Japanese, U.S. officers kick off BLOG program

U.S. Air Force Capt. Ruben A. Ruiz Perez, 17th Special Operations Squadron pilot, and Japanese Air Self-Defense Force 1st Lt. Musashi Masuda, 83rd Air Wing surface-to-air missile officer, discuss cultural customs and courtesies that differentiate from their services during the first Bilateral Leadership Officers Group meeting Oct. 24, 2015, on Kadena Air Base, Japan. The BLOG program stemmed from the Japanese and English Mutual Study program, as an opportunity to introduce leadership development and more cultural awareness in addition to improving language skills. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman John Linzmeier)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman John Linzmeier
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