NEWS

2022/09/30
JS ASAHI conducted a Japan-U.S.-ROK trilateral exercise
2022/09/27
JS KIRISAME participated in multinational exercise sponsored by the Royal Australian Navy
2022/09/27
JS IZUMO and JS TAKANAMI conducted a bilateral exercise with the Royal Canadian Navy
2022/09/26
JS AMAGIRI conducted a Japan-U.S. bilateral exercise
2022/09/21
JS KUNISAKI conducted a Japan-U.S. bilateral exercise
2022/09/21
JS IZUMO and JS TAKANAMI conducted a Japan-India maritime bilateral exercise “JIMEX2022”
2022/09/15
Parliamentary State Minister of Defense visited the Maritime Operations Center
2022/09/15
Defence Minister of India visited JS KUMANO
2022/09/12
JS HARUSAME conducted a bilateral exercise with FS GUEPRATTE
2022/09/08
IPD22 unit conducted a multilateral exercise “NOBLE RAVEN 22”
2022/09/06
The Minister of Defense visited the Maritime Operations Center and JS MOGAMI
2022/09/02
JS KIRISAME conducted a trilateral exercise with the French Armed Forces New Caledonia and Royal Australian Navy
2022/08/30
IPD22 unit conducted in the multilateral exercise “Pacific Vanguard 2022”
2022/08/29
JS YAMAGIRI conducted a Japan-Singapore goodwill exercise
2022/08/29
Fleet Intelligence Command conducted a Japan-U.S. Bilateral IW-TTX
2022/08/29
JS KIRISAME conducted a Japan-French Bilateral Exercise “OGURI-VERNY22-5”
2022/08/26
JS YAMAGIRI and JS ONAMI conducted Japan-U.S. bilateral exercise with the USS RONALD REAGAN, USS TORIPOLI, USS NEW ORLEANS and USS RUSHMORE
2022/08/23
The Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Defense visited the Maritime Operations Center
2022/08/23
JS KIRISAME conducted a good will exercise with the Kingdom of Tonga Navy VOEA NGAHAU SILIVA
2022/08/22
JS KIRISAME conducted a good wil exercise with the Republic of Fiji Navy RFNS KIKAU
2022/08/22
JS HAGURO conducted the Japan-US-Australia-Korea-Canada Missile Defense Exercise (PACIFIC DRAGON 2022)
2022/08/22
JS KIRISAME conducted a good will exercise with Vanuatu Police Force Maritime Wing
2022/08/22
JS IZUMO and JS TAKANAMI conducted a trilateral exercise with the Royal Canadian Navy and Royal New Zealand Navy
2022/08/09
JS KIRISAME conducted a Japan-U.S.-Solomon Islands Goodwill Exercise / Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercise
2022/08/09
JS IZUMO and JS TAKANAMI conducted a Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercise (ILEX22-6)
2022/08/08
JS TAKANAMI conducted a Japan-Chile Goodwill Exercise
2022/08/08
JS IZUMO conducted a Japan-Mexico Goodwill Exercise
2022/08/01
JS KIRISAME conducted a Goodwill Exercise with the Federated States of Micronesia Border Control and Maritime Surveillance Operation Center
2022/08/01
JS KIRISAME conducted a Bilateral Exercise with USNS CESAR CHAVEZ
2022/08/01
JS HARUSAME conducted a Multilateral PASSEX with ITS FASAN and SPS NUMANCIA
2022/08/01
JS HARUSAME conducted a JMSDF Djibouti navy PASSEX with ADI ALI M HOUMED
2022/07/26
JMSDF conducted Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercise with EA-18G
2022/07/25
JS KIRISAME conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS JACKSON and USNS CARL BRASHEAR
2022/07/25
JS SAMIDARE conducted a Bilateral Japan-India Exercise with the INS SUKANYA
2022/07/25
JS KIRISAME conducted a Goodwill Exercise with PSS KEDAM
2022/07/20
JS KIRISAME participated in the U.S.-led Exercise PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP 2022
2022/07/14
The Chief of Staff, Commander in Chief Self Defense Fleet attended Fleet Commander's Round table (FCRT)
2022/07/07
JS ASAHI conducted a Trilateral Exercise with USS DEWEY and HMAS PARRAMATTA
2022/07/06
JS KIRISAME (Indo-Pacific Deployment 2022 (IPD22) force) departed from Japan
2022/07/01
