Top News on Mitsubishi F-2

  • Big in Japan: Tokyo’s Top 10 aircraft projects


    To mark the historic roll-out of Japan’s first new indigenous airliner in half a century, we look at the Mitsubishi MRJ and some of the nation’s other high-profile aerospace products – past and present. The listing is not intended to denote each project’s specific ranking, and intentionally counts only one aircraft developed prior to the Second World War.


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  • Japan's defence budget places premium on airpower


    The Japanese defence ministry has called for a 3% rise in defence spending for 2014, with the proposed budget placing...


  • Japan nears decision on oldest F-15s


    Japan should reach a decision “within months” on whether to pursue a modernisation programme for its oldest...


  • IN FOCUS: China crisis adds urgency to Japanese air force modernisation


    This year's Japan International Aerospace Exhibition in Nagoya coincides with efforts to modernise the nation's air...


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  • ANALYSIS: Japan's F-3 fighter pursuit is worth the wait

    News | 28 Jan 2015 11:04

    ​In early January, Japanese defence ministry officials confirmed that their next-generation fighter technology test programme had fallen behind schedule. The advanced technology demonstrator-experimental (ATD-X) is a prototype designed to test the stealth, flight control and propulsion technologies necessary for the nation to create fifth- and eventually sixth-generation air-superiority fighters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Japans-F-3-fighter-pursuit-is-worth-the-wait-408068/
  • Japan defence budget calls for 20 P-1s, 5 V-22s

    News | 14 Jan 2015 08:12 | Greg Waldron

    Japan’s parliament has approved a Y4.98 trillion ($42 billion) defence budget for FY2015, with a strong emphasis on new airpower capabilities.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Japan-defence-budget-calls-for-20-P-1s-5-V-22s-407881/
  • Big in Japan: Tokyo’s Top 10 aircraft projects

    News | 24 Oct 2014 14:41 | Craig Hoyle

    To mark the historic roll-out of Japan’s first new indigenous airliner in half a century, we look at the Mitsubishi MRJ and some of the nation’s other high-profile aerospace products – past and present. The listing is not intended to denote each project’s specific ranking, and intentionally counts only one aircraft developed prior to the Second World War.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Big-in-Japan-Tokyos-Top-10-aircraft-projects-405209/
  • SINGAPORE: Lockheed advances with Asia F-35 roll-out

    News | 12 Feb 2014 09:14 | Greg Waldron

    ​Lockheed Martin is making steady progress introducing the F-35 fighter to the Asia-Pacific region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SINGAPORE-Lockheed-advances-with-Asia-F-35-roll-out-395853/
  • Japan's defence budget places premium on airpower

    News | 19 Dec 2013 06:32 | Greg Waldron

    The Japanese defence ministry has called for a 3% rise in defence spending for 2014, with the proposed budget placing an emphasis on improving the nation’s airpower.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Japans-defence-budget-places-premium-on-airpower-394296/
  • Japan nears decision on oldest F-15s

    News | 14 Nov 2013 13:24 | Craig Hoyle

    Japan should reach a decision “within months” on whether to pursue a modernisation programme for its oldest Boeing/Mitsubishi F-15 combat aircraft, or replace them with a new type, a senior air force official has revealed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Japan-nears-decision-on-oldest-F-15s-393015/