Japan will begin to develop a new fighter for 5 years

The Ministry of Defence of the Land of the Rising Sun wants in the coming five years to initiate project development of a new fighter that will index F-3, reports Aviation Week. Batch creation of the aircraft is scheduled to begin in 2027. It is understood that according to his ability, he will eclipse the fighters fifth-generation F-22 Raptor and F-35 Lightning II. The focus of the project will be made on the development of stealth technology and a strong powerplant.

At the current time the Japanese company Mitsubishi Heavy Industries is developing a technology demonstrator fighter fifth generation

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Japan and the United States have begun joint exercises

Japan and the United States Mon, November 5, launched a joint exercise. As reported by NHK, the maneuvers are held in Okinawa Prefecture, near the U.S. military base.

37 are participating in the exercise of thousands of Japanese and 10 thousand U.S. troops, ships and Navy Land of the Rising Sun and one south american aircraft carrier. According to The New York Times, refers to the constant teaching of the bilateral Keen Sword ("Sharp Blade").

Teaching against the backdrop of worsening territorial dispute between Japan and China over the Senkaku archipelago (Diaoyu). Tensions between the two countries-name intensified in August

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Japan and our home: where will the friendship?

On the days of the Land of the Rising Sun held elections. Liberal Democratic Party of the Land of the Rising Sun (LDPJ) and its coalition partner, the usual — Komeito party — received 325 out of 480 seats in the lower house of parliament (67.7%).

Since winning party favorite "automatically" becomes the new prime minister, the 19th in a row over the last three years 20 Premier Land of the Rising Sun Shinzo Abe will. Technically he is elected at an extraordinary session of parliament on December 26.

Some bands interests of the party, and along with the

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Japan swung to war with China, North Korea and Russia?

On the web of strolling stubborn rumors of the Sino-Japanese war, having a fundamental principle, apparently, nedavneshnie hot application of the newspaper "Sankei Shimbun» («Sankei Shimbun»), the reader is referred to unnamed sources. Circulate these rumors completely respectable publications, including Russian.

Japanese bounded above betrothed newspaper reports, that the Government of the Land of the Rising Sun is reforming the armed forces, those preparing for conflict with China.

The cause of a future war — the disputed Senkaku Islands. At the same time, so as not to waste the potential and fighting spirit in vain, the people of the country

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Japan ordered the first four F-35 fighter

Japan has placed an order in the U.S. for the supply of 4 fighter F-35A Lightning II. Office of Military Cooperation (DSCA) The Pentagon has notified the U.S. Congress about the likely transaction, the amount of which is estimated at 10 billion dollars. Japanese order also includes an option to buy another 38 aircraft. Terms of signing the contract and the delivery of fighters are not specified.

In addition to fighters Japan wants to buy four engines Pratt & Whitney F135, installed on the aircraft, and 5 replacement of such power plants. In addition, the military asked for the

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The nuclear crisis in the Land of the Rising Sun headed for the level of Chernobyl

Japanese authorities have assigned high, the seventh level of the threat nuclear crisis th at home.

Japanese authorities have assigned high, seventh level threat of nuclear crisis th at home.

This conclusion was made on the basis of the total emissions of radiation at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, not because of a sudden deterioration in the situation.

Earlier, the seventh level was only assigned the Chernobyl disaster in 1986, where radiation emissions were 10 times more.

Deaths, as a result leakage Fukushima, there was no risk to human health is low.

Meanwhile, on Tuesday in the Fukushima

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Radiation in Japan found in water, dust, and products

Japanese Ministry of Health reports that the level of radiation in Fukushima and Ibaraki prefectures exceed the maximum allowable. Office prohibited the sale of raw milk produced in Fukushima Prefecture, because of the risk that it could be contaminated with radioactive substances, reports Reuters.

As previously reported the detection of these substances in spinach and milk produced near the nuclear power plant (NPP), "Fukushima-1".

According to IAEA experts, despite the fact that the observed half-life of radioactive iodine in food is only about eight days, when ingested it can disrupt thyroid function.

According to official data, traces of radioactive contamination

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South Korea has appointed military exercises near the disputed archipelago Dokdo

Disagreements Korea and Land of the Rising Sun regarding the disputed archipelago Dokdo last, writes "Rossiyskaya Gazeta". Aug. 26 South Korean Ministry of Defense announced the appointment on September 7 in the region of the islands naval exercises. Several people land of the rising sun stated that the disputed archipelago is their place of residence.

The planned South Korean military exercises planned four-involving ships, submarines, aircraft, and Marine Corps. The final decision on the teachings will be taken at a meeting of the government of the Council on foreign policy and security. In the program exercises — the invasion

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6.1 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Japan

6.1 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of the Japanese island of Honshu. It is reported by the U.S. Geological Survey website. According to seismologists, the quake was recorded at 21:03 local time (15:03 MSK). The epicenter of the earthquake was located 90 km south-east of Morioka, in 458 km to the north-east of Tokyo. The earthquake lies at a depth of 53.1 kilometers. Recall, March 11, at the north-eastern coast of Japan earthquake with magnitude 9.0. The number of victims of disaster, according to recent data, more than eight thousand people. Currently listed as missing in

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Earthquake in Japan

On Wednesday night in Japan earthquake with magnitude 5.6. Information on casualties or damage were reported. According to the National Meteorological Administration, tsunami threat arose. The epicenter was located in the Pacific Ocean south of the Japanese capital, and its center lies at a depth of 10 kilometers under the seabed. Tremors felt residents Ogasawara archipelago, which is part of metropolitan Tokyo Prefecture. The Japanese archipelago is located on the junction of four tectonic plates, so every year there are up to 20 percent of the seating on the earth quake of magnitude 6.0 and higher, like ITAR-TASS.

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