Japanese Defense Minister ordered the two P-3C anti-submarine aircraft ready to go to Somalia
Data Figure: Japan Air Self Defense Force P-3C anti-submarine patrol aircraft
BEIJING, April 17, according to Japan’s Kyodo News reported that the Japanese Defense Minister Yasukazu Hamada morning of the 17th chief of staff to the integration ( equivalent to chief of staff) of wood off a good first-person issued instructions to the two Maritime Self-Defense Force P-3C anti-submarine aircraft went off the Somali coast against pirates do dispatch ready. Dispatch will be implemented next month, is expected from June to Djibouti as a base to start activities. This will be the Self-Defense Force P-3C anti-submarine aircraft was first deployed overseas to perform the actual task.
present in the waters off Somalia have two frigates under the sea from the “Self-Defense Forces Law” guard action on behalf of marine activities. P-3C will be responsible for the Gulf of Aden over the implementation of the pirate ship alert to the frigates, vessels and associated countries in the Japanese military to provide information.