Nippon Flying School

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Brothers Seitaro and Teichiro Tamai and Aijiro Hara. Seitaro had built two seaplanes 1911-1916.

Built series of NFS-designated trainers; while numbered 1-24, our sources list only 1-3, 5, and 24. Seitaro was killed with a photographer in 1917 but Teichiro carried on with Nos. 5 and 24; their Tamai airfield in Yokohama was destroyed by earthquake, 1923.


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Names Nippon Flying School
Country Japan
City Yokohama
Started aero 1916
Ended aero 1923
Key people Seitaro Tamai, Teichiro Tamai, Aijiro Hara
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