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Duty calls: US Marine saves life while on duty

Story by LCpl Seth Rosenberg on 12/16/2018 MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan (Oct. 24, 2018) U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Forest Kenworthy, a fixed-wing airframe mechanic with Marine All Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 225, saved a life while in the role of the duty noncommissioned officer at a hotel near
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Operation Christmas Drop 2018 is a Wrap, Until Next Year Micronesia

Story by SrA Matthew Gilmore on 12/16/2018 It's time to pack up the workshop and for Santa's helpers to return home as Operation Christmas Drop 2018 is a wrap. Over the past week and a half Santa's C-130s from the U.S. Air Force, Japan Air Self-Defense Force (Koku Jietai) and
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U.S. Indo-Pacific Forces Participate in Annual Operation Christmas Drop

Story by SrA Matthew Gilmore on 12/10/2018 Santa 21 returned to the "north pole" of Andersen Air Force Base, Guam after delivering three bundles to the island of Nama in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) on Dec. 10, 2018. Among the helpers on board was non-other than the Commander,
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Operation Christmas Drop Commemorated With Push Ceremony

Story by Alana Chargualaf on 12/10/2018 ASAN, Guam (Dec. 10, 2018) - Service members and civilians gathered to witness the ceremonial pushing of a box filled with humanitarian goods into a C-130 during the Operation Christmas Drop push ceremony held at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam Dec. 10. The airborne
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374th AMXS, The Airmen Behind OCD

Story by SrA Matthew Gilmore on 12/09/2018 Twenty-five tons of critical supplies airdropped to 56 Micronesian islands impacting more than 20,000 people. A tall task taken on by the servicemembers who take part in Operation Christmas Drop. While OCD continues on as the longest running airdrop training mission, serving a
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Let's Get Ready to Bundle!

Story by SrA Matthew Gilmore on 12/08/2018 Servicemembers from the U.S. Air Force, Japan Air-Self Defense Force (Koku Jietai), Royal Australian Air Force and volunteers from the local community gathered together for a day of bundle building during Operation Christmas Drop 2018 at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Dec. 8,
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