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Japanese Navy ships complete 3-day Subic visit

The Japanese helicopter carrier JS Izumo left Subic Bay this afternoon after a 3-day visit with the destroyers  JS Murasame and JS Akebono. The three ships belong to the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF)- Escort Flotilla One, the visit of which “aims to strengthen the… [More]

U.S. Navy, JMSDF (Japan) cooperative East China Sea deployment

  By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Toni Burton COAST OF KYUSHU (NNS) — Ships assigned to the Wasp Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) joined Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) amphibious transport dock ship, JS Kunisaki (LST 4003), for a cooperative deployment Jan. 11-12. During the… [More]