JAXA aeronautics helps to create a safer and more prosperous society with aeronautics-related research and development activities.
How we work
In order to enhance the competitive edge of the Japanese aviation industry further and propel the development of air transportation systems, JAXA Aeronautical Technology Directorate encourages collaboration with diverse stakeholders across sectors and borders. Bringing together expertise and knowledge via mutually beneficial collaborative research both at home and internationally, JAXA aims to cultivate human resources and innovative technologies that will benefit industry and society as a whole.
JAXA Aeronautical Technology Directorate facilitates collaboration across various sectors and industries to bring about new values to society by open innovation. With its Next Generation Aeronautical Innovation Hub Center as a focal point, the Aeronautical Technology Directorate proactively addresses needs-oriented themes to deliver tangible outputs to industry and society, while also cultivating innovative ideas and seeds that would bring greater impact to society.
JAXA Aeronautical Technology Directorate works closely with overseas public aeronautical research institutions, private companies, and universities, strengthening technical capability by engaging in a variety of mutually beneficial and complementary joint research activities.
To ensure smooth and practical application of R&D findings, JAXA Aeronautics works together with various players in public sector, private sector and academia. JAXA Aeronautics also work with universities to foster the next-generation talents who would lead Japan’s future aviation industry.