Japan plans to transfer UH-1H parts to Philippines

Four sources told Reuters that the Japanese government plans to transfer surplus UH-1H helicopter parts to the Philippines.

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A senior Philippine Air Force commander told Reuters that there are around 40,000 parts in the deal.

The spare parts were retained by the Japan Ground Self-Defence Force (JGSDF) after retiring its UH-1H in 2012.

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