JS YAMAGIRI and JS AMAGIRI and SH-60K patrol helicopter, conducted a Joint Exercise with the Japan Coast Guard patrol vessels AKITSUSHIMA and MIYAKO and JCG helicopter
2022/07/01
JS SAMIDARE conducted PASSEX with Royal Oman Navy ship KHASSAB
2022/07/01
JS HARUSAME conducted a PASSEX with the Pakistan Navy Ship TUGHRIL
2022/06/30
Commander of the Self-Defense Fleet presented a Certificate of Appreciation to the Seventh Fleet's Command Master Chief, U.S. Navy
2022/06/30
JS SAMIDARE conducted a Bilateral Exercise with USS GONZALEZ
2022/06/30
Commander in Chief, Self Defense Fleet paid a courtesy visit to Commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet
2022/06/28
IPD22 unit conducted Bilateral Exercise “OGURI-VERNY 22-4” with French Navy
2022/06/27
IPD22 unit conducted a Bilateral Exercise with USNS HENRY J. KAISER
2022/06/27
IPD22 unit conducted Trilateral Exercise with U.S. Navy and Royal Australian Navy
2022/06/24
The Self-Defense Fleet participated in Self-Defense Forces Joint Disaster Prevention Exercise (04JXR)
2022/06/20
IPD22 unit conducted a Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercise with USS SAMPSON and USNS RAPPAHANNOCK
2022/06/14
Indo-Pacific Deployment 2022 (IPD22) force departed from Japan
2022/06/09
Inspection of the Maritime Operations Center and JS KUMANO by Chair of the Military Committee of NATO
2022/06/08
JS HARUSAME conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS FITZGERALD and USNS TIPPECANO
2022/06/07
CINC of SDF visited USS TRIPOLI with Commander of U.S. 7th Fleet
2022/06/07
Air Development Squadron 51 conducted a Japan-U.S. Bilateral exerciase with USN MH-60R
2022/06/03
CINC of SDF received the Legion of Honor
2022/05/27
JS TERUZUKI conducted a Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercise with RONALD REAGAN CSG
2022/05/19
JS HAMANA conducted a Bilateral Exercise with USS Rafael Peralta
2022/05/18
JS TERUZUKI and Aircraft Force conducted Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercise with R. Reagan CSG
2022/05/16
JS SAMIDARE conducted JMSDF-French navy PASSEX with FS SURCOUF in the Gulf of Aden
2022/05/13
10th anniversary of the establishment of the Djibouti JSDF base of operations
2022/04/19
JS INAZUMA conducted Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercise with A. LINCOLN CSG
2022/04/15
JS KONGO conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS MOBILE BAY and USS SPRUANCE
2022/03/30
JMSDF conducted Bilateral Exercise with U.S. Navy
2022/03/18
JS KIRISAME conducted a Bilateral Exercise with FS VENDEMIAIRE
2022/03/17
JS YUUDACHI conducted Japan-U.S.-Australia Multilateral Exercise
2022/03/07
JS OSUMI related to international disaster relief activities in the Kingdom of Tonga arrived in Japan
2022/03/07
JS YUUDACHI participated on Multinational Exercise sponsored by the Indian Armed Forces
2022/03/07
JMSDF conducted Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercise with USN
2022/03/03
The Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Defense visit to the Maritime Operation Center
2022/03/03
The State Minister of Defense visit to the Maritime Operation Center
2022/03/01
JS URAGA and JS HIRADO, conducted Bilateral Exercise with SLNS SINDURALA
2022/02/25
JS MYOKO conducted a Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercise with the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group
2022/02/18
JS OSUMI conducted RAS with HMAS SUPLY
2022/02/18
JS OSUMI completed international disaster relief activities in the Kingdom of Tonga
2022/02/10
JS OSUMI arrived at the port of Nuku'alofa on Tongatapu Island to support international disaster relief activities in the Kingdom of Tonga
2022/02/08
JS OSUMI arrived in Tongatapu Island during international disaster relief activities in the Kingdom of Tonga
