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Will US and UK Join Japan's Stealth Fighter Program?
March 09, 2018
Will US and UK Join Japan's Stealth Fighter Program?
Japan's new fighter jet will purportedly be based on existing European or U.S. aircraft designs.
Will US and UK Join Japan's Stealth Fighter Program?
Japan Denies Scrapping 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Program
March 07, 2018
Japan Denies Scrapping 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Program
Japan’s Ministry of Defense distanced itself from reports that it is no longer pursuing an indigenous stealth fighter jet.
Japan Denies Scrapping 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Program
Japan's Scraps Domestic Development of 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet
March 06, 2018
Japan's Scraps Domestic Development of 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet
Japan is slated to discontinue the development of an indigenous stealth fighter jet.
Japan's Scraps Domestic Development of 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet
Japan to Delay Development of New Stealth Fighter
November 16, 2017
Japan to Delay Development of New Stealth Fighter
Japan is likely to postpone the development of the indigenously designed and developed F-3 stealth fighter jet.
Japan to Delay Development of New Stealth Fighter
US, Japan Conduct Military Exercise Near Senkakus
August 17, 2017
US, Japan Conduct Military Exercise Near Senkakus
U.S. B-1B bombers and Japanese fighters participated in a joint air drill in the vicinity of the Senkaku islands on August 15.
US, Japan Conduct Military Exercise Near Senkakus
Japan Air Self-Defense Force: Chinese Intercepts Down 50, Russia Up 60 Percent
July 17, 2017
Japan Air Self-Defense Force: Chinese Intercepts Down 50, Russia Up 60 Percent
Following a record high in 2016, the number of Chinese military aircraft approaching Japanese airspace was almost cut in half from April to June 2017.
Japan Air Self-Defense Force: Chinese Intercepts Down 50, Russia Up 60 Percent
Japan and UK to Collaborate on Advanced Stealth Fighter Jet
March 28, 2017
Japan and UK to Collaborate on Advanced Stealth Fighter Jet
Japan and the United Kingdom have agreed to explore options to jointly develop a new fighter aircraft.
Japan and UK to Collaborate on Advanced Stealth Fighter Jet
Japan’s Defense White Paper Highlights Growing Threat From China
August 02, 2016
Japan’s Defense White Paper Highlights Growing Threat From China
Japan’s 2016 Defense White Paper expresses “deep concern” over China’s growing assertiveness in the maritime domain.
Japan’s Defense White Paper Highlights Growing Threat From China
Japan’s Air Force to Receive 100 New Stealth Fighter Jets
July 07, 2016
Japan’s Air Force to Receive 100 New Stealth Fighter Jets
Japan is slated to launch a tender for a new fighter aircraft this month.
Japan’s Air Force to Receive 100 New Stealth Fighter Jets
Chinese and Japanese Fighter Jets Come Close to Dogfight in East China Sea
July 06, 2016
Chinese and Japanese Fighter Jets Come Close to Dogfight in East China Sea
Japanese aircraft purportedly used fire-control radars to lock onto two PLAAF warplanes flying over the East China Sea.
Chinese and Japanese Fighter Jets Come Close to Dogfight in East China Sea
Japan’s New Stealth Fighter Jet to Conduct 50 Test Flights in 2016-17
May 02, 2016
Japan’s New Stealth Fighter Jet to Conduct 50 Test Flights in 2016-17
Japan plans a year-long campaign to flight-test its new X-2 fifth-generation fighter technology demonstrator.
Japan’s New Stealth Fighter Jet to Conduct 50 Test Flights in 2016-17
Japan's Fighter Jets Intercepted Chinese Aircraft 571 Times in 2015
April 26, 2016
Japan's Fighter Jets Intercepted Chinese Aircraft 571 Times in 2015
The number of sorties flown to ward off Chinese intrusions into Japan’s airspace has risen substantially.
Japan's Fighter Jets Intercepted Chinese Aircraft 571 Times in 2015
Japan’s New 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet Makes Maiden Flight
April 25, 2016
Japan’s New 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet Makes Maiden Flight
The flight took place with ‘no particular problems,’ according to Japanese defense officials.
Japan’s New 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet Makes Maiden Flight
Japan’s New 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet to Take off This Month
April 13, 2016
Japan’s New 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet to Take off This Month
The maiden flight of the new X-2 prototype is scheduled for the end of April.
Japan’s New 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet to Take off This Month
Japan’s New 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet Doing Well in Tests
March 10, 2016
Japan’s New 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet Doing Well in Tests
The aircraft will have its first test-flight in a few weeks, according to Japanese officials.
Japan’s New 5th Generation Stealth Fighter Jet Doing Well in Tests
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