Japan Maritime Self Defense Force

Type: Organization
Name: Japan Maritime Self Defense Force
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 2 reports

Japan Begins Sea Trails Of Its Largest Warship Since World War Two.

The Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) has reportedly begun sea trials of its largest helicopter carrier, the JS Izumo on September 29.Izumo and another unnamed ship will replace the JMSDF’s two Shirane-class destroyers JS Shirane and JS Kurama ... [Published Defense World - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

International Counter-Piracy Efforts Boosted by Joint CMF and NATO Exercise

JS Takanami exercising with HDMS Esbern Snare (foreground) Japanese Ship Takanami, working in direct support of Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) counter-piracy task force CTF-151, has undertaken a joint exercise with NATO’s counter-piracy flagship, ... [Published Combined Maritime Forces - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

NATO and Japan Counter-Piracy Forces conduct combined exercise in Gulf of Aden

Yesterday, NATO and Japanese maritime forces conducted the first-ever exercise between the two forces in the Gulf of Aden. The participants were the destroyer JS TAKANAMI, operating as part of Combined Task Force 151, and HDMS ESBERN SNARE, the Task Force ... [Published Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

World Maritime Brief, 26 September 2014

United States:   “In first, Fire Scout drone helicopters being deployed to Pacific” Stars and Stripes, 23 September 2014 Industry sources suggest that the US Navy is preparing to operationally deploy MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned helicopters to the Pacific ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - Philippine, Japanese navies to hold sea drills

Philippine, Japanese navies to hold sea drillsContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.MANILA, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The navies of the Philippines and Japan will conduct sea drills off the western Philippine province of Palawan on Thursday, a military official said ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 5 reports

U.S. and Japanese Forces Lock and Load With One Eye on China

U.S. Marines and members of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force line up before a joint exercise at the JGSDF's Aibano facility in Takashima, Japan, on Oct. 8, 2013 The Asahi Shimbun And China's leaders have, in turn, become increasingly waryWhen U.S. ... [Published Time - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Japan Soryu-class submarine

The Soryu class are the largest submaries Japan has operated since the end of World War II [the I-400 boats were larger]. At 84 m long and 4,200-tons submerged, Soryu is significantly larger than the original 11 Oyashio-class boats (81 m and 3,500 tons), ... [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

JAPAN’S SELF DEFENSE VISITS HONIARA, MEETS PRIME MINISTER LILO

Rear Admiral Yuasa presents a gift to Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo. Photo credit: OPMC.The Japan Maritime Self Defence Force (JMSDF) Training Squadron is visiting Honiara today as part of their 2014 annual training program.The Japanese Embassy says, ... [Published Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Teacher suspended over Japanese tune

A teacher at a privately-funded kindergarten in Shanghai has been suspended from work after she played a Japanese military song to accompany a children's performance at a graduation ceremony.According to an apology issued on Thursday night by Xia Miao, ... [Published Global Times - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Envoy: Tensions may mar regional economic growth

Kota Kinabalu: Economic growth and development in the region may be marred by circumstances off the East Malaysia coast and in the South China Sea which threatens regional security interests, said Japan Ambassador to Malaysia Dr Makio Miyagawa.He said ... [Published Sabah Daily Express - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

Japanese PM’s visit gives giant boost to Sri Lanka-Japan cooperation

(Colombo, Lankapuvath) Japanese Prime Minister Shinso Abe and President Mahinda Rajapaksa expressed their determination to elevate Sri Lanka-Japan relations, which have matured and diversified based on the long-standing friendship, into “a new partnership ... [Published Lankapuvath - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Forward-deployed aircraft carrier, air wing team continues 7th Fleet patrol

By Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Alonzo Archer, Task Force 70 Public AffairsAT SEA - The United States Navy’s only forward-deployed air wing Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5 flew aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) Sept. ... [Published DVIDS - Sep 05 2014]

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Izumo ’s sea trials are being carried out in preparation for the vessel's impending commissioning. "The trials have started and will go on for about six months before we commission it in 2015" , Lieutenant Commander Yasushi Kojima of the Maritime Staff Office was quoted as saying by IHS Jane's
"PASSEX gives us the chance to establish a professional relationship with our allies and provides an ideal opportunity to enhance maritime situational awareness" she said
...But she added it's simply a widely-accepted practice. "The education authorities don't have to find a legal explanation but can just follow their internal rules to impose the punishment."
"Prime Minister Abe, while recognising the progress made so far, reiterated the importance of dialogue among all stakeholders for national reconciliation and further efforts to promote the implementation of the National Plan of Action on the recommendations of the Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC)"

