Japan MOD: Ships Should Quickly Be Adapted For F-35B
TOKYO—The Japanese helicopter carriers Izumo and Kaga should be modified as soon as possible to operate Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightnings, the defense ministry said, emphasizing that the country has inadequate fighter coverage over the Pacific Ocean. The ministry’s budget request for the fiscal year...
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