TOKYO – A U.s. fighter is Monday in Japanese waters crashed. That happened during a training mission near the southern island of Okinawa, where a part of the American forces in Japan is stationed.
An American F-15. Image for illustration purposes.
The pilot was able to time the F15 leave via his ejection seat. He was taken by the rescue services found, reported the U.s. military that the accident investigating.
Many of the inhabitants of Okinawa, denounce the presence of American troops on the island. They resent to the crime, pollution, and accidents that go with it. A series of emergency landings and aircraft parts from the air come fall, increased the security concerns among the islanders.
The Japanese prime minister shinzo Abe wants the U.s. air base of the navy on Okinawa to move to a more secluded part of the island.
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