2022/02/08
JS KONGO and P-3C conducted a Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercise
2022/01/31
JS OSUMI conducted a RAS with JS TOWADA during international disaster relief activities in the Kingdom of Tonga
2022/01/31
JS YUUDACHI conducted Bilateral Exercise with the German Navy
2022/01/24
JS OSUMI departed for international disaster relief activities in the Kingdom of Tonga
2022/01/24
JS HYUGA from Escort Flotilla 3 conducted a Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercise
2022/01/19
JS URAGA and JS HIRADO, conducted Bilateral Exercise with SLNS SARAGA
2022/01/19
JS URAGA and JS HIRADO, conducted Bilateral Exercise with Bangladesh navy frigate PROTTASH and attack craft-missile NIRMUL
2022/01/19
JS URAGA and JS HIRADO, conducted Bilateral Exercise with Royal Brunei Navy offshore patrol vessel “DARUSSALAM”
2022/01/18
JS URAGA and JS HIRADO, conducted Bilateral Exercise with INS SHIVALIK and INS KADMAT
2022/01/17
P-1 patrol aircraft have been deployed to Andersen Air Base, Guam to participate in the 2022 U.S.-sponsored Multilateral fixed-wing patrol aircraft Exercise (SEA DRAGON 2022)
2021/12/23
JS TAKANAMI and JS YAMAGIRI conducted Joint Exercise with the Japan Coast Guard
2021/12/14
The JS YUGIRI and the German Navy FGS BAYERN conducted the Japan-German Bilateral Exercise
2021/12/08
The JMSDF and the U.S. Navy conducted Information Warfare in the JMSDF Exercise 2021
2021/12/07
Christmas tree gift from the U.S. Navy 7th Fleet Command
2021/12/02
The commander in Chief, Self Defense Fleet, together with Commander, U.S. 7th Fleet conducted a Bilateral press conference on the USS Carl Vinson
2021/11/30
JS ABUKUMA conducted a Japan-Peru Goodwill Exercise
2021/11/23
The JMSDF Exercises (Japan-U.S. Bilateral Exercises and Japan-U.S.-Australia-Canada-Germany Multinational Exercises) for 2021
2021/11/23
The Joint Self-Defense Force Exercises for 2021
2021/11/23
JS YUUDACHI made a port visit to Mina Salman in the Kingdom of Bahrain
2021/11/18
IPD21 force conducted Bilateral Exercise with the USS MILIUS
2021/11/16
IPD21 force conducted Bilateral anti-submarine warfare Exercise with the U.S. Navy
2021/11/15
JS INAZUMA conducted Bilateral Exercise with HMAS WARRAMUNGA
2021/11/15
IPD21 force conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS MILIUS
2021/11/12
JS YUGIRI conducted Bilateral Exercise with the HMS Queen Elizabeth Carrier Strike Group
2021/11/10
JS JINTSU conducted Bilateral Exercise “KAEDEX21” with HMCS Winnipeg
2021/11/08
IPD21 force conducted a Goodwill Exercise with the Vietnam Navy and made a port call in Cam Ranh, Vietnam
2021/11/08
JS SAMIDARE conducted Bilateral Exercise with the German Navy
2021/11/05
IPD21 force conducted Bilateral Exercise with the USS Carl Vinson Cerrier Strike Group
2021/11/05
JS SHIRANUI conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Higgins and USS Big Horn
2021/11/04
Escort Division 2 conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS America
2021/11/04
JS OUMI conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Dewey
2021/10/29
JS YUUDACHI conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Jackson
2021/10/27
IPD21 force conducted a Goodwill Exercise with the Vietnam Navy and made a port call in Haiphong, Vietnam
2021/10/27
JS AKIZUKI conducted multi-lateral Exercise with USS Benfold and HMAS Brisbane
2021/10/25
JS SHIRANUI conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Higgins
2021/10/25
JS AKIZUKI conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Milius
2021/10/19
IPD21 force conducted the multi-lateral training “Maritime Partnership Exercise”
2021/10/18
JS YUGIRI conducted Bilateral Exercise with Spanish Navy in EUNAVFOR
2021/10/18
