Japan Ministry of Defense
- On August 28, Vice-Minister Serizawa visited Australia to observe F-35A deployment training. This is a milestone commemorating the first application of Japan-Australia Reciprocal Access Agreement.
- RAA is expected to enable defense forces of Japan and Australia to be deployed to the other country more frequently than ever before and conduct larger and more complex exercises.
- MOD/SDF will continue to deepen Japan-Australia defense cooperation.