USAF, RAAF and JASDF launch Operation Christmas Drop 2015
Japan Air Self-Defense Force Tech. Sgt. Satoshi Marimoto, left, and U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Christopher Nichols, both C-130 loadmasters, review load documents before Operation Christmas Drop flight SANTA12 Dec. 8, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The 2015 Christmas Drop missions marked the first time the event included trilateral air support from the JASDF and Royal Australian Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Alexander W. Riedel)