Companies

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APC Aerospecialty Inc., was established for the purpose of performing specified packaging of aircraft component requested by the Government since 1957.
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Asahi-Seiki Manufacturing Co. Ltd., was established in 1953 in Japan as:
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Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd., was established in 1953, and manufactures passenger cars, buses, motor vehicle parts, and industrial machinery.
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GS Yuasa, was established in 2004 and its business activities include the manufacture and supply of batteries, power supply systems, lighting equipment, specialty other electrical equipm
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Hirobo Limited, is a Japanese company founded in 1949 and is involved with the manufacturing of radio-control, agricultural, aerial filming, and autonomous helicopters.
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Hitachi, Ltd., was established in 1910 in Japan.
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IHI Corporation, manufactures heavy machinery. The Company produces aircraft jet engines, rocket propulsion systems, and ships for military and commercial use.
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Iwaki Gauge Co., Ltd., has been devoted in designing and manufacturing highest-quality products. Iwaki Gauge started its business by manufacturing only gauges in 1962.
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JAMCO CORPORATION, manufactures galleys and lavatories for commercial aircraft. The Company also repairs aircrafts and supplies aircraft parts for commercial and military uses.
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Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, engages in space exploration.
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Japan Aircraft Development Corporation, researches and develops commercial airplanes.
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The Japan Steel Works Ltd., produces machinery for casts, forged steel, and plastics.
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Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.
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Komatsu Ltd., manufactures and sells construction and mining machinery, including excavators, bulldozers, and wheel loaders.
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Lift Strategic Design, is a Tokyo based Company involved with aircraft cabin interior design.
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The Mitsubishi Electric Group, operates on the corporate principle of contributing to creating a vibrant and affluent society by enhancing its technologies, services, and creative powers
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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd, is a comprehensive heavy machinery maker.
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Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding (MES), since its establishment in 1917, has provided trusted products and plants for the society.
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NIPPI, was established in 1934 on a site in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, and was involved in the production of aircraft for the old navy, including the Type 93 Advanced Trainer nicknam
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Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC), was established in 2012 by the merger of Nippon Steel Corporation and Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd., and since then has become th

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Since the end of World War II, Japan made a decision not to repeat the ravages of war and has worked hard, aiming to build a peace-loving nation. The Japanese people desire lasting peace, and the principle of paci_ sm is enshrined in the Constitution, of which Article 9 prescribes the renunciation of war, the possession of war potential, and the right of belligerency by the state. Of course, since Japan is an independent nation, these provisions do not deny Japan’s inherent right of self-defense as a sovereign state.

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The Current Status of Defense Production and Technological Bases, and the Strategy on Defense Production and Technological Bases.

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Japan will steadily improve its defense capabilities during FY2016, as the third fiscal year of this effort, in order to develop a Dynamic Joint Defense Force according to the “National Defense Program Guidelines for FY2014 and beyond” (approved by the Cabinet on December 17, 2013) and the “Medium Term Defense Program (FY2014-FY2018)” (approved by the Cabinet on December 17, 2013).

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Defense-related expenditures include spending for maintaining and managing the SDF, improving living conditions in the neighborhoods of defense facilities, and supporting U.S. Forces in Japan. In FY2015, in light of the increasingly harsh security environment, defense-related expenditures were increased for the second consecutive year in a row in order to reinforce preparedness aimed at protecting the lives and property of the people and the nation’s land, sea, and airspace.

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To fulfill their mission of defending Japan, the Ministry of Defense (MOD) and the SDF consist of various organizations, mainly the Ground, Maritime and Air Self- Defense Forces as armed forces.

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