Rare bird sighting.

Japan Air Self-Defense Force UH-60J Black Hawk helicopter from the Komatsu Air Base refuels from a US Air Force MC-130P Combat Shadow during a helicopter air-to-air refueling training mission above the Sea of Japan. This is the first time that members of the 353rd SOG held HAAR training with JASDF members in Honshu Island in Japan.

(U.S. Air Force photos by Osakabe Yasuo, 5 JUN 2014.)