Maebata Ordnance Facility
Sasebo's Ordnance Facility is the largest in the Western Pacific, and the third largest in the U.S. Navy. Ordnance is stored at the Maebata and Hario Ordnance Facilities. Renovation and maintenance of old ammunition is also an important aspect of U.S. Fleet Activities, Sasebo [CFAS] Ordnance Department. Navy and Marine Corps ordnance is maintained and issued from two facilities at Maebata and Hario-Shima. The two ordnance facilities store about forty-thousand tons of Navy and Marine Corps munitions.
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