SM-3 intercepts first ballistic missile off Hawaii

Raytheon’s Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) intercepted its first ballistic missile target during a test organized ...

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F-35Bs arrive in Japan

U.S. Marines’ F-35B Lightning II aircraft arrived at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni on January 18 as the ...

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US Navy surveillance ship visits Japan

The U.S. Military Sealift Command’s ocean surveillance ship USNS Able (T-AGOS 20) arrived at Fleet Activities ...

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Marines' F35 head for first operational overseas deployment

A U.S. Marines’ F-35B squadron from Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona, will become the first F35B ...

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US Navy deploys new early warning aircraft to Japan

U.S. Navy’s newest E-2D Advanced Hawkeye early warning and control aircraft will join the forward deployed ...

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USS Key West arrives at Fleet Activities Yokosuka

Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Key West (SSN 722) arrived at Fleet Activities Yokosuka for a routine visit ...

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RAN, Japanese officials mark sinking of HMAS Kuttabul

Royal Australian Navy and Japanese Consulate representatives attended a commemorative service at Garden Island, ...

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Japan protests Chinese warship approaching Senkakus

Japan has summoned the Chinese ambassador to protest a Chinese warship entering disputed East China Sea waters near ...

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US, Japan Fire Jointly Developed Missile

U.S. Navy’s Weapons division performed a live-fire test of the Standard Missile-3 Block IIA missile, a ...

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US, Japan Plan Maritime Field Training Exercise

The 2015 edition of Annual Exercise, a bilateral maritime field training exercise involving the Japan Maritime ...

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Japan Defense Forces Train with US Warship

Members of the Japan Air Self Defense Force and U.S. Air Force 961st Airborne Air Control Squadron visited the ...

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Germantown to Start Maintenance in Japan

Following a four-month patrol, the US amphibious dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42) will now start ...

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HMAS Stuart Takes Part in Japan’s Fleet Review

A formal ceremony welcomed HMAS Stuart alongside in Yokosuka, Japan, on 10 October when the ship arrived to ...

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INS Sahyadri Moors in Sagami Bay, Japan

Indian Naval Ship Sahyadri, currently on operational deployment to North West Pacific region and South China Sea, ...

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Sasebo, Japan Hosts USS Houston

The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Houston (SSN 713) arrived in Sasebo, Japan, for a visit as part of ...

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US, Japanese Navies Conduct Joint Drill

Each year since the Great East Japan earthquake of 2011, the government of Japan and the U.S. military have ...

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USS Ronald Reagan Sails for Yokosuka, Japan

After nine years of calling Naval Air Station North Island its homeport, the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS ...

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MEU Disembarks USS Ashland in Japan

Amphibious dock landing ship USS Ashland (LSD 48) arrived in Okinawa, Japan, Aug. 27 to offload the 31st Marine ...

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USS Green Bay Offloads MEU in Okinawa

The amphibious transport dock ship, USS Green Bay (LPD 20) arrived in Okinawa, Japan Aug. 27. The ship is visiting ...

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Yokosuka, Japan Hosts USS Santa Fe

The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Santa Fe (SSN 763) arrived at Yokosuka, Japan Aug. 17 for a visit ...

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Helicopter Crashes aboard USNS Red Cloud, Six Injured

Six people were injured and a U.S. Army H-60 helicopter was damaged during a hard deck landing today, August 12, ...

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