U.S. Navy to transport damaged destroyer from Singapore to Japan. Japan Times. Sep 8, 2017.
to Yosuka, where the navy had repair and maintenance facilities, would allow the crew to be close to their families, the Naval Systems Command Office said in a news release on Thursday.
The joint drill comes as South Korea braces for a possible further missile test by North Korea as it marked its founding anniversary. The exercise involved two U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers flying from Andersen Air Force Base on the U.S. Pacific island territory of Guam, which were joined by two Japanese F-15 jet fighters.