2021年04月19日

Here are my pieces for Janes Defence Weekly so far this year

Here are my stories for Janes Defence Weekly so far this year in reverse chronological order.

Date     Title
12 Apr 2021 Number of JASDF scrambles drops 23% in FY 2020/21

07 Apr 2021 Japan postpones plans to integrate its F-15 fighters with stand-off missiles

06 Apr 2021 Japan mulls operating F-35Bs from JASDF base near remote southwestern islands

30 Mar 2021 MHI, Thales to collaborate on sonar technologies for use on MCM AUVs

30 Mar 2021 JGSDF forms new EW unit to defend Japan’s southern remote islands

29 Mar 2021 Tokyo urged to increasingly focus on high-power microwave- and laser-based weapons

29 Mar 2021 MHI to take over Mitsui E&S’s shipbuilding business

25 Mar 2021 North Korea resumes ballistic missile launches after one-year hiatus

24 Mar 2021 Japan commissions 12th and final Soryu-class diesel-electric attack submarine

19 Mar 2021 JMSDF commissions second Maya-class guided-missile destroyer

16 Mar 2021 Japan commissions third Awaji-class minesweeper

16 Mar 2021 Japan ‘resolved’ to enhance its defence capabilities and deepen alliance with US

04 Mar 2021 Japan commissions third Hibiki-class ocean surveillance ship

03 Mar 2021 Japan’s MHI launches second 3,900 tonne-class multirole frigate for JMSDF

26 Feb 2021 JGSDF receives third MV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft

22 Feb 2021 Japan signs USD57.6 million contract for 51 upgraded RIM-116C missiles

22 Feb 2021 JASDF lieutenant and USAF instructor die in USAF T-38 crash

18 Feb 2021 Japan, US agree to maintain cost of HNS agreement for a year

17 Feb 2021 JSDF to acquire four transport vessels to defend remote islands

11 Feb 2021 Japan signs USD287 million contract for SM-3 Block IIA interceptor missiles

10 Feb 2021 KHI to develop EW aircraft for JASDF with stand-off jamming capability

08 Feb 2021 JMSDF submarine collides with commercial vessel off Kochi, three injured

04 Feb 2021 Japan, UK agree to enhance security co-operation in Indo-Pacific region

15 Jan 2021 North Korea unveils Pukguksong-5 SLBM at military parade

12 Jan 2021 Japan plans to deploy unmanned fighters as early as 2035

04 Jan 2021 Japan to begin mass production of new ASM-3A supersonic anti-ship missile

04 Jan 2021 Frequency of Chinese vessels entering contiguous zone of disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands reached record level in 2020











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2020年12月25日

Long time no blog! Here are my stories for JDW during this year

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Hi! Long time no blog! Here are my stories for Janes Defence Weekly throughout this year in reverse chronological order. Janes redesigned its website in May. Since then most of my stories have become unseen on the site because Janes limits the number of articles people can read free.

