18th Wing rebuilds Next Generation Weather Radar

Local Okinawan contractors construct a tower for the Next Generation Weather Radar for Kadena Air Base, Japan, at an abandoned Boy Scout camp near White Beach, Japan, Feb. 25, 2015. The NEXRAD is designed to improve the accuracy of 18th Operations Support Squadron weather forecasts, increase the time in which they can forecast adverse conditions and enhance flight safety with respect to weather phenomena. (Courtesy photo by Andrew Fletcher)

PHOTO BY: Andrew Fletcher
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