Mount Elgon

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Elgon, Mount

(ĕl`gŏn), extinct volcano, central Africa, on the Kenya-Uganda border. Its highest peak is Wagagai (14,178 ft/4,321 m). The inhabitants of Mt. Elgon's densely populated lower slopes cultivate arabica coffee, tea, bananas, and millet.
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The system supports the Kadena and Masawa bases in Japan; Osan and Kunsan bases in Korea; and other locations within the PACAF area of operations.
MOKKITS supports training at Kadena AB and Masawa AB, Japan; Osan AB and Kunsan AB, Korea; and other locations within the PACAF area of operations.