A US Navy FA-18 Super Hornet approaches a KC-135 air refuelling tanker above the South China Sea in this file photo. Photo: AFP

US Marine dies with 5 still missing in the sea off Japan after crash

  • The incident adds to a growing list of US military aviation accidents around the world in recent years, prompting hearings in Congress to address the rise
  • US military accidents are a sensitive topic in Japan, particularly for residents of Okinawa, which is home to the bulk of the US presence in the country
Topic |   Japan

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A US Navy FA-18 Super Hornet approaches a KC-135 air refuelling tanker above the South China Sea in this file photo. Photo: AFP
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