Date & Title

31 Dec 2020  JASDF retires last F-4EJ Kai multirole fighters

22 Dec 2020  Japan looking to participate in US SDA’s ‘Tracking Layer’ satellite programme

21 Dec 2020  Japanese cabinet approves 0.5% increase in defence spending

18 Dec 2020   Update: Tokyo approves plan to develop Type 12 missile into stand-off weapon

18 Dec 2020  Japan selects Lockheed Martin to support MHI in developing next-generation fighter aircraft

09 Dec 2020  Japan to build two new Aegis-equipped destroyers as alternatives to land-based BMD systems

30 Nov 2020  Japan launches first optical data relay satellite

19 Nov 2020  Mitsui E&S launches first 3,900 tonne-class multirole frigate for JMSDF

05 Nov 2020  BAE Systems, Boeing, Lockheed Martin table F-X partnership proposals in Japan

30 Oct 2020  Tokyo signs contract with MHI on F-X fighter project

14 Oct 2020  MHI launches first of new class of submarines for JMSDF equipped with lithium-ion batteries

13 Oct 2020  Increased deterrence: North Korea puts newest military capabilities on display

12 Oct 2020  Fewer JASDF aircraft scrambled in first half of FY 2020

08 Oct 2020  Japan’s converted Izumo-class carriers will not feature a ‘ski-jump’ ramp for F-35B operations

05 Oct 2020  Tokyo plans to develop new vehicle-borne SAM system from FY 2021

02 Oct 2020  JMSDF begins operations at new headquarters in Yokosuka

30 Sep 2020  Japanese MoD requests 3.3% budget increase for FY 2021

24 Sep 2020  Japan considering three sea-based options after cancelling Aegis Ashore BMD system

17 Sep 2020  Abe's younger brother appointed as Japan's new defence minister

17 Sep 2020  Tokyo urged to strengthen control of Senkaku Islands

11 Sep 2020  Tokyo considering ‘new course’ to counter growing ballistic missile threat

09 Sep 2020  Japan to begin receiving Joint Strike Missiles from April 2021

01 Sep 2020  Tokyo to sign contract with MHI on F-X fighter project as early as October

24 Aug 2020  Lockheed Martin awarded contract modification for Aegis Ashore Japan

10 Aug 2020  Tokyo to build JSDF base on Mage Island

03 Aug 2020  Update: Japan confirms single prime contractor for F-X

30 Jul 2020  Defence panel within Japan’s ruling party urges Tokyo to acquire capability to strike enemy bases

14 Jul 2020  Japanese defence white paper warns of Beijing’s ‘attempt to expand its influence’ amid Covid-19 pandemic

10 Jul 2020  Update: JGSDF receives first MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft

10 Jul 2020  US approves sale of 105 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft to Japan

09 Jul 2020  Tokyo considering building two more Aegis-equipped destroyers following Aegis Ashore cancellation

08 Jul 2020  Japan aiming to start production of new fighter aircraft in FY 2031

06 Jul 2020  Kawasaki Heavy Industries secures contract to develop new MMPS for JGSDF

02 Jul 2020  JGSDF to form new EW unit to defend Japan’s southern remote islands

30 Jun 2020  Japan begins refitting first of two Izumo-class carriers to support F-35B operations

25 Jun 2020  Kono confirms cancellation of Aegis Ashore deployment in Japan

23 Jun 2020  Japan aiming to develop prototypes of self-propelled mine system

22 Jun 2020  Update: China Coast Guard maintaining continuous presence near Senkaku/Diaoyu islands since mid-April

17 Jun 2020  Japan deploys Patriot PAC-3 MSE air-defence systems to four military bases

17 Jun 2020  Japan may build more Aegis-equipped destroyers if Aegis Ashore deployment is cancelled

15 Jun 2020  Japan announces suspension of Aegis Ashore deployment

05 Jun 2020  MHI secures contract to build prototypes of three new Type-16 variants

03 Jun 2020  Subaru secures deal to build six UH-X helicopters for JGSDF

01 Jun 2020  JMSDF despatches team of mechanics to Vietnam to fix engine problem on P-3C aircraft

22 May 2020  JASDF integrates Auto GCAS onto F-35A fighter aircraft at Misawa Air Base

22 May 2020  Value of Japanese Aegis Ashore contract increases to USD3.23 billion

20 May 2020  Japan Ground Self-Defense Force displays new rifle and pistol

18 May 2020  Japan sets up its first ‘Space Operations Squadron’

12 May 2020  Hitachi secures contract to develop new armoured bulldozer for JGSDF

11 May 2020  First two MV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft for JGSDF arrive in Japan

10 May 2020  Kono refutes media reports on cancellation of Aegis Ashore deployment to Akita

06 May 2020  JGSDF to acquire additional Type-19 SPHs and Type-16 MCVs

24 Apr 2020  JASDF receives first two Cessna Citation Latitude aircraft for flight inspection missions

22 Apr 2020  Covid-19: JSDF suspends training activities between different bases and units due to coronavirus

20 Apr 2020  Japan passes law to form its first ‘Space Operations Squadron’

16 Apr 2020  Two more E-2D AEW&C aircraft for JASDF arrive in Japan

14 Apr 2020  China may expand military activities in the Western Pacific, says Japanese MoD think tank

09 Apr 2020  Number of Chinese military aircraft approaching Japanese airspace rose by nearly 6% in FY 2019

08 Apr 2020  Japan to develop AI-based system to counter cyber attacks

08 Apr 2020  Covid-19: Kono says Japan may withdraw JSDF troops from Djibouti base over coronavirus

06 Apr 2020  Covid-19: USFJ commander declares public health emergency for US military bases in Japan’s Kanto Plain

06 Apr 2020  Tokyo looking to increase number of female personnel in JSDF

02 Apr 2020  Update: Japan rejects foreign plans for next-generation fighter

01 Apr 2020  Japan rejects foreign plans for next-generation fighter

31 Mar 2020  JMSDF destroyer collides with Chinese fishing boat in East China Sea, two injured

30 Mar 2020  Covid-19: Tokyo despatches military personnel to airports to help stem the spread of coronavirus

26 Mar 2020  Japan deploys SAM, ASM batteries to Miyakojima Island

19 Mar 2020  Japan commissions first Maya-class guided-missile destroyer

12 Mar 2020  Japan developing new anti-surface warheads for future hypersonic weapons

09 Mar 2020  Value of Japanese Aegis Ashore contract increases to USD3.21 billion

05 Mar 2020  Japan commissions first Soryu-class submarine equipped with lithium-ion batteries

28 Feb 2020  Japan confirms development of new air-launched anti-ship missile


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posted by Kosuke at 15:37| Comment(0) | Jane's Defence Weekly

2020年04月19日

Here are my recent stories for Jane's Defence Weekly

The new coronavirus is still spreading across the globe. Let's keep our chin up手(グー) We just need to overcome this hardship for the time being and then we will be okay.

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Here are my recent stories for Jane's Defence Weekly. I have been keeping writing for Jane's Defence Weekly constantly.

16 Apr 2020 Two more E-2D AEW&C aircraft for JASDF arrive in Japan

14 Apr 2020 China may expand military activities in the Western Pacific, says Japanese MoD think tank

9 Apr 2020 Number of Chinese military aircraft approaching Japanese airspace rose by nearly 6% in FY 2019

8 Apr 2020 Japan to develop AI-based system to counter cyber attacks

8 Apr 2020 Covid-19: Kono says Japan may withdraw JSDF troops from Djibouti base over coronavirus

6 Apr 2020 Covid-19: USFJ commander declares public health emergency for US military bases in Japan’s Kanto Plain

6 Apr 2020 Tokyo looking to increase number of female personnel in JSDF

2 Apr 2020 Update: Japan rejects foreign plans for next-generation fighter

1 Apr 2020 Japan rejects foreign plans for next-generation fighter

31 Mar 2020 JMSDF destroyer collides with Chinese fishing boat in East China Sea, two injured

30 Mar 2020 Covid-19: Tokyo despatches military personnel to airports to help stem the spread of coronavirus

26 Mar 2020 Japan deploys SAM, ASM batteries to Miyakojima Island

19 Mar 2020 Japan commissions first Maya-class guided-missile destroyer

12 Mar 2020 Japan developing new anti-surface warheads for future hypersonic weapons

9 Mar 2020 Value of Japanese Aegis Ashore contract increases to USD3.21 billion

5 Mar 2020 Japan commissions first Soryu-class submarine equipped with lithium-ion batteries

28 Feb 2020 Japan confirms development of new air-launched anti-ship missile








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