Japan Self-Defence Force

Japan pays $33 million more for each locally built F-35A stealth fighter aircraft

Japan pays $33 million more for each locally built F-35A stealth fighter aircraft

The price of each F-35A depends greatly on the foreign exchange rate of each fiscal year and the difference in… Read More

6 years ago

JAPAN TO REPLACE SOME OF ITS AGING F-15Js WITH F-35B STOVL STEALTH FIGHTERS

F-35B STOVL stealth fighters are to be operational by fiscal 2026 with delivery starting from 2024 Yomiuri Shimbun is reporting… Read More

6 years ago

JAPAN COULD BUY EA-18G GROWLER ELECTRONIC-WARFARE AIRCRAFT TO BOOST ITS ANTI-ACCESS/AREA DENIAL STRATEGY

Japan's Defense Ministry plans to officially put in a request to buy these specialized aircraft in the Mid-Term Defense Program… Read More

6 years ago

JAPAN COULD PURCHASE F-35B STOVL STEALTH FIGHTER JETS

Officials are still mulling whether to convert some F-35As under order to the B-model or buy new jets According to… Read More

6 years ago

JAPAN COULD ARM ITS FLEET OF F-15J AIR SUPERIORITY FIGHTERS WITH JASSM-ER STANDOFF MISSILE

Without approaching North Korea, JASDF would be able to attack the country from the airspace over the Sea of Japan thanks… Read More

7 years ago

JAPANESE PILOT FLIES F-35A FOR THE FIRST TIME

The first Japanese pilot to fly the F-35A As told by Tech. Sgt. Louis Vega Jr., 944th Fighter Wing Public… Read More

7 years ago

AMID RISING TENSION WITH NORTH KOREA JAPAN CONSIDERS ACQUIRING PREEMPTIVE STRIKE CAPABILITY

Japan condidering acquiring preemptive strike capability According to TheJapanNews.com Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has indicated that he will think… Read More

7 years ago