The latest boat in the Soryu class — check the X – shaped tail fin configuration. Due for commissioning sometime in mid 2011.
What’s with the protrusion on the port aft side? You can see it during the Big Slide. Looks like some kind of box. Temporary, to hide some new feature?
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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