JASDF Photo Shoot

Discussion in 'Photojournalism & Sports Gallery' started by Snyder, Jul 26, 2007.

  1. Snyder

    Snyder TPF Noob!

    Joined:
    Jul 21, 2007
    Messages:
    411
    Likes Received:
    9
    Location:
    I travel all around the world
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos NOT OK to edit
    I had the chance to go out with the Japanese Air Self Defense Force (Japanese Air Force) ground forces stinger team. Here are some photos.

    #1
    [​IMG]
    Rising Sun at Red Flag
    EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Technical Sgt. Tetsuo Totan, missile operator, Japanese Air Self Defense Force, launches smokey sams at enemy aircraft on the Pacific Alaskan Range Complex on July 24 during Red Flag-Alaska 07-3. With 67,000 square miles of rugged terrain, Japanese Forces are able to train tracking low flying aircrafts against a mountain back drop; this type of training is unavailable to them at their home station. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

    #2
    [​IMG]

    Rising Sun at Red Flag
    Staff Sgt. Kenichira Watanabe, missile operator, Japanese Air Self Defense Force, aims a Type 91 Sam-2 Surface to Air missile launcher at enemy aircraft on the Pacific Alaskan Range Complex during Red Flag-Alaska 07-3 July 24. With 67,000 square miles of rugged terrain, Japanese Forces are able to train tracking low flying aircrafts against a mountain back drop; this type of training is unavailable to them at their home station. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

    #3
    [​IMG]
    Rising Sun at Red Flag
    EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt. Kenichira Watanabe, missile operator, Japanese Air Self Defense Force, uses a Type 91 Sam-2 Surface to Air missile launcher to take out enemy aircraft on the Pacific Alaskan Range Complex on July 24 during Red Flag-Alaska 07-3. With 67,000 square miles of rugged terrain, Japanese Forces are able to train tracking low flying aircrafts against a mountain back drop; this type of training is unavailable to them at their home station. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

    #4
    [​IMG]

    Rising Sun at Red Flag
    EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Technical Sgt. Tetsuo Totan, missile operator, Japanese Air Self Defense Force, watches for enemy aircraft on the Pacific Alaskan Range Complex on July 24 during Red Flag-Alaska 07-3. With 67,000 square miles of rugged terrain, Japanese Forces are able to train tracking low flying aircrafts against a mountain back drop; this type of training is unavailable to them at their home station. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

    #5
    [​IMG]

    Rising Sun at Red Flag
    EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt. Kenichira Watanabe (Left), Staff Sgt. Kensuke Hamanishi (Right), missile operator, Japanese Air Self Defense Force, watches for enemy aircraft on the Pacific Alaskan Range Complex on July 24 during Red Flag-Alaska 07-3. With 67,000 square miles of rugged terrain, Japanese Forces are able to train tracking low flying aircrafts against a mountain back drop; this type of training is unavailable to them at their home station. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

    #6
    [​IMG]



    Rising Sun at Red Flag
    EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt. Kenichira Watanabe, missile operator, Japanese Air Self Defense Force, uses a Type 91 Sam-2 Surface to Air missile launcher to take out enemy aircraft on the Pacific Alaskan Range Complex on July 24 during Red Flag-Alaska 07-3. With 67,000 square miles of rugged terrain, Japanese Forces are able to train tracking low flying aircrafts against a mountain back drop; this type of training is unavailable to them at their home station. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

    #7
    [​IMG]

    Rising Sun at Red Flag
    EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt. Keiichire Tsunekado, missile operator, Japanese Air Self Defense Force, scouts for incoming enemy aircraft on the Pacific Alaskan Range Complex on July 24 during Red Flag-Alaska 07-3. With 67,000 square miles of rugged terrain, Japanese Forces are able to train tracking low flying aircrafts against a mountain back drop; this type of training is unavailable to them at their home station. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

    #8
    [​IMG]

    Rising Sun at Red Flag
    EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Technical Sgt. Tetsuo Totan (Not Shown), missile operator, Japanese Air Self Defense Force, launches smokey sams at enemy aircraft on the Pacific Alaskan Range Complex on July 24 during Red Flag-Alaska 07-3. With 67,000 square miles of rugged terrain, Japanese Forces are able to train tracking low flying aircrafts against a mountain back drop; this type of training is unavailable to them at their home station. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)
     
  2. Alpha

    Alpha Troll Extraordinaire

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2005
    Messages:
    5,454
    Likes Received:
    41
    Location:
    San Francisco
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos NOT OK to edit
    Well done. I especially like #'s 3 and 7.
     
  3. Rick Waldroup

    Rick Waldroup No longer a newbie, moving up!

    Joined:
    May 10, 2007
    Messages:
    743
    Likes Received:
    37
    Location:
    Texas
    Great shots. Excellent work all around. I especially like the angles you used.
     
  4. newrmdmike

    newrmdmike TPF Noob!

    Joined:
    May 8, 2006
    Messages:
    2,107
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    it varies.
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos NOT OK to edit
    keep up the good work and post more!

    i like them!
     

Share This Page

Search tags for this page
flag of jasdf
,

jasdf photo

,

jasdf red flag

,
jasdf redflag