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. https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/only-thing-stopping-japan-being-aircraft-carrier-superpower-41157
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THE ONLY THING STOPPING JAPAN FROM BEING AN AIRCRAFT CARRIER SUPERPOWER
The only serious obstacles to Japan’s construction of fleet carriers are political. Japan has decided to refit its Izumo-class light carriers to operate the F-35B stealth fighter. So modified, the Izumos will carry about a dozen F-35Bs each, giving the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force a small but significant aviation combat capability. READ MORE