Jasdf Shizuhama Air Base, Yaizu

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Shizuhama Air Base is a Japan Air Self-Defense Force base located in the city of Yaizu, Shizuoka Prefecture, in central Japan. It is the smallest air base in Japan with a functional runway.HistoryShizuhama Air Base was established in December 1944 as the Fujieda Naval Air Station of the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service. After World War II, the base facilities came under the control of the United States, and were returned to the Japanese government in August 1958, at which time the base was given its present name. From June 1959, the base became host to the JASDF 15th Training Wing. In May 1964, the 15th Training Wing was deactivated, and replaced by the 11th Training Wing.OrganizationShizuhama Air Base provides initial pilot flight training for the Japan Air Self Defense Force. It reports to JASDF Air Training Command, headquartered at Hamamatsu Air Base. 11th Training Wing 1st Squadron (Fuji T-7) 2nd Squadron (Fuji T-7) Shizuhama Weather Group Shizuhama Regional Military Police Group
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  • Takeoff and landing training exercise that when the sound is terrific and practice things hanging, g, fainting or is a tough exercise. Movies such as this base activity. Wow on the activity.
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  • You can see almost daily arrival and departure of aircraft. Look is a propeller-driven aircraft, but they would never get bored. Gathered all kinds of airplanes Aviation Festival in May every year, and is a sight to see. See also the flight of the impulse, crowded with hordes of sightseers.
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  • Flight of the impulse, from early in the morning. Take the shuttle bus from the train station and arrived at the base. The first impression was "I did". Until the afternoon flight, just wait! Wait! But wait there is no way. You can do enough goodies for cooking, or eating. But the grounds not usually so precious time. Narrow, so waiting is the impulse. Not a thing and wait in Hamamatsu. So the impulse pictures were only during the flight. But the flight is really great. Nothing short of superhuman.
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