International Aerospace Consulting - Chairman   Prof.Dr. Masataka MAITA
Activities

Graduated from Graduate School of Engineering, Aeronautics & Astronautics, Stanford University. 






















Visiting Faculty of  Stanford University and Joint Institute for Aeronautics & Acoustics of Stanford University & NASA Ames Research Center.

































Conducted Japan's NAL STOL-ASKA and NASA's QSRA Research Collaboration. 










Invited Lecture
Introducing Japan’s Spaceplane Programme at 10th International Symposium on Air Breathing Engines, September 1-6, 1991, Nottingham, England, United Kingdom.











































SSTO Spaceplane Wind Tunnel Testing
United States AEDC AFB, Von Karman Facility Tunnel C
February, 1995






































































International Aerospace Congress, IAC Moscow
International Program Committee













































































Prof.Alexander V. Nebylov St.Petersburg State Academy












Dr.Alexander Lanshin
CIAM Central Institute of Aviation Motors












With Harry A. Scott, Los Angels, CA, USA, 1991
















Organizer and Acting Chairman
The International Workshop on Aerospace Planes and Hypersonic Technology (Tokyo, Japan, March, 1994 ) 
The International Workshop on Spaceplane and RLV Technology Demonstrators (Tokyo, Japan, March, 1997) 

















































































































Participants included (affiliation as of Workshop date) 
Heinrich Pfeffer  ESA   
Claudio Bruno  University of Rome, Italy 
Nikolai Anfimov  TsNIMASH, Russia  
Paul A.Czysz  St. Louis University, USA   
Jean A.Vandenkerchhove VDK System,  Belgium  
William A. Gaubatz  McDonnell Douglas, USA   
R.Hardy  Boeing Defense & Space Group, USA  
John Boyd  Australian Space Office, Australia 
German I. Zagainov  TsAGI, Russia  
Heribert Kuczera  Deutsche Aerospace, Germany  
Eric Webb  British Aerospace Defense Ltd, UK  
Vince Rausch  NASA, USA   
Gerard Laruelle  Aerospatiale, France   
Raymond J.Stalker  University of Queensland, Australia 
Roger Longstaff  Guest Associates (Europe) Ltd, UK


Plenary Presentation
National Report :Japan’s Hypersonics Activities, 9th International Aerospace Planes and Hypersonic Systems & Technologies Conference, Norfolk, USA, 1999



















































51st International Astronautical Congress, October, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, October 2-6, 2000 
GALA Dinner





























DLR-ONERA-NAL Trilateral Meeting (Paris, France 2001, Tokyo, Japan 2002, Berlin Germany 2003)

(Paris, France 2001)














(Tokyo Japan 2002)














(Berlin Germany 2003)




























Hosting the 10th International Space Plane Conference
Kyoto, Japan, March, 2001. 






















































































































































Plenary National Report of Japanese Spaceplane Program
11th AIAA/AAAF International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems & Technologies Conference,  Orleans, France, 29 September - 4 October, 2002 













































































Plenary Presentation
National Report :Japan’s Hypersonics Activities, 12th International Aerospace Planes and Hypersonic Systems & Technologies Conference, Norfolk, USA, 2003









































































55th International Astronautical Congress, Vancouver, Canada
4-8 October, 2004








































Peer Review Committee, CIRA, Italy





























































IAA 1st International Conference  “Impact of Space on Society”, Budapest, Hungary, March 2005





















































































Plenary National Report of Japanese Spaceplane & Hypersonic Program
13th AIAA/CIRA International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems & Technologies Conference, Capua, Italy, May, 2005










































International Astronautical Congress, Fukuoka, Japan 
October 2005















Dr.Sergio Vetrella ASI/CIRA Director-General  

Prof.Rodolfo Monti University of Naples Federico II  










57th International Astronautical Congress, Valencia, Spain
October 1-7, 2006

































































Plenary National Report on Japanese Program
14th International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems & Technologies Conference, Canberra, Australia, November 2006
































































