F-2

Japanese F-2 fighter jet loses canopy during interception

A Mitsubishi F-2 fighter of the Japan Air Self Defense Force lost its canopy as it was intercepting a foreign aircraft....


Structural crack reportedly found on Japan F-2 fighter jet

The Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) reportedly grounded its Mitsubishi F-2 multirole fighter jets after a crack was found in the wing during the post-flight inspection of one aircraft on September 8, 2020. The grounding lasted a month, during which the whole fleet was thoroughly inspected for further cracks....