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U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Josue Marquez
Pfc. Matthew Duggan

Headquarters Battalion conducts a 6-mile hike on Camp Courtney, Okinawa

U.S. Marine Corps Pfc. Matthew Duggan, a network administrator with Headquarters Company, Headquarters Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, rests during a break at a 6-mile hike on Camp Courtney, Okinawa, Japan, Feb. 21, 2020.

U.S. Air Force photo by Naoto Anazawa
Airman 1st Class Gabriel Zavala Perez

A1C Gabriel Zavala Perez Airman of the Week

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Gabriel Zavala Perez, 18th Equipment Maintenance Squadron aircraft armaments system technician from Albuquerque, New Mexico, was selected as the 18th Wing’s Airman of the Week for the week of Feb. 24 to 28, 2020, at Kadena Air Base, Japan.

Airman 1st Class Richard Flagg, 67th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, shows off his new maintenance shorts at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Jan. 23, 2020. RHETT ISBELL/U.S. AIR FORCE
Airman 1st Class Richard Flagg

Air Force rolls out shorts on Okinawa so Kadena maintainers can beat the heat

Airmen of the 18th Maintenance Group at Kadena Air Base can now sport blue uniform shorts on the flight line to help them beat the suffocating Okinawa heat, according to the 18th Wing.

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Gracie Lee
Capt. Clayton Barrus

KC-135 Stratotanker refuels fighter aircraft during Cope North 2020

U.S. Air Force Capt. Clayton Barrus, a pilot assigned to the 909th Air Refueling Squadron, Kadena Air Base, Japan, smiles at Staff Sgt. Adrian Pinnock, a flying crew chief assigned to the 909th Air Refueling Squadron, Kadena Air Base, Japan, before taking off in a KC-135 Stratotanker during Exercise Cope North 20 at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Feb. 13, 2020.

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