In response to the Great East Japan Earthquake, a flight loaded with nuclear related equipment (radiation survey meters, contamination detectors etc.) has arrived at Narita Airport on Sunday, April 10, 2011.
This assistance followed the dispatch of a rescue team immediately after the disaster, provision of humanitarian material as well as nuclear related equipment last month and technical assistance including the dispatch of experts in the field of nuclear power. The Government of Japan deeply appreciates the cooperation to date by the Government of the French Republic.
- (*This is a provisional translation. The above date denotes the date of the issue of the original press release in Japanese.)