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.
MCAS Iwakuni News
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Veterinary clinic hosts 2015 Pet Day May 18, 2015 — The Iwakuni Veterinary Treatment Facility aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan hosted the 2015 Pet Day at Penny Lake Fields, May 18, 2015.Pet Day is an annual even that allows service members and their families to bring their furry companions out to enjoy a day centered on man’s best friend.“We host this event to bring people on station a MORE
Jane Wayne Day makes spouses into recruits May 16, 2015 — Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron along with Marine Aircraft Group 12 and subordinate squadrons hosted the 2015 Jane Wayne Day, May 16, aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan.Jane Wayne Day provides spouses and family of service members the opportunity to get a taste of Marine Corps training and experience a day in the life of a MORE
Sailor aboard MCAS Iwakuni saves life of Road Race participant May 12, 2015 — While participating in the 9th annual Kintaikyo Road Race in Iwakuni City, Japan, all of Navy Lt. Nathan Hemerly’s medical training kicked in when the balance between life and death was put in his hands.Hemerly, with the assistance of a local Japanese nurse, performed CPR on a female participant of the race who suddenly fell and became unconscious MORE
Nurses aboard MCAS Iwakuni celebrate Nurse’s Week May 11, 2015 — The Robert M. Casey Medical and Dental Clinic celebrated Nurse’s Week, May 6-13, aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan.Throughout the week, nurses from the Branch Health Clinic came together for a series of events to celebrate a week that recognizes the importance and hard work that they do.“This is the first time (MCAS Iwakuni) celebrated MORE
New clinic makes expecting mothers’ lives easier May 8, 2015 — The Robert M. Casey Medical and Dental Clinic aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, is projected to move into a new and improved building in July 2017.The new clinic will be four stories high with twice the manpower and an increased number of laboratories, obstetrics and gynecology capabilities, pediatricians and many other things in MORE
MCAS Iwakuni inspectors spot black widow spiders May 8, 2015 — Black widows are well-known spiders recognized by the red, hourglass-shaped mark on their abdomens and their venom that is about 15 times stronger than that of a rattle snake.When Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, noticed an increased sighting of black widows in 2000, Facilities hired two more pest controllers to have a seven man team MORE
MCAS Iwakuni residents experience Tea Harvesting May 7, 2015 — Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, residents visited Hirose-Iwakuni High School to harvest green tea leaves in Iwakuni City, May 7, 2015.Coordinated by the Cultural Adaption Program aboard station, high school staff and students greeted guests with an opening ceremony and baskets ready to be filled with green tea leaves.The students, guests MORE
Embarkation Marines carry heavy load May 5, 2015 — In the Marine Corps there is an abundance of military occupational specialties varying from air traffic controllers to videographers.Two of the MOSs aboard Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, are the embarkation specialists and mobility officers.The embarkation specialist and mobility officers prepare supplies and equipment for embarkation and MORE
MCAS Iwakuni prepares for Friendship Day year-round May 3, 2015 — The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force/Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni Friendship Day 2015 Air Show aboard MCAS Iwakuni, Japan, lasted approximately nine hours, but the planning and execution of the event was yearlong.The first Friendship Day 2015 meeting was in July 2014, about two months after the conclusion of FD14, and the meetings continued MORE
MCAS Iwakuni hosts first joint Friendship Day air show May 3, 2015 — Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, opened its gates to approximately 165,000 guests for the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force/MCAS Iwakuni Friendship Day 2015 Air Show, May 3, 2015.This year, the event expanded to combine both the Fleet Air Wing 31 annual Open House and the traditional MCAS Iwakuni Friendship Day, resulting in the first-ever MORE

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