, Sergeant Major MORE

VMGR-152 supports Reunion of Honor in Iwo To

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

Marines with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 152 from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, MORE

ITT makes travel easy for station residents

By Cpl. Alissa P. Schuning | March 21, 2015

Information, Tours and Travel took 39 Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, residents on an MORE

Women’s History Month, highlighting female aviator’s dedication to the Corps

By Cpl. Jessica Quezada | March 20, 2015

Throughout history, women gradually conquered untouched territory in the military and through their 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.