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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

H&HS service members compete in Frozen Chosin

By Lance Cpl. Carlos Cruz Jr. | February 27, 2015

Service members with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron participated in the Frozen Chosin MORE

MCAS Iwakuni residents celebrate Japanese Hina Doll Festival

By Cpl. Jessica Quezada | February 27, 2015

Station residents celebrated the Japanese Doll Festival “Hinamatsuri,” with Yusu No Sato, a cultural MORE

Station residents pledge to save during Military Saves Week

By Lance Cpl. Carlos Cruz Jr. | February 23, 2015

The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society, aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, kicked off MORE

Fathers, daughters dance night away

By Cpl. Luis Ramirez | February 21, 2015

Matthew C. Perry High School’s Parent Teacher Organization sponsored their first Butterfly Kisses MORE

MCAS Iwakuni Chapel’s dedication to Japanese community

By Cpl. Jessica Quezada | February 19, 2015

Station residents visited Midoro Hoikuen in Iwakuni City, Japan, during a community relations MORE
Town Hall meetings Q&A (Feb. 25, 2015)
Click the link below to view the Q&A from the two Town Hall meetings, Feb. 25, 2015.

Town Hall Meeting Q&A

Get info about dust particles affecting air quality by clicking the link below.
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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.