Country: United States Region: Overseas
Locale: Tokyo, Japan
Latitude: 35° 43' 59" N Longitude: 139° 19' 58" E
Area use / Military Branches: ACTIVE
Joint US Forces Japan http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/78/Seal_of_United_States_Forces_Japan.png
Yokota Airbase http://www.yokota.af.mil/
- US Forces Japan Joint HQ coordinating all affecting US / Japanese defense forces
- 5th Air Force. Enhancing US deterrent posture and providing tactical fighter and military airlift suppt. for offensive air ops.
- 13th Air force Det 1, providing ops expertise and interface between 13th AF and JASDF and providing core personnel during contingency ops.
USAF 5th Air Force (PACAF) consiting of
-- 374th Airlift Wing (C-130, C-12 and UH-1) including 374th Ops Grp, Mission Support Grp, Medical Grp and Maintenance Grp.
-- 730 Air Mobility Sqn (C5, C17)
-- Defense Information Systems Agency Pacific (DISA)
Yokota AB is also one of the worldwide SCOPE strategic / tactical C2 sites. (check United States SCOPE Offutt for further info about this system.
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