Iruma

Iruma

(ēro͞o`mä), city (1990 pop. 137,585), Saitama prefecture, central Honshu, Japan, on the Iruma River. A residential and industrial suburb of Tokyo, Iruma is famous for the cultivation of Sayama green tea.
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'To do just that, we put together mixed teams from the 374th CES out of Yokota Air Base, local JASDF from Yokota and Iruma AB, Japan, 51st CES, Osan AB, and 8th CES, Kunsan AB, to learn the process as one, allowing them to be better prepared to work with individuals from different installations, or even nations, to respond to a damaged airfield in the most efficient manner possible.
The initial batch of spare parts worth P200 million (AY=424 million) was picked up by a PAF C-130 last March 11 at Iruma Air Base in Saitama, Japan.
'We have no children to teach catechism in our churches due to the low number of children in your families and we request mothers to continue giving birth,' said Fr Gerald Mugendi of Iruma Parish, who is leading the campaign.
Some areas, including the cities of Ome and Iruma, saw a record rainfall of about 100 millimetres per hour, local media reported.
Tomomi Ishigami, Ph.D., lecturer, Nihon Institute of Medical Science, 1276 Shimokawara, Geroyama-cho, Iruma, Saitama, 350-0435, Japan; e-mail: <ishigamitomomi@ nifty.com>.
3 air show at the Air Self-Defense Force's Iruma Air Base in Sayama, Saitama Prefecture, denounced Prime Minister Naoto Kan, saying, ''Let's topple the Democratic Party of Japan-led administration soon.
Tokyo, July 20, 2010 - (JCN Newswire) - The Iruma, Saitama Prefecture-based MECHATROLINK Members Association (MMA) announced today that it will launch a low-cost slave ASIC (for servo, I/O, an other similar uses) compatible with MECHATROLINK-III specifications on July 20.
Japan began deploying on Friday its ground-based Patriot Advanced Capability-3 interceptors, with units leaving Iruma air base northwest of Tokyo to be positioned closer to the political and financial centres of Tokyo.
(Iruma, Saitama Pref.) reportedly had a minor share (2% or 11 units at JIMToF, according to the nose count from Fanuc).
About one minute before the two came close, an air traffic controller at the ASDF's Iruma airfield in Saitama Prefecture sighted the small plane approaching and notified the transporter.
Companies in each of the categories are as indicated below: Category 1 Companies, their market shares, and additional comments Flowserve 34.9% overall share leader KSB Argentina 14.1% overall, #2 in the market Motorarg 8.3% overall, #4 in the market Flygt 4.1% overall, #5 in the market Category 2 Companies Rotor Pump 9.7% overall, #3 in the market Grundfos 3.6% overall, #6 in the market Goulds Argentina 3.6% overall, #8 in the market Salmson 1.7% overall, #9 in the market Category 3 Companies Schmidt 2.6% overall, #7 in the market (also exports) Silwan 1.3% overall, #10 in the market Others, including: Tromba Iruma EGIA Ernesto Kunz Eyl FAB Notes: (1.) Category 1 companies tend to be very strong in terms of technical capabilities.