October 20, 2017
Of Ospreys and Stallions: US Military Aircraft Accidents and Japanese Domestic Politics
By John Wright
Despite a strong alliance, Japan's stern response to U.S. military accidents is predictable.
May 04, 2017
Kauai’s Quietly Expanding Military Role
By Jon Letman
A testing site for weapons systems, missiles, and rockets in the middle of the Pacific.
March 21, 2015
US Officials Believe North Korea Has SLBMs, Miniaturized Nuclear Devices
By Ankit Panda
Plus, Japan and Australia plan to buy Ospreys, China picks a new diplomat for Pyongyang, and more. Security links.
December 02, 2014
Japan Takes Another Step in Building Marine Force
By Ricky Hough
An announcement that it would be procuring the MV-22 Osprey adds another element to a future amphibious marine force.
December 18, 2013
F-35, Osprey Enhanced by Japan’s National Security Strategy
By Zachary Keck
Japan’s first national security strategy outlines goals that U.S. defense technology will be crucial for achieving.
July 02, 2013
Japan to Choose Osprey for China Defense?
The aircraft that was part of the Okinawa controversy could become part of Japan’s defense arsenal.