Civil Aeronautics Act, 2006

Japan Current 2006

The purpose of this Act is to promote the development of civil and general aviation and to enhance public welfare. It does this by requiring methods to ensure aircraft safety, prevent problems arising from navigation and improve convenience for users through proper and rational management of airline businesses. The Act makes it compulsory for airline businesses to issue annual safety reports.



Industry sectors covered by the instrument

Specific sector/s

Organizations covered by the instrument

All organizations - airline sector

Issuer type

Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism

Type of instrument


Mandatory or voluntary


The geographical scope


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