JS KONGO conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Ronald Reagan
2021/10/15
IPD21 force conducted the multi-lateral training “MALABAR2021”
2021/10/11
IPD21 force conducted multi-lateral Exercise with the U.S., the U.K., Netherlands, Canada and New Zealand Navy
2021/10/11
IPD21 force conducted Bilateral Exercise with the Indian Navy
2021/10/05
IPD21 force conducted Bilateral Exercise with the Sri Lanka Navy and made a port call in Colombo, Sri Lanka
2021/10/05
Verification of F-35B fighter landing on JS IZUMO
2021/10/04
JMSDF conducted in multi-lateral trainig with the U.S., the U.K., Netherlands, Canada and New Zealand Navy
2021/10/01
JMSDF conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group
2021/09/30
IPD21 force conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Yukon
2021/09/27
IPD21 force conducted Bilateral Exercise with the German Navy
2021/09/22
JS MYOKO conducted Bilateral Exercise with EA-18G U.S.Navy electronic warfare aircraft
2021/09/21
IPD21 force conducted Bilateral Exercise with the Australian Navy and made a port call in Darwin, Australia
2021/09/21
IPD21 force conducted Bilateral Exercise with the French Navy and made a port call in Noumea, New Caledonia
2021/09/17
IPD21 force conducted a Goodwill Exercise with the Vanuatu Police Force Maritime Wing
2021/09/15
JS YUGIRI conducted Bilateral Exercise with Italian Navy
2021/09/15
A courtesy call from the new Deputy Commander of the U.S. 7th Fleet
2021/09/09
JS ISE and JS IZUMO conducted the multi-lateral Exercise “Pacific Crown 21-4”with the Queen Elizabeth Carrier Strike Group
2021/09/07
JS TOKIWA conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Barry
2021/09/06
JMSDF and JASDF conducted the multi-lateral Exercise “Pacific Crown 21-3” with the Queen Elizabeth Carrier Strike Group
2021/09/02
IPD21 force conducted a Goodwill Exercise with DMLE of Palau
2021/08/31
JS OUMI conducted Bilateral Exercise with U.S. Coast Guard
2021/08/30
JS YUGIRI conducted Bilateral Exercise with German Navy
2021/08/30
IPD21 force conducted the multi-lateral training “MALABAR2021”
2021/08/27
JS ISE and JS ASAHI conducted the multi-lateral training “Pacific Crown 21-1” with the Queen Elizabeth Carrier Strike Group
2021/08/26
JS ISE and JS ASAHI participated in the Large-Scale Global Exercise 2021 (Multinational Advanced Aviation Cooperative Deployment)
2021/08/23
Indo-Pacific Deployment 2021 (IPD21) force departed from Japan
2021/08/16
JS CHOKAI conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Benfold
2021/08/10
JS MAKINAMI participated in the Large-Scale Global Exercise 2021 with the U.S. Navy, the Royal Australian Navy
2021/08/06
JS MAKINAMI made a port call in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
2021/08/02
Mine Warfare Force conducted Mine Warfare Training 2021 with the U.S. Navy
2021/08/02
A courtesy call from the new Commander of the U.S. Naval Forces Japan
2021/07/30
JS MAKINAMI conducted live fire drill during multi-lateral training “Pacific Vanguard 21”
2021/07/30
JS MAKINAMI participated in the multi-lateral training “Talisman Sabre 21” with the U.S. Navy, the Royal Australian Navy, the Republic of Korea Navy and the Royal Canadian Navy
2021/07/21
Visit of the Maritime Operations Center by the Ambassador of Djibouti in Japan
2021/07/14
A courtesy call from the new Commander of the U.S. 7th Fleet
2021/07/13
JS SETOGIRI and P-3C maritime patrol aircraft participated in multi-lateral training with the Queen Elizabeth Carrier Strike Group, HNLMS and USS
2021/07/12
JS YUGIRI conducted a Goodwill Exercise with the Pakistan Navy PNS Alamgir
2021/07/12
JS MAKINAMI participated in the multi-lateral training “Pacific Vanguard 21” with the U.S.Navy, the Royal Australian Navy and the Republic of Korea Navy
