According to the F-3 program submitted by the Japanese Defense Ministry, by the mid-1930s the F-3 was to replace 97 F-2 fighter-ʙᴏᴍʙᴇʀs, a deeply reworked version of the American F-16, as well as 200 very old F-15Js. F-2. The cost of the program is $45 billion.
The 21st century at least the first half of it is not going to be quiet. The world’s began to shake thoroughly and this shaking is intensified the usual shooting on the border of Gaza and Israel Syria is blazing and China is carnivorous. Looking at Taiwan increasing the tension around this island, not to mention that a large-scale war started almost in the center of Europe and Ukraine.
And in this situation, Japan feels very uncomfortable next to Russia China and North Korea are three totalitarian ᴀɢɢʀᴇssɪᴠᴇ countries that even have nuclear Wᴇᴀᴘᴏɴs.