Aviation Magazines in Japan – News-stand Monthly



Air World (1)

[Air World Inc,  ISSN 0288-5603]
Frequency: Monthly

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Aircommand

[,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

A magazine that featured modern military aircraft. It’s unique feature was a four-page fold-out colour drawing of the main featured aircraft type.

Ceased


AiReview

[Kantosha Co Ltd,  ISSN 0450-6669]
Frequency: Monthly

A general interest aviation magazine that first appeared in the early 1960s.

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Airline (2)

[Ikaros Publications,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

Airline provides wide, in-depth coverage of all aspects of commercial aviation – the aircraft and the people who work on them.

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AJ Custom

[,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

Aviation and scale aircraft modelling magazine published during the 1970s.

Ceased


Aviation Journal

[Koku Journal Co,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

General interest magazine published in the 1970s and early 1980s.

Ceased


Helicopter Japan

[Takuto One,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

A magazine that covers both civil and military helicopter operations.

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J-Wings

[Ikaros Publications,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

Very well illustrated magazine focusing on military aviation, both current and historical.

Current


Koku-Fan

[Bunrindo Co Ltd,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

The premiere Japanese aviation magazine, first launched in 1952 and still going.

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Maru

[Ushioshobo Co Ltd,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

This magazine has a wide topic base covering naval, land and air subjects.

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Model Art (1)

[Model Art Co Ltd,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

Plastic modelling magazine that covers all the bases from aircraft to ships in intimate detail.

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Sports Aviation

[Sport Aviation,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

Sports Aviation was a general interest private flying magazine. It featured news and articles on flying light aircraft and on the world of aviation in general.

Ceased


Tamiya Model Magazine International (2)

[Tamiya,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

This 68-page all-colour magazine, published in the UK, is available in Japan with a 6-page English supplement.

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The Sky

[,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

The Sky was a monthly magazine that appeared before World War Two. It included large clear b+w photographs of Japanese civil and military aircraft.

Ceased


The World’s Aircraft

[Bobunsborin Publishing Co,  ISSN xxxx-xxxx]
Frequency: Monthly

The World’s Aircraft appears to have started off as a monthly pictorial encyclopedia of aircraft, but sometime between 1955 and 1957 it appears to have evolved into a conventional aviation magazine to compete with Koku-Fan and AirReview.

Ceased



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