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ⓘ Kadena Air Base is a United States Air Force base in Japan. The military base is in the towns of Kadena and Chatan and the city of Okinawa in Okinawa Prefecture ..




Kadena Air Base
                                     

ⓘ Kadena Air Base

Kadena Air Base is a United States Air Force base in Japan.

The military base is in the towns of Kadena and Chatan and the city of Okinawa in Okinawa Prefecture.

                                     

1. History

During the invasion of Okinawa in 1945, the airport was bombed by the US. The damage was repaired and it became a US air base.

The American air base on this Japanese island is controversial.

                                     
  • base which is partly in the city. It is Kadena Air Base Nussbaum, Louis - Frederic. 2002 Okinawa in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 746. Kadena Air Base
  • airport statutes. These include U.S. military bases: Kadena Air Base Iwakuni Air Base and Yokota Air Base Isaku Shibata, Japanese Laws Related to Airport