Centrair Airport opened on February 17, 2005 emerging as a gateway to the sky for Central Japan.It was aimed to connect the economic sphere of Central Japan,which has accumulated Japan’s representative manufacturing industriesbeginning with the automobile industry, to various locations in Japan andall over the world, acting at the same time as a crucial center for theexchange of people and commodities.
It is Japan’s 3rd maritime airport after Nagasaki Airport and Kansai Airport. Itis situated 35km south of Aichi prefecture’s Nagoya City, on the ocean of Ise Bay of Chita Peninsula’s Tokoname City. It is a top-class airport thatparallels Narita International airport and Kansai International airport.Planes can take off and land at convenient times of origin or destination.Freight crafts can take off and land during the night, improving theefficiency of the flow of goods.
Thanks to the long runway, planes with more passengers or more freight candirectly fly longer distances (East Coast of the U.S.A., Southern Europe,and North Africa) from Centrair Airport
Official Centrair Airport website: www.centrair.jp