Japan MLITT to lead aviation safety subcommittee in forming interim future aircraft safety plan

    Japan‘s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism(MLITT) announced (14-Jun-2018) it will hold its sixth Aircraft Inspection System Review Subcommittee on 18-Jun-2018, at which it will begin deliberation on the interim summary of a future aircraft safety plan. Representatives will be present from the MLITT, the Transportation Policy Council Technical and Safety Subcommittee, the Aviation Technical and Safety Committee, the Aircraft Inspection System Review Subcommittee and other stakeholders. Discussions will be centred around recent changes in the environment surrounding securing aircraft safety. The subcommittee last met in Jun-2013. [more – original PR – Japanese]