JAL Factory Tours — SKY MUSEUM JAL offers tours of its aircraft maintenance center, free of charge, as part of its social contribution activities. JAL have done so since the mid-1950s, soon after the airline’s founding, and the center was renovated and reopened in July 2013 as the “JAL Factory Tours — SKY MUSEUM.”
In the exhibition area, are displayed materials chronicling JAL’s history of opening up new air travel routes since its establishment in 1951, and introduce the work of staff behind JAL Group flights.
The facility enables visitors to deepen their knowledge about the airline industry in general through airline classes, where they learn about aircraft and tour the hangar to observe airplanes under maintenance up close.
3-5-1 Hanedakuko, Ota, Tokyo 144-0041.
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