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Are 105 Extra F-35s the Best Option for Japan's Military?
December 19, 2018
Are 105 Extra F-35s the Best Option for Japan's Military?
The F-35 has always been seen as just an interim solution by Japanese defense planners as the aircraft cannot fulfill crucial operational requirements of the JASDF.
Are 105 Extra F-35s the Best Option for Japan's Military?
Japan Set to Become World’s Second Largest Operator of F-35 Stealth Fighters
December 19, 2018
Japan Set to Become World’s Second Largest Operator of F-35 Stealth Fighters
Japan’s cabinet has voted to buy over 100 extra F-35 stealth fighter jets.
Japan Set to Become World’s Second Largest Operator of F-35 Stealth Fighters
F-35A Stealth Fighter Jet Price Dips Below $90 Million For First Time
October 03, 2018
F-35A Stealth Fighter Jet Price Dips Below $90 Million For First Time
The U.S. Department of Defense and Lockheed Martin have finalized a new contract for the 11th batch of F-35s.
F-35A Stealth Fighter Jet Price Dips Below $90 Million For First Time
F-35B Stealth Fighter Bombs Ground Target in Afghanistan
September 29, 2018
F-35B Stealth Fighter Bombs Ground Target in Afghanistan
The F-35B has conducted its first close air support strike in Afghanistan on September 27.
F-35B Stealth Fighter Bombs Ground Target in Afghanistan
US Navy Quietly Deploys F-35-Carrying Flattop to Asia-Pacific Region
July 16, 2018
US Navy Quietly Deploys F-35-Carrying Flattop to Asia-Pacific Region
The U.S. Navy has dispatched an amphibious ready group with a squadron of F-35Bs to the Western Pacific.
US Navy Quietly Deploys F-35-Carrying Flattop to Asia-Pacific Region
Japan’s Largest Aircraft Carrier to Operate in South China Sea, Indian Ocean for 2 Months
July 04, 2018
Japan’s Largest Aircraft Carrier to Operate in South China Sea, Indian Ocean for 2 Months
Japan’s largest warship will tour the South China and Indian Ocean for two months beginning in September.
Japan’s Largest Aircraft Carrier to Operate in South China Sea, Indian Ocean for 2 Months
Defense Minister: Taiwan Is Seeking F-35 Stealth Fighter
May 15, 2018
Defense Minister: Taiwan Is Seeking F-35 Stealth Fighter
Taiwan’s defense minister has recently reiterated his country’s interest in procuring the fifth-generation fighter jet from the United States.
Defense Minister: Taiwan Is Seeking F-35 Stealth Fighter
Coming to Foal Eagle 2018: US Marine Corps' Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group
March 30, 2018
Coming to Foal Eagle 2018: US Marine Corps' Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group
There won't be a carrier at this year's Foal Eagle exercise, but there will be an immensely well-equipped U.S. Navy Expeditionary Strike Group.
Coming to Foal Eagle 2018: US Marine Corps' Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group
An F-35B for Japan's <em>Izumo</em>-class: Obstacles and Challenges
March 23, 2018
An F-35B for Japan's Izumo-class: Obstacles and Challenges
What does Japan need to consider before pursuing F-35B fighters for its helicopter destroyers?
An F-35B for Japan's Izumo-class: Obstacles and Challenges
Taiwan Wants the F-35 Stealth Fighter
March 21, 2018
Taiwan Wants the F-35 Stealth Fighter
Taiwan’s government has reiterated its interest in the U.S.-made F-35B Joint Strike Fighter.
Taiwan Wants the F-35 Stealth Fighter
Will the US Send a F-35-Carrying Amphibious Assault Ship to Korea for War Games?
March 13, 2018
Will the US Send a F-35-Carrying Amphibious Assault Ship to Korea for War Games?
The U.S. is reportedly dispatching an amphibious assault ship to the Korean Peninsula for a joint-U.S.-ROK landing exercise early next month.
Will the US Send a F-35-Carrying Amphibious Assault Ship to Korea for War Games?
F-35B Stealth Fighter Deploys For 1st Time Aboard U.S. Navy Ship in Indo-Pacific
March 06, 2018
F-35B Stealth Fighter Deploys For 1st Time Aboard U.S. Navy Ship in Indo-Pacific
A detachment of F-35Bs arrived aboard a U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship cruising in the Indo-Pacific region this week.
F-35B Stealth Fighter Deploys For 1st Time Aboard U.S. Navy Ship in Indo-Pacific
Who Wants to Operate Carrier-Based F-35Bs in Asia? Apparently, Japan and South Korea
January 02, 2018
Who Wants to Operate Carrier-Based F-35Bs in Asia? Apparently, Japan and South Korea
What to make of recent reports that Japan's Izumo-class and South Korea's Dokdo-class vessels may operate these fighters?
Who Wants to Operate Carrier-Based F-35Bs in Asia? Apparently, Japan and South Korea
US Now Has 16 F-35B Stealth Fighters in Japan to Counter North Korea
November 21, 2017
US Now Has 16 F-35B Stealth Fighters in Japan to Counter North Korea
The U.S. Marine Corps finished deploying a squadron of F-35Bs last week.
US Now Has 16 F-35B Stealth Fighters in Japan to Counter North Korea
US Navy Christens New F-35B-Carrying Warship
September 28, 2017
US Navy Christens New F-35B-Carrying Warship
The second vessel of the U.S. Navy’s new class of amphibious assault ships was christened on September 16.
US Navy Christens New F-35B-Carrying Warship
US, ROK, Japan to Deploy Over 100 F-35 Fighter Jets Near North Korea by 2020s
August 23, 2017
US, ROK, Japan to Deploy Over 100 F-35 Fighter Jets Near North Korea by 2020s
More F-35 fighter jets could soon be deployed to South Korea and Japan.
US, ROK, Japan to Deploy Over 100 F-35 Fighter Jets Near North Korea by 2020s
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