Japan, in partnership with the United States, conducted air exercises over the East China Sea and the Pacific Ocean. TASS With reference to the Japan Air Self-Defense Force.
It is reported that more than 50 aviation equipment from both sides participated in the exercises. In particular, the Americans used four F-35A fighters.
According to the agency, the purpose of the exercises was to carry out tactical maneuvers and increase the level of coordination between the air forces of the two countries.
Earlier, the strike group of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, on Wednesday 13 July, reached to the South China Sea. The group includes several ships, including the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) and the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins (DDG 76).
Also the Russian Northern Fleet to start Anti-submarine exercises in the Barents Sea. According to the message of the fleet headquarters, the exercises will take place in several stages. Seafarers will resolve the ship’s joint maneuvering elements and conduct damage control exercises while the ship is in motion.