— Akira Sakamoto
Place of Birth: Karafuto, Japan
An accomplished Zero pilot. Disciplined. Exceptional reflexes and ingenuity. Known for being in the right place at the right time when his wingmen need him. Expert at ground support. Enlisted into the Japanese Navy as a teenager originally serving as a turret gunner. Within four years he had graduated to become a carrier pilot. Always striving to be the most proficient in any of his duties earned him the nickname "Bright Student".