Industry Associations

The Japan UAV Association (JUAV)

The Japan UAV Association (JUAV)  represents the industries that develop, manufacture and operate unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in Japan.

http://www.juav.org/menu01/introduction_juav.html (in English)

 

The JUAV’s Safety Standards for Commercial-Use, Unmanned, Rotary-Wing Aircraft in Uninhabited Areas (2005, in English)

http://www.juav.org/menu02/juav_safety_standards.pdf

 

Japan Agricultural Aviation Association (JAAA).

Unmanned helicopters used for pesticide spraying in Japan are governed by the “Guidelines for the Operation of Industrial-use Unmanned Helicopters” and other documents provided by the Japan Agricultural Aviation Association (JAAA).

http://www.j3a.or.jp/index.html  (in Japanese)

 

PDF on Applications, Safety and Certifications for UAVs in Japan (by Yamaha, in English)

http://uvs-international.org/phocadownload/03_5ac_Relevant_Information/Applications_Civil-UAV-Applications-in-Japan.pdf

 

Japan Aeronautical Association

http://www.aero.or.jp/ (in Japanese)

 

Japan UAS Industrial Development Association (JUIDA)

http://uas-japan.org/  (in Japanese)

 

Japan Schedule Coodination (JSC)

Japan Schedule Coordination (JSC) is an independent non-profit organization under the Japan Aeronautic Association (JAA) which is a national foundation established for the purpose of promoting the development of aeronautics and astronautics in Japan.

http://www.schedule-coordination.jp/ (in English)

 

 

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