The F-2B from part of the 21st Fighter Training Squadron. Air Force Base Matsushima. After the tsunami in 2011 the squadron lost 18 machines, which up to 2016 was not valid. In 2016 from 18 damaged vehicles, subject only to the restoration of 13, as of 2017, 10 of the cars were recovered, the remaining 3 cars will be restored in 2017. The remaining 5 F-2B was taken from other squadron as damaged beyond repair.