Futenma Air Base

Futenma Air Base
A Marine Corps UH-1Y Venom flies toward Camp Schwab, Okinawa, Nov. 9, 2017.  HAILEY CLAY/U.S. MARINE CORPS PHOTO
From Stripes.com

Battle over MCAS Futenma relocation work edges toward legal fight

October 22, 2018

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — The latest battle between Tokyo and Okinawa over a new U.S.

Halloween Event at Futenma

Base Info
October 16, 2018
Halloween at the ClubsDate: Oct. 31 Time: 5 – 11 p.m. (MCAS Futenma); 7 – 10 p.m.
An MH-53E Sea Dragon prepares to land at a Japan Self-Defense Force air field in Sendai, Japan, during earthquake- and tsunami-relief efforts in 2011.  COURTESY OF THE U.S. NAVY
From Stripes.com

Navy implements new inspection procedures after window falls from helicopter at Atsugi

October 18, 2018

YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — After a window fell from a Navy MH-53E helicopter at Naval Air Facility Atsugi in July and made Japanese headlines, the service this week announced...

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Hannah Hall/Released

31st MEU Marines return from KAMANDAG 2

Base Info
October 12, 2018

An MV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft, belonging to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 262 (Reinforced), prepares to land on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp...

Futenma Air Base
Commander - Col. David Steele
Executive Officer - Robert G. Williams
Sergeant Major - Sgt. Major Jason L. Kappen

Billeting Office: 636-3430
Staff Duty Officer: 315-636-3100