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Japan Begins Sea Trails Of Its Largest Warship ... [Published Defense World - Sep 30 2014]
Japan’s Largest Warship Since World War II Take... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Sep 30 2014]
Japan puts helicopter carrier Izumo on sea trials [Published Jane's - Sep 29 2014]
10th Beijing-Tokyo Forum held in Japan [Published China Military Online - Sep 29 2014]
International Counter-Piracy Efforts Boosted by... [Published Combined Maritime Forces - Sep 29 2014]
NATO and Japan Counter-Piracy Forces conduct co... [Published Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - Sep 27 2014]
Resumed China-Japan maritime consultation attra... [Published China Military Online - Sep 26 2014]
World Maritime Brief, 26 September 2014 [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 26 2014]
XINHUA - Philippine, Japanese navies to hold se... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 24 2014]
Philippine, Japanese navies to hold sea drills [Published China.org.cn - Sep 24 2014]
U.S. and Japanese Forces Lock and Load With One... [Published Time - Sep 23 2014]
U.S. and Japanese Forces Lock and Load With One... [Published TIME.com - Sep 23 2014]
U.S. and Japanese Forces Lock and Load With One... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Sep 23 2014]
U.S. and Japanese Forces Lock and Load With One... [Published The China Blog - Sep 23 2014]
U.S. and Japanese Forces Lock and Load With One... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - Sep 23 2014]
China needs single-hulled submarines: Chinese e... [Published Want China Times - Sep 22 2014]
Japan Soryu-class submarine [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Sep 21 2014]
THE STRATEGIC HUB OF INDIAN OCEAN MARITIME SECU... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 19 2014]
JAPAN’S SELF DEFENSE VISITS HONIARA, MEETS PRIM... [Published Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation - Sep 19 2014]
Teacher suspended over Japanese tune [Published Global Times - Sep 12 2014]
SH-60B Seahawk Multimission Naval Helicopter [Published Air Force Technology - Sep 11 2014]
Further strengthening bonds of friendship, Japa... [Published Daily Mirror Sri Lanka - Sep 10 2014]
The Myth of the 'Pacifist' Japanese Constitution [Published Japan Focus - Sep 09 2014]
Envoy: Tensions may mar regional economic growth [Published Sabah Daily Express - Sep 09 2014]
Man wearing Japan's rising sun attacked by mob ... [Published Want China Times - Sep 09 2014]
Joint Statement between Sri Lanka and Japan - A... [Published Asian Tribune - Sep 07 2014]
Japanese PM’s visit gives giant boost to Sri La... [Published Lankapuvath - Sep 07 2014]
Memorial planned for MH370 victims [Published Gloucester Advocate - Sep 06 2014]
Atsugi : GW Welcomes Japanese Distinguished Vis... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 05 2014]
Forward-deployed aircraft carrier, air wing tea... [Published DVIDS - Sep 05 2014]
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Japan’s Largest Warship Since World War II Take... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Sep 30 2014]
Japan’s largest warship since World War II has left for its first set of sea trials last week ahead of entering the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF)fleet next year.JS Izumo (DDH-183) departed Tokyo Bay on Sept. 23, as seen as in a video on ...
International Counter-Piracy Efforts Boosted by... [Published Combined Maritime Forces - Sep 29 2014]
JS Takanami exercising with HDMS Esbern Snare (foreground) Japanese Ship Takanami, working in direct support of Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) counter-piracy task force CTF-151, has undertaken a joint exercise with NATO’s counter-piracy flagship, ...
World Maritime Brief, 26 September 2014 [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 26 2014]
United States:   “In first, Fire Scout drone helicopters being deployed to Pacific” Stars and Stripes, 23 September 2014 Industry sources suggest that the US Navy is preparing to operationally deploy MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned helicopters to the Pacific ...
U.S. and Japanese Forces Lock and Load With One... [Published TIME.com - Sep 23 2014]
When U.S. Marines stormed ashore during a beach-landing exercise in Okinawa recently, they weren’t alone. Charging alongside them were a group of Japanese soldiers assigned to live and train with the Marines and learn the basics of amphibious warfare. ...
U.S. and Japanese Forces Lock and Load With One... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Sep 23 2014]
MoreOn a Wartime Anniversary, China Steps Up Its Anti-Japan PR Campaign Japanese Fighter Jet Scrambles Against China Have Hit a Record High Will Japan and China Go to War? When U.S. Marines stormed ashore during a beach-landing exercise in Okinawa ...
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