18 December 2012
Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Trains with Marines in Aviation Training System Exercise
Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) participated in training with the United States Marine Corps at Marine Corps Air Station Futenma December 5th during a Japan Observer Exchange Program. The training in partnership with Marine Aviation Training System Site (MATSS) provided JGSDF members the opportunity to observe Marine Corps training.
Power Ten, Inc. supports Headquarter Marine Corps (Aviation) and Training and Education Command (TECOM) Aviation Standards Branch (ASB) directly through a single Aviation Training System (ATS) contract. Power Ten, Inc employees provide direct support to each MATSS both in CONUS and OCONUS by implementing the ATS processes and programs for training that institutionalizes Operational Excellence across all Marine aviation. “Operational Excellence” involves 1) increased combat readiness; 2) decreased cost of training – efficient and affordable; and 3) preservation of personnel and assets – Risk Mitigation through reduction in mishap causal factors from supervisory, procedural, and human error.