July 17, 2018

MRJ Conducts 1st Demonstration Flight

Farnborough, Britain, July 16 (Jiji Press)--The Mitsubishi Regional Jet, the first Japanese-developed small-sized passenger aircraft, conducted a demonstration flight for the first time on Monday at the Farnborough International Airshow in Britain.

Out-of-Village Evacuation Drill Held for Tokai N-Plant

Tokai, Ibaraki Pref., July 16 (Jiji Press)--The village of Tokai, Ibaraki Prefecture, conducted a drill to evacuate people out of the village on Monday, assuming an emergency at a nuclear power plant located in the eastern Japan municipality.


US, North Korea Meet to Discuss Remains of Korean War Soldiers, Yonhap Reports
Tokyo Stocks (Morning Close): Nikkei Average 22,724.46 (+127.11)
Baseball: Yomiuri Infielder Sakamoto Marks His 1,500th Career Apperance
Classes Resume at School on Landslide-Hit Remote Island in Japan's Ehime