U.S. Patrols Could Lead Japan To Buy More Maritime Aircraft

U.S. warship patrols to prove the Navy’s freedom of navigation (FON) in the South China Sea in defiance of Chinese territorial claims could possibly lead to Japan buying new aircraft for such missions, a Japanese scholar says. “The recent U.S. FON operation in the South China Sea will allow the...

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