Okinawans take concerns over falling aircraft parts to Tokyo

February 14, 2018 4:15 am stripes.com
Okinawans take concerns over falling aircraft parts to Tokyo

TOKYO – Okinawans angry about parts falling from U.S. military aircraft have taken their concerns to their nation’s capital. In December, workers discovered a small part from a Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter on the roof of Midorigaoka nursery school, about 300 meters from Marine Corps Air Station Futenma. A week later, a Super Stallion’s window dropped onto a sports field at nearby elementary school, where more than 50…

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