Australia leads its "largest amphibious assault since WWII"

A multinational amphibious landing and offensive assault was part of exercise Talisman Sabre.

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RAN, JMSDF meet in Canberra

Senior leaders from the navies of Australia and Japan met in Canberra for a series of engagements as the countries ...

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Japanese minesweeper collides with cargo ship off Hiroshima

A minesweeper of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (MSDF) has collided with a cargo ship off the coast of ...

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Australia, Japan, Korea, US launch inaugural naval drill

Ships from the navies of Australia, Japan, Republic of Korea and the United States arrived in Guam, May 22, to take ...

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French carrier trains with Australian, Japanese, US ships

French Navy aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle (R 91) met up with ships from the navies of the US, Australia and ...

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US Navy ends search for Japanese F-35A in the Pacific

The US Navy is concluding its support for the search and recovery operations of the Japanese F-35A fighter jet that ...

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US, JMSDF, Indian, Philippines warships sail in S. China Sea

US Navy ship USS William P. Lawrence joined ships from the Indian Navy, Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force, and ...

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Massive search underway after JASDF F-35A goes missing

An international search is underway in the Pacific Ocean for a Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) F-35A fighter ...

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Japan commissions tenth Soryu-class submarine JS Shoryu

The Japan Maritime Self Defense Force welcomed its tenth Soryu-class submarine into service in a delivery and ...

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Second US, UK, Japan drill starting this week

Assets from the navies of Japan, the UK and US are scheduled top take part in their second trilateral exercise ...

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Japan commissions second Asahi-class destroyer JS Shiranui

Japan’s second Asahi-class destroyer, the JS Shiranui, entered Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) ...

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US submarine joining Japan's "Submarine Competition"

An unidentified US Navy Los Angeles-class attack submarine is set to take part in the Japan Maritime Self-Defense ...

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US, Japan hone maritime patrol coordination

Maritime patrol squadrons from the US Navy and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force met up for a coordinated ...

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Japan releases audio in radar lock-on dispute with S. Korea

After first releasing video footage of an incident in which a South Korean destroyer allegedly trained its ...

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Wasp ARG trains with JMSDF transport dock in East China Sea

US Navy ships from the Wasp amphibious ready group (ARG) met up with Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) ...

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Video: ROK destroyer's radar lock-on on JMSDF P-1

Japan’s defense ministry has released footage of an incident on December 20 in which a Republic of Korea Navy ...

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US, UK, Japan kick off trilateral Asia-Pacific drill

Ships and submarines from the navies of Japan, the UK and US gathered in waters south of Japan for the first ...

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USS Ronald Reagan on joint deployment with JS Hyuga

Ships from the US Navy’s Japan-based carrier strike group centered around aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan ...

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Australian, Japanese, US minehunters conclude 3JA 2018

Mine countermeasures ships from the navies of Australia, Japan and the US completed the annual Mine Warfare ...

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Japan mulls turning helicopter destroyer into F-35B carrier

Japan is considering turning one of its helicopter destroyers into a “multi-purpose aircraft carrier” ...

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Pentagon clears sale of SM-3 missiles to JMSDF

The US State Department has approved a possible sale of eight Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block 1B missiles and ...

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