On 1 July 2023, H.E. Mr. Singtong Lapisatepun, Ambassador of Thailand to Japan, presided over the signing of Memorandum of Understanding between the Thai Aviation Academy and the Japan Aviation Academy at Yamanashi Prefecture. Also presented were Mr. NAKATANI Shinichi, State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, Mr. UMEZAWA Shigeo, Board Chairman of Japan Aviation Academy, and Air Chief Marshal Pitthaporn Glinfuang, Board Chairman of Thai Aviation Academy.
The Ambassador congratulated the cooperation between the two academies, which would lead to the training and development of high-quality aviation personnel as well as advancing the aviation industry of the two countries. This collaboration will be in accordance with Thailand’s New S-curve strategy and Japan’s Green Growth Strategy. Afterwards, the Ambassador planted a tree to mark his visit and greeted the Thai students currently enrolled at the Japan Aviation Academy.