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Crew treated at Lester

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  • By Beth Gosselin
  • 18th Wing Public Affairs
The four crewmembers from a U.S. government-owned small aircraft from the Kadena Air Base Aero Club that made an emergency landing in Okinawa were transported to the U.S. Navy Hospital at Camp Lester where they are being treated. 

The crewmembers made an emergency landing in a field near Nago City Oct. 24 at 6:22 p.m. They were returning from the Amami-Oshima Airport in Kagoshima Prefecture .

The incident is under investigation by the Air Force in cooperation with local authorities.