Via Stephen Trimble of The DEW Line‘s Twitter feed:

Japan bought four KC-767s for the Air Self Defense Force, the first midair refueling aircraft in ASDF service. All four aircraft have been delivered. One of them had a problem retracting the boom in 2008 that resulted in a small fire.

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A contributor and editor at the blog War Is Boring, Kyle Mizokami started Japan Security Watch in 2010 to further understand Japan's defenses and security policy.
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