January 21 2016
The U.S. Air Force has deployed a dozen F-22 stealth fighters to a base in Japan, reports the Stars and Stripes.
Twelve F-22 Raptors arrived Wednesday at Yokota Air Base in western Tokyo from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska.
The Raptors will be joined by 14 F-16s from Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, said U.S. officials.
"This movement of aircraft is part of a previously scheduled training deployment to Japan that will enhance our ability to fulfill our treaty...
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