Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan
MCAS Iwakuni is a mission-ready air station, capable of providing continuous base-operating support for tenant organizations and follow-on U.S. and allied forces during training, combat or contingency (HA/DR) operations throughout the Indo-Asia Pacific region.
Photo By: Cpl. Joseph Abrego
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan - U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Justen L. Hagstrom, a KC-130J Hercules crewmaster trainee with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron (VMGR) 152, poses for a photo prior to conducting night air delivered ground refueling at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, Aug. 15, 2017. Crewmasters for a KC-130J are responsible for the critical placement of cargo on the 64-ton bird, ensuring readiness for flight, overseeing in-flight operations and being prepared to act as an emergency copilot. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joseph Abrego)
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