Japan Defense Ministry Seeks To Tighten NGF Contracting

NGF concept design.
Credit: Japanese Ministry of Defense
BEIJING—The Japanese defense ministry is recommending tighter contracting arrangements for the Next Generation Fighter (NGF) than applied in the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) F-2 program of the 1990s. Apparently pressing its case for a large fighter, the ministry emphasizes that the proposed...
Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

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