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by Uni
04 Oct 2020, 13:33
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: RC-2 becomes official name
Replies: 6
Views: 976

Re: RC-2 becomes official name

RC-2s will replace YS-11EBs.
JASDF will develop new "Stand-off EW aircraft("Sutando ofu denshisen ki" in Japanese)" from FY2021 and it will replace EC-1 and YS-11EAs.

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by Uni
02 Oct 2020, 16:11
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: RC-2 becomes official name
Replies: 6
Views: 976

Re: RC-2 becomes official name

Just now I note(find) that the 1st. title was wrong…
It's RC-2 !

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by Uni
02 Oct 2020, 03:11
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: RC-2 becomes official name
Replies: 6
Views: 976

Re: RC-2 becomes official name

Hi, The official name of the ELINT version of Kawasaki C-2(18-1202)was "Jiki-denpa-jyoho- shyushyu-ki(or Shuushuu-ki)” until the end of September, 2020. It means: Jiki: next term / or next age /or next era / or next generation denpa: electric wave jyoho: information shyushyu(or shuushuu or shushu ):...
by Uni
01 Oct 2020, 15:09
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: RC-2 becomes official name
Replies: 6
Views: 976

Re: RC-2 becomes official name

JASDF Iruma airbase held a ceremony that they got RC-2 for their EW sqn.(Koku Senjyutsu Kyododan) on 1st. Oct., 2020.
https://www.facebook.com/jasdf.pao

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by Uni
01 Oct 2020, 14:46
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: RC-2 becomes official name
Replies: 6
Views: 976

RC-2 becomes official name

Hi all, The ELINT version of Kawasaki C-2(18-1202)is now officially called as "RC-2". The name "RC-2" appears on the official papers of the " Defence Programs and Budet of Japan for FY2021) p.12 (I mean page 16/63.) ", published on 30 Sep., 2020. (Japanese only) https://www.mod.go.jp/j/yosan/yosan_g...
by Uni
26 Mar 2020, 09:12
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Japan 501sq RF-4 recce phantoms now retired
Replies: 7
Views: 2495

Re: Japan 501sq RF-4 recce phantoms now retired

Hi all,
The 501sqn.(RF-4E/EJs, T-4s) is disbanded on 26 Mar., 2020.
And the 3 sqn.(F-2A/Bs, T-4s) belongs to the 7 Wing(Hyakuri) on the same day.(26 Mar., 2020)

https://www.mod.go.jp/asdf/hyakuri/activity.html

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by Uni
25 Mar 2020, 06:57
Forum: Japan
Topic: 3 sqn. switchs their base to Hyakuri on 25 Mar.
Replies: 0
Views: 1292

3 sqn. switchs their base to Hyakuri on 25 Mar.

It seems all F-2A/Bs of 3sqn. had arrived at JASDF Hyakuri on 25 Mar., 2020.

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by Uni
02 Mar 2020, 10:03
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: F-35As of 302sqn. get marking on their tail
Replies: 0
Views: 846

F-35As of 302sqn. get marking on their tail

F-35As of 302sqn., JASDF Misawa A.B. get its tail markings.
https://www.mod.go.jp/asdf/misawa/topic ... ANfkO0Q#16

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by Uni
01 Mar 2020, 05:27
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshows 2020
Replies: 21
Views: 6755

Re: Japan Airshows 2020

Hi all, Because of the COVID-19, almost all the events of JSDF and US bases in Japan are cancelled or postponed until early April. There is a possibility that the events of mid-Apr. to early May will be cancelled or postponed. The situations are changing day by day, so please check the latest infos....
by Uni
01 Mar 2020, 05:12
Forum: Japan
Topic: 4-5 Mar. will be less flight at Hyakuri
Replies: 0
Views: 1287

4-5 Mar. will be less flight at Hyakuri

Hi all,
The local high school near JASDF Hyakuri will held its entrance examination on 4-5 Mar., 2020.
I expect there will be less (or no) flights at Hyakuri.

Uni
by Uni
11 Feb 2020, 04:48
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshows 2020
Replies: 21
Views: 6755

Re: Japan Airshows 2020

Thank you every time, Jonathan !
by Uni
06 Feb 2020, 05:41
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshows 2020
Replies: 21
Views: 6755

Re: Japan Airshows 2020

Hi Jamie, Sorry for th late reply, but you've got enough answers already. I only want to know if you have read my second messages of this column. Because your question(s) is(are) one of the FAQ for me, and I'm trying to answer it(them) on my second message. If the message is not enough to explain fo...
by Uni
31 Jan 2020, 10:23
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshows 2020
Replies: 21
Views: 6755

Re: Japan Airshows 2020

25 Apr. USAF Kadena, AmericaFest.
https://www.kadena.af.mil/AmericaFest-2020/

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by Uni
22 Jan 2020, 15:55
Forum: Japan
Topic: 3 sqn. starts to move Hyakuri
Replies: 6
Views: 2736

Re: 3 sqn. starts to move Hyakuri

3 more F-2As arrived at Hyakuri on 22th.

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by Uni
16 Jan 2020, 04:19
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshows 2020
Replies: 21
Views: 6755

Re: Japan Airshows 2020

To say about the Naha airport, they will use the new R/W(Western R/W) for landing primarlily. It will be difficlut to take landing shot at Naha. This URL shows you a part of the Enviroment Estimation Report of Naha new R/W. See the figure of the flight course at page 75/75, middle Right(written in J...