Plenary Panel -Hypersonics-
XVIII International Symposium on Air Breathing Engines
Beijing, China, 2-7 September 2007














































Dr.Woodrow Whitlow Director, NASA Glenn RC



































59th International Astronautical Congress, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, September 29th to October 3, 2008















































EU-JAXA Collaboration Meeting
Japan, 2007
Brussels, Belgium, 2012











































































































































Plenary Presentation, National Report on Japan’s Hypersonics Activities
16th International Aerospace Planes and Hypersonic Systems & Technologies Conference, Bremen Germany, 2009




























































































































































































UK Space Agency Skylon Peer Review Workshop
England, UK in 2010

















































25 Years Anniversary since 1st Flight of USB-STOL X-Plane ASUKA
March 2011




























































30 Years Anniversary since the last flight of USB-STOL X-Plane ASUKA
June 29, 2019.















Plenary Presentation, National Report of Japan
17th International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems & Technologies Conference, San Francisco USA, 2011.












































































































Plenary Presentation,  National Report :Japan’s R&D Activities
18th International Aerospace Planes and Hypersonic Systems & Technologies Conference, Tours, France September 24-28, 2012.








































































































































































61st International Astronautical Congress, Prague Czech
September 27-October 1, 2010
GALA Dinner


















































64th International Astronautical Congress 2013, Beijing China
September 22-27, 2013 
GALA Dinner









































































19th International Aerospace Planes and Hypersonic Systems & Technologies Conference, Atlanta, USA, June 16-20, 2014
Technical Co-Chair





























































Plenary Presentation,  Global Report
20th International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems & Technologies Conference, Glasgow Scotland UK, 6-9 July 2015































































































GALA Dinner
Glasgow City Chambers, 8th July, 2015






























































































Workshop   Hypersonic Transport -From Vision to Reality-  
Ross Priory, Loch Lomond, Scotland, 10th July, 2015








































































Chairing the Session, The 3rd Symposium on Flight Tests for the Innovative Aerospace Transportation Systems.
September, 2015, Hokkaido Japan.




































































Brian Binnie
Space Ship I Test Pilot










Hypersonic Forum
Xiamen University, Xiamen, China April 21, 2016


















































Farewell Party for US Ambassador John V. Roos by Stanford Alumni,
June 26, 2013






























Reception at Ambassade du Japon en france
Japan-France Collaboration Meeting, June 15, 2015




























Stanford Alumni Meeting with Ambassador Sujan Chinoy of India 
June 30, 2016   
























Stanford Alumni 2016 General Assembly Meeting at ARK Hills Club, August 1, 2016



































Graduate School Lecture Series at National Technical University
(2008  ~ )














Stanford Alumni New Year Reception at ARK Hills Club
February 16, 2016













Plenary Presentation, Global Report of Japan
21st International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems & Technologies Conference, Xiamen China, March 6-9, 2017














































































Stanford Alumni 2016 General Assembly Meeting at ARK Hills Club
July 31, 2017

























Stanford Alumni Meeting with Admiral Kawano, October 5, 2018















Stanford Alumni Meeting with Australian Ambassador Hon. Richard Court. February 15, 2019




























Stanford Alumni Meeting with Dr. Seiji Nishino, Director, Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology Lab., Stanford University. April 18, 2019










MEXT Meeting 
(Deputy Minister Toichi Sakata)






























(Professors Masakatsu Matsuki, Tadao Torisaki)











(Vice-Deputy Minister Masahiro Kawasaki)















(Prof. Tatsuo Yamanaka, Dr.Tomifumi Godai, former IAF President)

























Awarded the imperial decoration (The Order of the Sacred Treasure, Gold Rays with Rosette) for the contribution to Japanese government aerospace projects and granted an audience with the Emperor in the Imperial Palace in November 2018.


















































































JAXA Office  -Spaceplane-