Pictured in which a bomber. Photos from the Japanese Ministry of Defense Ministry of Integration staff supervision. (Kyodo)
The main island of Okinawa, Miyako Island and Diaoyu position Fig.
Original title: Day said China 2 bomber flew over Okinawa and Miyako Island over the high seas
People on September 8, according to Japan’s Kyodo News reported on September 8, the Japanese Ministry of Defense Ministry staff supervision integration (equivalent of General Staff) 8 news release, the Chinese military’s two H-6 bombers fly that morning The main island of Okinawa and Miyako over the sea between the islands in the East China Sea and the Pacific roundtrip flight. The airspace is not Japanese airspace. Air Self-Defense Force fighters were scrambled to deal with. This is the first time the Ministry of Defense confirmed and announced after the Chinese military bomber over the southwestern islands.
Since last September 11 the Japanese government will Senkaku Islands (Diaoyu Islands China says) since nationalization, to fly to the East China Sea in response to the Chinese aircraft ASDF scrambled increase in the number. Nationalization upcoming full year, China’s action against the Ministry of Defense of increased vigilance.
According to the Ministry of Defense reports, this two bombers in the main island of Okinawa and Miyako Island and from the surrounding high seas in the same path, then fly back to the Chinese mainland orientation. (End)
According to the Global Times reported:
“Sankei Shimbun”, said last September 11 the Japanese government announced the Diaoyu Islands “nationalization”, the Chinese fighter frequent activities in the East China Sea. Reported that “nationalization” is about a full year, China’s action against the Ministry of Defense of increased vigilance. July 24, Japan’s defense ministry said the Chinese Y-8 was also an early warning aircraft flying over the island of Okinawa and Miyako Island between airspace.