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Japan will continue to reduce scramble on foreign military aircraft
Pilots will have to focus on the new F-35s
Japan wants to reduce the number of military "scrambling" operations against Chinese aircraft, a change that began a year ago and which has a very specific reason. According to the latest news from the local Defense Ministry, Tokyo is avoiding sending interceptor fighters to identify enemy military aircraft that may represent a threat. Much depends on the greater attention paid to the high-level training...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency