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BAN's World Gazetteer

Business aviation in Japan

Japan is in Asia.
Ministry of Land, Infastructure & Transport Civil Aviation Bureau - www.mlit.go.jp

Registered business aircraft:
953

Based business air charter operators:
25

Based business aircraft for charter:
293

Business air charter brokers:
10

Most prevalent aircraft types:


Major business aviation airports:

1Tokyo (Narita)23  business aviation companies active
2Tokyo (Haneda)19
3Nagoya (Chubu Centrair International)18
4Osaka (Kansai International)16
5Nagoya15
6Sapporo (New Chitose)12
7Tokyo Heliport9
8Yao9
9Fukuoka9
10Shizuoka (Mount Fuji/Shizuoka)8
11Okinawa (Naha)7
12Sendai6
13Sapporo (Okadama)4
14Kobe4
15Hiroshima Nishi4
16Kagoshima4
17Osaka International3
18Hiroshima3
19Toyama2
20Takamatsu2
21Saga2
22Okayama2
23Okayama (Kohnan)2
24Obihiro2
25Niigata2
26Miyazaki2
27Matsumoto2
28Kitakyushu2
29Tokyo (Chofu)2
30Aomori2
31Kumamoto2
32Tokyo (Ibaraki)1
33Misawa1
34Yonaguni1
35Yonago (Miho)1
36Yamagata1
37Wakkanai1
38Tottori (Tottori Sand Dunes Conan)1
39Tokushima1
40Tarama1
41Tajima1
42Shonai1
43Shimojishima1
44Oita1
45Odate-Noshiro1
46Wajima (Noto)1
47Miyako1
48Minamidaito1
49Matusyama1
50Kushiro1
51Kumejima1
52Komatsu1
53Kitadaito Island1
54Kerama1
55Izumo1
56Hagi (Iwami)1
57Ishigaki Island1
58Iejima1
59Hateruma1
60Hanamaki1
61Fukushima1
62Fukue1
63Ashaikawa1
64Amakusa1
65Akita1
66Aguni1
67Nagasaki1
68Hakodate1
69Yoron0
70Yakushima0
71Yaizu (Shizuhama)0
72Utsunomiya0
73Yamaguchi-Ube0
74Tsushima0
75Tokunoshima0
76Tokachi0
77Tanegashima0
78Tachikawa0
79Sendai (Kasuminome)0
80Sado0
81Rishiri0
82Rebun0
83Oshima0
84Okushiri0
85Okinoerabu0
86Oki0
87Ojika0
88Oitakenou0
89Niijima0
90Nanki-Shirahama0
91Nakatsu (Tsuiki)0
92Nakashibetsu0
93Monbetsu0
94Miyakejima0
95Minami Torishima0
96Memanbetsu0
97Matsushima0
98Matsudo (Shimofusa)0
99Kozushima0
100Kochi0
101Kikai0
102Kanoya0
103Kamigoto0
104Iki0
105Hachijojima0
106Fukui0
107Amami0

Business aviation suppliers in Japan

Maintenance  20   •   Training  1

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SkyDrive sets UAM sights on Vietnam's skies

SkyDrive has received a pre-order for up to 100 flying vehicles from Pacific Group. Together they will investigate UAM operations and infrastructure across Vietnam.

December 1, 2022   Full report

The ACJ318 at MRO Japan's facility at Naha airport.

Comlux tasks MRO Japan with maintenance for ACJ318

Comlux is sending an ACJ318 to MRO Japan for a scheduled maintenance inspection. This is MRO Japan's first aircraft of the type following its receipt of EASA Part 145 approval in October.

November 29, 2022   Full report

The simulator will be equipped with a cylindrical visual system, an enclosed IOS and a debriefing station.

Spain's Alpha acquires AS350 FTD from entrol

When Alpha Aviation went looking for a Level 5 simulator it landed on entrol, drawing confidence from the staff and their professional knowledge. It plans to add more entrol FTDs in the future.

October 30, 2022   Full report

Luc Tytgat and Han Kok Juan commit EASA and the CAAS to establish standards for the certification and operation of electric aircraft.

International aviation agencies team up for AAM groundwork

In Singapore the CAAS has joined with EASA in developing regulatory standards and outreach for UAM operations, while the FAA and JCAB have committed to supporting the new technologies together.

October 25, 2022   Full report

Strategic alliance sees SkyDrive and Volatus advance AAM

SkyDrive will integrate Volatus' AAM infrastructure into its US business platform and support Volatus in expanding its eVTOL infrastructure into the Japanese market

October 18, 2022   Full report

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