2021/07/08
Farewell address from Commander of the U.S. 7th Fleet
2021/07/01
JS YUGIRI participated in multi-lateral Exercise ”CARAT2021“ with the U.S. Navy and Sri Lanka Navy
2021/07/01
JS MAKINAMI conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Rafael Peralta
2021/06/30
JS HAMANA conducted bi-lateral training with INS Kiltan
2021/06/28
Escort Flotilla 4 conducted Bilateral Exercise with JASDF
2021/06/25
Escort Flotilla 1 conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Mustin
2021/06/25
P-1 maritime patrol aircrafts of Fleet Air Wing 4 conducted Bilateral Exercise with P-8A maritime patrol aircrafts of the U.S. navy
2021/06/24
JS MAKINAMI conducted Bilateral Exercise with patrol boats of the U.S. Navy
2021/06/22
JS YUGIRI as the 39th Deployment Surface Force for Counter Piracy Enforcement begins to advance
2021/06/16
JS SUZUNAMI as the 4th DSIG returned to Ominato port
2021/06/15
Landing Ship Division 1 conducted Bilateral Exercise with Amphibious Squadron (COMPHIBRON) 11 of the U.S. Navy
2021/06/14
Mutual site visits with Japan Coast Guard
2021/06/11
Visit of the Maritime Operations Center by Commander of the US Navy Pacific Fleet
2021/06/07
JS ATAGO conducted Bilateral Exercise with EA-18G US Navy electronic warfare aircrafts
2021/06/03
JS MURASAME conducted Bilateral Exercise with HMAS BALLARAT
2021/05/31
JS ISE conducted Bilateral Exercise with the Ronald Reagan (CVN-76) CSG
2021/05/27
Inspection of the Maritime Operations Center by the Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Defence
2021/05/26
JS HAMANA conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS America
2021/05/19
JSDF completed multi-lateral training event, “ARC21” with the U.S. Navy, the U.S. Marine Corps, the Australian Navy, the French Navy, and the French Army
2021/05/18
JS MAYA conducted Bilateral Exercise with USS Ronald Reagan, CVN-76
2021/05/14
JSDF conducted the multi-lateral training event, “ARC21” with the U.S. Navy, the U.S. Marine Corps, the Australian Navy, the French Navy, and the French Army
2021/05/11
JS SETOGIRI conducted multi-lateral training with the EU Naval Force and the Djibouti Coast Guard
2021/05/04
JS MASYUU conducted multi-lateral training with FS SURCOUF
2021/05/01
JS SETOGIRI conducted multi-lateral training with the French Navy and U.S. Navy
2021/04/23
CINC SDF held a reward ceremony for Chief of Staff and Medical Chief of the USN 7th Fleet
2021/04/23
JS SETOGIRI was active with USS Dwight D. Eisenhower
2021/04/22
JS AKIZUKI as the 5th Deployment Surface Force for Information Gathering Activities departed SASEBO port
2021/04/22
JS ARIAKE completed the mission as the 37th Deployment Surface Force for Counter Piracy Enforcement
2021/04/16
VADM SAITO the Commander of Escort Fleet, the Commander of CSG 5 and the Commander of DESRON 15 held a meeting on board USS CVN-76 RONALD REAGAN
2021/04/14
JS AKEBONO conducted Goodwill Exercise with the Indonesian Navy
2021/04/09
JS AKEBONO conducted multi-lateral tactical Exercise with Royal Australian Navy and Royal Canadian Navy
2021/04/09
JS AKEBONO participated in the multi-lateral Exercise “La Perouse 21”
2021/04/08
JS AKEBONO conducted Goodwill Exercise with the Royal Malaysian Navy
2021/04/07
JMSDF conducted Bilateral Exercise with JCG
2021/03/31
JS AKEBONO conducted Bilateral tactical Exercise with HMAS ANZAC
2021/03/30
JS KONGO conducted PASSEX with USS BLUE RIDGE
2021/03/23
JMSDF conducted multi-lateral Exercise with the USN, the FRN and the BGN
2021/03/23
JS FUYUZUKI conducted anti-aircraft missile launch training
2021/03/11
The 38th DSPE made a port visit to Bahrain
2021/03/05
JMSDF conducted a Bilateral Exercise with USN
2021/03/03
JMSDF conducted a Bilateral Exercise mission with JCG