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AAPI Power Couple

  • Published
  • By Master Sgt. Joshua J. Garcia
  • 51st Fighter Wing Public Affairs
Maj. David Takahashi, 36th Fighter Squadron instructor pilot and weapons officer (top), and Capt. Misha Takahashi, 7th Air Force A2 Directorate chief of analysis and applications, pose for a photo at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, April 12, 2022. The Takahashi's are an Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) joint spouse couple stationed on Osan. Maj. Takahashi is of Filipino and Japanese descent and provides input to mission and exercise training. Capt. Takahashi is of Filipino descent and advocates for sharing culture and language insight. As a trilingual speaker, she works to inspire others to advance their cultural knowledge of the AAPI community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Joshua J. Garcia)