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Photo Journal: Final flight

The Air Self-Defense Force (ASDF)'s last YS11 transport plane is seen at Komaki Air Base in Aichi Prefecture, having just completed its final flight, on May 29, 2017. The YS11 plane is Japan's only domestically-produced passenger plane since World War II, and it was used by the ASDF as a transport aircraft. On May 29, the plane completed its final flight in ASDF service -- flying from Miho Air Base in the city of Sakaiminato in Tottori Prefecture to Komaki Air Base. (Mainichi)

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