Japan Looks to Buy F-35Bs

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Unread post27 Nov 2018, 01:01

JAPAN LOOKS TO ADD F-35B STEALTH FIGHTERS
11/26/2018

http://www.ntv.co.jp/englishnews/world/ ... 1768OcoAlE
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Unread post27 Nov 2018, 01:56

We've JUMPED the GUN with 'Dragon029' earlier or the Shark or the F-35B on IZUMO here & SCROLL DOWN for DA VIDEO:

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Unread post27 Nov 2018, 04:07

DEATH SPIRAL...... :doh:
"The early bird gets the worm but the second mouse gets the cheese."
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Unread post27 Nov 2018, 04:22

Japan at a crossroads: What’s keeping its defense industry from growing?


MELBOURNE, Australia — Japan is facing what appears to be an increasingly difficult choice, between a desire to keep its domestic defense industry in business, and getting more value for its defense spending while introducing much-needed capabilities by buying foreign off-the-shelf systems.


This conundrum comes as the U.S. ally continues to warily eye nearby China’s military buildup and North Korea’s missile and nuclear programs..............

https://www.defensenews.com/industry/20 ... txj940aMmQ
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Unread post27 Nov 2018, 04:43

SpudmanWP wrote:DEATH SPIRAL...... :doh:


"Death Spiral" was lost in translation, bill murray in Japan style.
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The decision to acquire F-35B is driven in part by China's aircraft carrier program. 3rd CV officially confirmed via wechat by Xinhua couple of days ago. Can't go without a response from Japan.

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