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Transforming Japan’s airspace

12 April 2016 | By

With aircraft movement capacity across Haneda International Airport and Narita International Airport expected to increase by 40,000 slots annually by 2020, the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau has been working closely with stakeholders to reorganise and review current air traffic control structures. Director General of the Japan Air Navigation Service, Hitoshi…


Lessons learned from the Great East Japan Earthquake

22 March 2016 | By Shigeru Uno, Narita International Airport

Buildings swayed alarmingly for around two minutes in Tokyo, which is about 250km from Tōhoku. Earthquakes occur frequently in Japan, but the initial shock and subsequent shaking was so strong with this one people soon realised it was serious. And then the tsunami hit.