Press Releases

Regarding the incident of an ROK naval vessel directing its fire-control radar at an MSDF patrol aircraft

December 21, 2018
Ministry of Defense

The original text is in Japanese.

On December 20 at around 3 p.m.(JST), an ROK Navy's Gwanggaeto-daewang class destroyer directed a fire-control radar at a fixed-wing patrol aircraft (P-1) belonging to the Fleet Air Wing 4 of the Maritime Self-Defense Force (MSDF) (Atsugi) off the coast of the Noto Peninsula.