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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.
Sgt. Maj. Ortega bids MAG-12 farewell, Sgt. Maj. Johnson takes charge
180308-M-LP762-0025.JPG Photo By: LCpl. Lauren Brune

Mar 8, 2018
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan (March 8, 2018) - U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Miguel Ortega, outbound Marine Aircraft Group (MAG) 12 sergeant major, and Sgt. Maj. Michael Johnson, sergeant major of MAG-12, stand at attention during a relief and appointment ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, March 8, 2017. The ceremony was held to show a transfer of total responsibility, authority and accountability from one individual to another. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Lauren Brune)


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