Japan

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Chitose City – Japan
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The programme is part of a strategic UAM initiative announced by the JAL Group to commercialize air taxi services in fiscal 2025, starting with the Osaka Expo but then extending throughout the country. Volocopter and JAL announced their collaboration in September 2020 to support the first Osaka Expo services.
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With a requirement for improved transport services within major cities, between islands and to improve tourist attractions, Indonesia is a ket potential market for eVTOL manufacturers.
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Nagoya – Japan
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According to Shigeru Takano, a former official at the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB) executive advisor for ANA Strategic Research Institute, quoted in eVTOL.com ANA plans to use eVTOL aircraft initially for airport shuttle services in Osaka, Tokyo, Nagoya, and Okinawa Prefecture.
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Okinawa Prefecture – Japan
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According to Shigeru Takano, a former official at the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB) executive advisor for ANA Strategic Research Institute, quoted in eVTOL.com ANA plans to use eVTOL aircraft initially for airport shuttle services in Osaka, Tokyo, Nagoya, and Okinawa Prefecture.
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Osaka – Japan
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In September 2021 Osaka Govenor Hirofumi Yoshimura said he wanted eVTOls to begin carrying passengers in the Osaka Bay area in 2024, such as by shuttling the around five kilometers between Universal Studios Japan and the city's Yumeshima artificial island, the venue of the exposition.
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Tokyo – Japan
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In June 2022 EHang announced that it has received an initial purchase order for five EH216 AAVs from Tianxingjian Cultural Tourism Investment and Development LLC, an affiliated enterprise of the Jishou city government in Hunan province, China.