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Japan Air Self-Defense Force

Total Aircraft: 779

Active Aircraft Inventory (2020)

FIGHTERS
HELICOPTERS
TRANSPORTS
TRAINERS
SPECIAL MISSION
ON-ORDER
390
Total available aircraft assuming a Below Average Readiness Rate of 50%.
545
Total available aircraft assuming an Average Readiness Rate of 70%.
584
Total available aircraft assuming an Above Average Readiness Rate of 75%.
623
Total available aircraft assuming an Excellent Readiness Rate of 80%.


Fighters
Total: 279 (36%)
OUTLOOK
POSITIVE
155
F-15J
Air Superiority
62
F-2A
Multirole
50
EF/RF-4EJ
Multirole
12
F-35A
Multirole




Helicopters
Total: 67 (9%)
OUTLOOK
POSITIVE
50
UH-60J
Multirole
17
CH-47J
Transport




Transports
Total: 42 (5%)
OUTLOOK
POSITIVE
16
C-1
Tactical
13
C-130H
Tactical
8
C-2
Tactical
5
Gulfstream IV
Utility




Trainers
Total: 335 (43%)
OUTLOOK
STABLE
200
T-4
Advanced Jet Trainer
49
T-3
Basic Trainer
45
F-15DJ
Fighter Trainer
26
F-2B
Fighter Trainer
13
T-1
Flight Trainer
2
YS-11M
Electronic Warfare




Tankers
Total: 6 (1%)
OUTLOOK
POSITIVE
4
KC-767
Aerial Refueling
2
KC-130H
Aerial Refueling




Special
Total: 50 (6%)
OUTLOOK
POSITIVE
27
Hawker 800
Search and Rescue
14
E-2C/D
Airborne Early Warning
4
Model 767
Airborne Early Warning
4
YS-11M
Electronic Warfare
1
C-1
Electronic Warfare




On-Order
Total: 189
134
F-35A
Multirole
25
UH-60J
Multirole
12
C-2C/D
Tactical
12
E-2C/D
Airborne Early Warning
6
KC-46A
Aerial Tanker
National Powers (A-to-Z)
48 Countries Tracked; 57 Services Covered; 37,782 Total Aircraft Followed.
Afghanistan (288)
Afghan Air Force (288)
Switzerland (167)
Swiss Air Force (167)
United Arab Emirates (UAE) (327)
United Arab Emirates Air Force (327)