Ronald Reagan Strike Group Conducts Cooperative Deployment Alongside JMSDF in Philippine Sea

The U.S. Navy’s Ronald Reagan Strike Group and the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) helicopter destroyer JS Hyuga (DDH

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USS Chief Completes Mine Warfare Exercise with Japanese, Australian Naval Forces

The U.S. Navy Avenger-class mine countermeasures ship, USS Chief (MCM 14) participated in Mine Warfare Exercise 3JA 2018, Nov. 24-27.

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Japan Considering Procurement of 100 Additional F-35 Lightning II Stealth Fighter Jets

The Japanese government is considering the procurement of up to 100 additional F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter jets from the

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U.S. Approves Possible Sale of 21 Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block 1B/2A Interceptor Missiles to Japan

The U.S. State Department has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale (FMS) of eight Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block 1B Missiles

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Indian Navy Frigate INS Teg Conducts PASSEX with JMSDF Destroyer JS Ikazuchi in Gulf of Aden

The Indian Navy frigate INS Teg and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) destroyer JS Ikazuchi from Combined Task Force

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Japanese Navy Destroyer, JS Atago Intercepts Ballistic Missile Target with SM-3 Missile During Aegis BMD Flight Test

A Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) Atago-class guided-missile destroyer, JS Atago (DDG-177) successfully intercepted a ballistic missile target by launching

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JMSDF, MDA Announce Successful Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) Intercept Flight Test

The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) announced the successful completion of an Aegis

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Ronald Reagan Strike Group, JMSDF Participate in Bilateral Training in South China Sea

The Ronald Reagan Strike Group and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF), Escort Flotilla 4 Battle Group, participated in bilateral training

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