JASDF officers visit Pacific Air Commandos

KADENA AIR BASE Japan -- Senior Master Sgt. James Remington, a combat controller with the 320th Special Tactics Squadron, shows officers from the Japan Air Self Defense Force a Riggable Alternate Method Zodiac package during their visit here Feb. 3. The JASDF officers visited the 353rd Special Operations Group as part of a bilateral exchange program between the United States and Japan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Aaron Cram)

KADENA AIR BASE Japan -- Senior Master Sgt. James Remington, a combat controller with the 320th Special Tactics Squadron, shows officers from the Japan Air Self Defense Force a Riggable Alternate Method Zodiac package during their visit here Feb. 3. The JASDF officers visited the 353rd Special Operations Group as part of a bilateral exchange program between the United States and Japan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Aaron Cram)

KADENA AIR BASE Japan -- Senior Airman Joshua Baker, a flight engineer with the 17th Special Operations Squadron, discusses the characteristics and operations of the refueling pod on an MC-130P Combat Shadow to officers from the Japan Air Self Defense Force here Feb. 3. The JASDF officers visited the 353rd Special Operations Group as part of a bilateral exchange program between the United States and Japan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Aaron Cram)

KADENA AIR BASE Japan -- Senior Airman Joshua Baker, a flight engineer with the 17th Special Operations Squadron, discusses the characteristics and operations of the refueling pod on an MC-130P Combat Shadow to officers from the Japan Air Self Defense Force here Feb. 3. The JASDF officers visited the 353rd Special Operations Group as part of a bilateral exchange program between the United States and Japan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Aaron Cram)

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- Seven officers from the Japan Air Self Defense Force visited the 353rd Special Operations Group here Feb. 3 as part of a bilateral exchange program between the United States and Japan.

The JASDF officers were briefed on the mission of the 353rd SOG and discussed missions and capabilities with members of the 320th Special Tactics Squadron and 17th Special Operations Squadron during their visit.