November 8, 2018 (Google Translation) – Today Japanese and US experts held a meeting on flight safety at the New Sanno Hotel (Tokyo) as the first step to further improve the flight safety of both Japan and the United States.
Self-defense officers with specialized knowledge and experience participated in the maintenance procedure of the SDF units from the SDF, and from the US military, similar experts on US military aircraft participated, and on the maintenance of the SDF and the US military aircraft, We exchanged opinions on measures for rice experts to further deepen mutual understanding.
Advancing efforts to deepen mutual understanding among Japan and the US experts is extremely meaningful in maintaining flight safety of the SDF and US military aircraft and strengthening the Japan-U.S. Alliance.
As a measure to further deepen mutual understanding, experts in Japan and the United States exchanged views on mutual visits to the site, regular maintenance procedures, ideas on preventive and emergency landings, airworthiness certificates, etc.
Both Japan and the United States seek ways to further deepen mutual understanding on maintenance procedures and work hard to strengthen cohesion of alliance by cooperating on aircraft flight safety.