Its an important issue to ensure the facilities for the training of carrier based aircraft on land, Kan said. We will continue to work for the early construction of permanent facilities.
Kan said the Ministry and landowners reached an agreement on November 29. For details, he only said that it is inconvenient to answer because of the land acquisition in the future.
Japanese media pointed out that at present, the mayor of Yanguo City, Shankou County, where the U.S. military base in Yanguo is located, yoshihihiko Fukuda, said that he received the contact from the defense ministry and affirmed that a big step forward. It is also necessary to ensure permanent training facilities to reduce residents discomfort, Fukuda said. In the future, the central government will also be required to complete the facilities as soon as possible.
Japans NHK television aerial photos of Mamo island. (video screenshot)
Source: editor in charge of Reference News: Li Zaixing