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Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan


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.
VMM-262 uses MCAS Iwakuni to help operational readiness
171209-M-NE059-0043.JPG Photo By: Cpl. Gabriela Garcia-Herrera

Dec 13, 2017
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan - U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Geobani Hernandez, front, and Cpl. Ferdinand Serrana, airframe technicians with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 262, stand by for maintenance checks at Marine Corps Air station (MCAS) Iwakuni, Japan, Dec. 9, 2017. The squadron utilized MCAS Iwakuni’s strategic location to support exercise Forest Light and took advantage of the different environment Iwakuni provides by conducting cold-weather and low-altitude flight training. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Gabriela Garcia-Herrera)


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