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The Department of the Air Force was created when President Harry S. Truman signed the National Security Act of 1947. It became effective Sept. 18, 1947, when Chief Justice Fred M. Vinson administered the oath of office to the first secretary of the Air Force, W. Stuart Symington, a position filled by presidential appointment.
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Pacific Air Forces, with headquarters at Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii, is one of nine major commands of the U.S. Air Force and is air component of the U.S. Pacific Command.
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  • 35th Maintenance Group

    The 35th Maintenance Group is a component of the 35th Fighter Wing, Misawa Air Base, Japan. MISSION Our Warriors Provide Safe, Reliable Aircraft, Equipment, and Munitions to Train the World's Finest F-16 Pilots and Crew Chiefs
  • 35th Maintenance Operations Squadron

    The 35th Maintenance Operations Squadron is a component of the 35th Maintenance Group, 35th Fighter Wing, Misawa Air Base, Japan. MISSION Warriors, managing fleet health and maintenance programs to train the world's finest maintainers and pilots.
  • 35th Maintenance Squadron

    The 35th Maintenance Squadron is a component of the 35th Maintenance Group, 35th Fighter Wing, Misawa Air Base, Japan. MISSION Provide safe, reliable aircraft to train the world's greatest F-16 fighter pilots and maintainers.
  • 35th MDG Japanese Medical Fellowship Program

    Misawa Air Base Hospital is proud to sponsor a one-year rotating fellowship program for interested Japanese physicians. Education is conducted in English and focuses on developing a better understanding of American approaches to medical care. Fellows work side by side with US Air Force physicians and learn both outpatient and inpatient medicine as well as assist as medical liaison between our hospital and local Japanese hospitals.
  • 35th Medical Group

    The 35th Medical Group (35 MDG) is a 23-bed inpatient Military Treatment Facility providing primary and limited specialty care to approximately 10,000 residents at Misawa Air Base, Japan. Our mission is Local beneficiaries consist primarily of 3,000 Active Duty Air Force members of the 35 Fighter Wing and their 4,000 dependents; additionally, the
  • 35th Medical Operations Squadron

    Immunizations:Location: 1st floor across the hall from Pharmacy.The Immunization Clinic is a Walk-In Clinic. No Appointment NeededHours of Operation M-W   7:30 a.m. - Noon and 12:45 p.m. - 4 p.m. Thursday 8 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Friday 7:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Closed on Federal Holidays and Medical Group and
  • 35th Medical Support Squadron

    LaboratoryLocation: Unit 5024, Bldg 99, 1st Fl Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - FridayThe Clinical Laboratory Flight is a limited service laboratory performing basic testing within the subspecialties of Chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation, Microbiology, Urinalysis, Blood Bank, and Serology. Specialized tests, histopathology, and
  • 35th Mission Support Group

    The 35th Mission Support Group is a component of the 35th Fighter Wing, Misawa Air Base, Japan. MISSION Prepare, protect and posture our combat-ready personnel, logistics, infrastructure, and regional C4 structures to generate, project, and sustain aerospace power for theater or global expeditionary operations.
  • 35th Mission Support Squadron

    The 35th Mission Support Squadron is a component of the 35th Mission Support Group, 35th Fighter Wing, Misawa Air Base, Japan. MISSION Provide, develop, and maintain programs to ensure personal and professional development and to fulfill individual and family needs of the Misawa community. Provide personnel accountability systems and programs to
  • 35th Operations Group

    The 35th Operations Group is a component of the 35th Fighter Wing, Misawa Air Base, Japan. It is a combat-ready fighter group composed of two deployable F-16CJ "Wild Weasel" fighter squadrons, one operational support squadron, and one air control flight capable of conducting and supporting air operations worldwide. Responsible for flight
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