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Lockheed Martin says four nations will be protected with next generation radar

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Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier Lockheed Martin Corp said on Tuesday that through partnerships with the U.S. Government, Spain, Japan, and Canada, company’s solid state radar (SSR) technology will provide front-line defense to nations around the world with cutting-edge air and missile defense capabilities. These nations are part of a growing SSR family of 24 platforms, […]

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US Navy awards $23 million contract modification for support of V-22 flight test

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Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. company, and Boeing have been awarded a $23 million contract modification by the Naval Air Systems Command for support of V-22 flight test. This modification exercises an option for on-site support, engineering and technical analysis of flight test for V-22 aircraft for the Navy, Air Force and the government […]

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U.S. Navy Carrier Strike Group conducts bilateral exercise with Japanese Maritime Forces

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The U.S. Navy Ronald Reagan Strike Group and JMSDF Escort Division 12 conducted a bilateral exercise at sea in support of regional security and stability in the Indo-Pacific, Oct. 24 through Nov. 2. The JMSDF and U.S. Navy executed several exercises, strengthening interoperability between the two maritime forces, according to a Navy news release. “Conducting […]

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U.S. State Department approves sale of upgrade package to transform Japanese F-15 fighters

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The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said the U.S State Department had approved the sale of an upgrade package for the transformation of Japanese F-15G fighter aircraft. “The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Japan for the upgrade of up to ninety-eight (98) F-15J aircraft to a Japanese Super […]

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U.S. Navy destroyer USS John S. McCain returns to fleet after deadly collision in 2017

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A Japan-based Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) completed her necessary repairs and is underway to conduct comprehensive at sea testing, according to a Navy news release. The guided-missile destroyer John S. McCain suffered serious damage as a result of colliding with a commercial vessel near Singapore on Aug. 21, 2017. […]

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U.S. Air Force redeploys its giant spy drone from Japan

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The U.S. Air Forces redeployed a squadron of 319th Reconnaissance Wing Global Hawk RQ-4s from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Oct. 20, 2019, according to 374th Airlift Wing Public Affairs. The three-month deployment kept operations running smoothly during the summer typhoon-season, when inclement weather has a higher potential to hinder […]

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Northrop Grumman gets $1,3 billion Japanese E-2D contract modification

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U.S. defense contractor Northrop Grumman has been awarded a $1,3 billion U.S. Navy contract modification for non-recurring and recurring engineering for the production and delivery of nine Japan configuration E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS). This modification definitizes a previously awarded modification (P00003) for long lead parts associated with the Japan E-2D aircraft. […]

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Kadena Air Base’s F-15 Eagles celebrate 40 years of air superiority

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The United States Air Force marks the 40th anniversary of the F-15 Eagle tactical fighters arrival on Okinawa, Japan. This year, the Kadena Air Base’s F-15 Eagle fighters celebrate its 40 years of air superiority, according to a statement issued by 18th Wing Public Affairs. The F-15C Eagle is among the most successful modern fighters, […]

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Boeing began assembling Japan’s first next-generation tanker

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The U.S. aerospace giant Boeing began assembling Japan’s first next-generation tanker, loading a 82.4-foot (25 meters) long wing spar in the company’s 767 production facility. “This is an exciting day for the program and we look forward to building and delivering these multi-role tankers to the Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF),” said Jamie Burgess, Boeing […]

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New Joint Light Tactical Vehicles arrives at 3rd Marine Division on Okinawa

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The new Oshkosh Joint Light Tactical Vehicles arrived at 3rd Marine Division on Okinawa, Japan. With armor, an engine, and durability greater than that of the Humvee, the JLTV is a valuable new asset to 3rd Marine Division and will greatly increase mission success and lethality, according to a recent service news release. “The JLTV […]

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