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61 Top Japanese Aerospace Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Japanese based Aerospace companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Aerospace industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Japanese Aerospace Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Astroscale

Astroscale

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Astroscale was founded by an IT entrepreneur who proposed using a start-up mentality to address the business of orbital debris mitigation.

Axelspace

Axelspace

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Axelspace is a commercial microsatellite developer and satellite imagery provider.

Axelspace

Terra Drone

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Terra Drone is a drone and software manufacturer.

Axelspace

ANA Holdings

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ANA Holdings is an air transportation business enterprise that offers unscheduled air passenger offerings and air courier services.

Axelspace

ALE

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ALE is an outer space entertainment company creating artificial shooting stars and meteor showers on demand

Axelspace

Infostellar

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Infostellar is a space communication infrastructure firm.

Axelspace

CLUE, Inc.

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CLUE is a Tokyo-based startup developing drone software apps for inspection.

Axelspace

Autonomous Control Systems Laboratory

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ACSL is an industrial drone manufacturer and solution provider in Japan.

Axelspace

A.L.I. Technologies Japan

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A.L.I. Technologies focuses on research and development of UAV (unmanned miniature aircraft).

Axelspace

Interstellar Technologies Japan

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Interstellar Technologies is a rocket development, manufacturing and launch service.

Axelspace

Aeronext

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Aeronext is a Japanese startup that provides a center of gravity control technology to enhance the basic performance of drone.

Axelspace

AeroEdge

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AeroEdge manufactures equipment for aerospace industry.

Axelspace

WARPSPACE

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WARPSPACE is a General-purpose satellite platform business.

Axelspace

Pale Blue

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Pale Blue is an aerospace company that provides water propulsion systems for sustainable space development.

SPACE WALKER

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SPACE WALKER specializes in design, manufacture and sale of peripheral components.

Axelspace

Terra Labo

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Terra Labo conducts research and development on long-range unmanned aerial vehicles.

Axelspace

TrueBizon

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TrueBizon is a Startup to provide a sharing service over the sky using a drone

Axelspace

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency

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JAXA supports the Japanese government’s overall aerospace development and utilization.

Axelspace

Japan Airlines (JAL)

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Japan Airlines provides airline services in Japan and internationally.

Axelspace

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries manufactures and sells heavy machinery worldwide.

Axelspace

ASTROFLASH

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ASTROFLASH engages in the development, manufacturing and operation of artificial satellites.

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Swift Xi Inc.

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Aerospace Company in Japan

Axelspace

Tenchijin

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Tenchijin is optimiz human civilization using space big data.

Axelspace

Advanced Engineering Services

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Advanced Engineering Services offers technical services.

Axelspace

ANA jalanpack

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ANA jalanpack is an original package tour can be created by combining abundant ANA domestic flights and various accommodation plans.

Axelspace

SPACE ENGINEERING DEVELOPMENT

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SPACE ENGINEERING DEVELOPMENT is providing IT solutions for Japan’s aerospace governmental and industrial customers.

Axelspace

Star Flyer Inc

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Star Flyer Inc. operates as an airline carrier in the aviation industry.

Axelspace

Terra Space

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Terra Space plans, develops and launch low price satellite with short delivery time.

Axelspace

Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan

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Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan is an aerospace company that develops remote sensing technology.

Axelspace

Yoshimasu Seisakusho

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Yoshimasu Seisakusho aerospace business and have established a solid reputation in the parts/components segment.

Axelspace

Hosoya Pyro-Engineering

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Hosoya Pyro-Engineering Co is a manufacturing firm for aerospace & defense producing cartridges, smoke candles, bombs & related products.

Axelspace

Japan Soaring Club

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Japan Soaring Club is a non profit club dedicated airfield on the riverbed of the Watarase River in Itakura Town, Gunma Prefecture.

Axelspace

ShinMaywa Industries

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ShinMaywa Industries specializes in the design and fabrication of aircraft.

Axelspace

Skyscanner Japan

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Skyscanner Japan is a Provision of online travel information and travel information search service

Axelspace

NEC Space Technologies

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NEC Space Technologies provides space-related equipment and technology.

Axelspace

MITSUBISHI SPACE SOFTWARE

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MITSUBISHI SPACE SOFTWARE is a systems engineering company that develops space, aviation and defense systems.

Axelspace

space data

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Space Data is based on an algorithm that will allow the AI to know the geospatial data of the Earth & easily assign another “Earth” in VR.

Axelspace

LSAS Tec

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LSAS Tec sells, customizes and introduces simulation software.

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Jalux

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Jalux is a seller of aviation machinery products.

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Dymon

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Dymon is an aerospace company that develops an ultra-compact lunar exploration robot.

Axelspace

Tori Ningen

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Tori Ningen is a software based company.

Axelspace

Daiichi System Engineering

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Daiichi System Engineering is a group of engineers that focuses on aerospace, industrial equipment, and software development work.

Axelspace

K and A JPN

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K and A JPN is a consulting firm that focuses on research and development in the fields of vibration and acoustics.

Axelspace

JDE

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Jde is a Mechanical design development company.

Axelspace

NEC Aerospace Systems

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NEC Aerospace Systems provides software development and hardware service in the fields of defense/aviation and space business.

Axelspace

Mhi Aerospace Systems Corp.

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Mhi Aerospace Systems Corp. develops aircraft and aerospace control system & software, car navigation system, etc.

Axelspace

Metal Technology

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Metal Technology Providing advanced metal processing technology in variety of business fields from LCD/semiconductor industry to aerospace.

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Pocket Japan

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Pocket wants to provide game software and applications that can respond with surprise and excitement to someone’s wish to do such a thing.

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Avicom

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Avicom provides safety of aircraft operations with communication services.

Axelspace

AERO M’s

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AERO M’s engages in the design and production of drone equipment.

Axelspace

Space Entertainment Laboratory

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Space Entertainment Laboratory is an advanced aviation and aerospace solution provider.

Axelspace

SpaceRef.com

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SpaceRef.com provides space development information-media services.

Axelspace

JAMSS

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JAMSS is an aerospace operation service provider company.

Axelspace

FPV Robotics

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FPV Robotics is leveraging drone technology to address a growing global need.

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AirShop

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AirShop is an airline goods and pilot supply service company.

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Orbital Engineering Co., Ltd.

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Orbital Engineering Co., Ltd. is a technology & manufacturing firm that mainly manufactures aeroscape machine parts.

Axelspace

The All Japan Airport Terminal Association, inc.

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The All Japan Airport Terminal Association, inc. specializes in facilities and management of airport terminal buildings and guidance.

Axelspace

Suntechno

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Suntechno provides software and machines for aerospace equipment.

Axelspace

Mitsuwa Electronic

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Mitsuwa Electronic is an aerospace company that specializes in the space industry and industrial machinery fields.

Axelspace

COMPUTER ENGINEERING

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COMPUTER ENGINEERING specializes in developing software products for space, defense, medical, finance, government, and agriculture sectors.

Axelspace

Saeilo

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Saeilo offers manufacturing services for aerospace, automotive, computer, electronics, and medical industries.

Written by Mark Fitz

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