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Keen Sword 19: Historic First Japan Ground Self-Defense Forces Jump from USAF C-130Js in Japan
181104-F-PM645-396.JPG Photo By: Yasuo Osakabe

Nov 7, 2018
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan - Crewmembers with the 36th Airlift Squadron fly over Kyushu, Japan, Nov. 4, 2018, during Keen Sword 19. U.S. Air Force C-130J Super HerculesÕ with the 36 AS became the first U.S. aircraft to drop Japan Ground Self-Defense Force soldiers on Hiju-dai drop zone, Oita prefecture, Japan.


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