Tokorozawa Aviation Memorial Park, Tokorozawa

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Explore the country's original airfield-turned-park at Tokorozawa Aviation Memorial Park. The first powered flight took place from this hallowed ground in 1911, and now you can observe many examples of historical aeronautical engineering around the grounds and at the onsite museum. Aircraft ranging from large commercial passenger planes to small and nimble fighters all stand gloriously preserved throughout the park. Consider bringing a picnic to enjoy as you sit on the manicured lawns among the metal flying giants. Arrange to visit Tokorozawa Aviation Memorial Park and other attractions in Tokorozawa using our Tokorozawa trip planner .
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  • September 13, 2017
    This area is a site of the 1911 opening of Japan's first airfield in Tokorozawa airfield. Since the first flight of an airplane in Japan by the pilot Captain Tokugawa Yoshitoshi made France machine Henri-Farman biplane, in place of the beginning of Japan's aviation history.
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  • July 9, 2017
    It is suitable for a sunny day picnic, jogging, or interests of practice recreational park. Koku-Koen exit, in front of others, from Tokorozawa station access is available.
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  • June 14, 2017
    Japan's first airfield is in the Park. Quite a distance away from runway shapes from the air station, beautiful green trees seems nice walks. Decorated with old planes is a vast park long runway and looked like flowers. But the first plane arrived here and how I do.
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