Giang expressed his belief that
the visit will strengthen friendship, cooperation and mutual support between
the two defence ministries and the two air forces in particular.
He said the Vietnamese Defence
Ministry highly values the Japanese Defence Ministry’s capacity improvement
programme for the Vietnamese air force, adding that the sharing of information
and experience in flight safety, aviation medicine and rescue have raised
mutual understanding between both sides.
Hailing the outcomes of talks
between General Yoshinari Marumo and the Commander of the Air Defence-Air Force
Service, Giang affirmed that the Vietnamese Defence Ministry is always ready to
offer all possible support to the two air forces to fully and effectively realise
Yoshinari Marumo, for his part,
said Japan – Vietnam ties have kept growing in diverse areas over the past
years, with defence ties becoming an important pillar.
He believed that the visit will
open up new cooperation opportunities for the two armies and air forces in