US, UK, Japan Maritime Forces to Conduct Second Trilateral Exercise, to be Focused on Anti-Submarine Warfare

The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force, Royal Navy and U.S. Navy will come together for their second trilateral exercise, March 14,

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South Korean Navy Destroyer Directs Fire-Control Radar at Japanese P-1 Patrol Aircraft

A Republic of Korea (South Korea) Navy Gwanggaeto the Great-class destroyer has directed a fire-control radar at a Japan Maritime

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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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