Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Japan opens talks with Western defense companies on F-3 fighter jet development

According to Reuters, Japan has opened talks with Western defense contractors about building a new generation of fighter jets, sources say, in what would mark an important milestone in Tokyo's strategy to maintain its air superiority over rival China. The discussions with defense companies including Boeing Co and Lockheed Martin Ltd come as Japan readies its ATD-X experimental aircraft for its first test flights within days. 
MHI's ATD-X fighter jet demonstator, on which the future F-3 will be based
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