HEADQUARTERS AIR FORCE WEATHER AGENCY

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1963

Location: Fuchu Air Station, Japan

Fuchu Air Force Weather Central forecaster Captain Robert G. Mathers completes a microanalysis for the Severe WeatherMet Watch Advisory (SWMA) program being carried out at bases throughout the 5th Air Force area. USAF PHOTO

 

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1963

Location: Fuchu Air Station, Japan

Chief Master Sergeant Bobby C. Hughes (left) Non Commissioned Officer in Charge of the 1st Weather Wings Communications Section shows one of the processing steps to the IBM Marketing Representative D.R. Ellis (right). USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1963

Location: Fuchu Air Station, Japan

United States Air Force Lt Colonel Harold Powell (far right) reviews technical papers presented at the US-Asian Weather Symposium with three Japanese Self Defense Force Officers. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

Brigadier General Roy W. Nelson announces the completion of the Weather Satellite Ground Readout Station at Fuchu Air Station, Japan, at his 03 December 1963 press conference for Japanese newsmen. USAF PHOTO

 

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

Santa Clausas played by a 1st Weather Wing airmanentertains children of the Shiratori Orphanage in Fuchu City, Japan. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

The Field Maintenance Shop provides 1st Weather Wing Weather Equipment Technicians professional facilities in comfortable surroundings. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

The WB-47 weather reconnaissance aircraft was introduced into Japan on 02 December 1963 and assigned to the 56yh Weather Reconnaissance Squadron of the 9th Weather Group. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

Weather support in Southeast Asia is a cooperative affair especially in isolated jungle hamlets like Binh Hung, Republic of Vietnam, in the Viet Cong infested Cam Mau Peninsula. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

Weather intercept facilities at Fuchu Air Station, Japan, are manned by local nationals under the supervision of the 1956th Communications Group of the Far East Communications Region. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

Initial photos from TIROS 8 were received b the Fuchu Air Station, APT Facility on 01 February 1964. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickman Air Force Base, Hawaii

20th Weather Squadron, Fuchu Air Station, Japan

Nimbus Photo. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

30th Weather Squadron, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

30th Weather Squadron, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

30th Weather Squadron, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1963

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii. USAF PHOTO

 

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1966

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Nimbus Photograph, 14 December 1966. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1966

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Nimbus Photograph, 14 December 1966. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1966

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Radio and Radar Towers for Tactical Weather Van. The internal power unit of the MMQ-2 Van in the foreground was used to power the radar and radio during equipment check-out. The AN/TMQ-15 wind set mounted on the radar tower would normally be mounted at the 20foot level of a 30 foot tower or on its own mast. The radar tower is shown without the locally fabricated fiberglass radome. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1966

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Interior view of van showing WTR-1 Radar Scope, TRC-68 Radio, and AN/TMQ-15 Data Converter. All mounts for equipment were locally designed and fabricated of extruded aluminum angle. The radar and radio sets required extensive reconfiguration to adapt or mobile use. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 July 31 December 1966

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Interior of van looking forward. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1967, Volume II

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

1st Weather Groups Celebration of Air Weather Services 30th Anniversary. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1967, Volume II

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Field Maintenance Shop. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1967, Volume II

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

New Weather Equipment in Southeast Asia. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1967, Volume II

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

New Weather Equipment in Southeast Asia. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1967, Volume II

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Obsolete Equipment still in use. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1967, Volume II

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Obsolete Equipment still in use. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1967, Volume II

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Combat Weather Team at work. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1967, Volume II

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Combat Weather Team at work. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1967, Volume II

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Living and working conditions of a Combat Weather Team. USAF PHOTO

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1st Weather Wing History 01 January 30 June 1967, Volume II

Location: Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii

1st Weather Group, Tan Son Nhut Air Field, Vietnam

Living and working conditions of a Combat Weather Team. USAF PHOTO

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