Acquisition, Technology & Logistics Agency


Gifu Test Center

Gifu Test Center supports flight test evaluation of aircraft, aircraft engines, avionics and other components and Missiles.


The rotorcrafts for flight test evaluation (BK-117)

The rotorcrafts for flight test evaluation, BK-117, of which unit 1 and 2 were acquired in 1985 and 1993, have been making a long-term contribution to the missions as a mother ship, target, optical measurement aircraft and range monitoring aircraft for various kinds of equipment under tests.


Flight Test of X-2

The X-2 also known as ATD-X, Advanced Technology Demonstrator – Experimental, is developed to provide the technological basis, stealth and maneuverability, for a next generation fighter. Flight test is currently underway at JASDF GIFU Airbase and around its airspace.