Japanese and Americans join forces for humanitarian aid training

Japan Air Self-Defense Force Capt. Yusaku Kariya, 401st Squadron C-130 pilot, smiles after a successful airdrop missions over Lukunor Atoll, Federated States of Micronesia, Dec. 9, 2015, during Operation Christmas Drop. This year marks the 64th year of Operation Christmas Drop, which began in 1952, making it the world's longest-running airdrop mission. This is the first ever trilateral training event that includes additional air support from JASDF and Royal Australian Air Force C-130 aircrews. (U.S. Air Force photo by Osakabe Yasuo/Released)

PHOTO BY: Yasuo Osakabe
VIRIN: 151209-F-PM645-056.JPG
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