Osaka Bay


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Noun1.Osaka Bay - a bay of the western Pacific in southern HonshuOsaka Bay - a bay of the western Pacific in southern Honshu
Japan, Japanese Archipelago, Japanese Islands - a string of more than 3,000 islands to the east of Asia extending 1,300 miles between the Sea of Japan and the western Pacific Ocean
Pacific, Pacific Ocean - the largest ocean in the world
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KIA, located on an artificial island in the middle of Osaka Bay, opened on September 4, 1994, to relieve overcrowding at Osaka International Airport, which is closer to the city of Osaka and now handles only domestic flights.
Less an hour's drive from Osaka is the city of Kobe, a 19th-century trading center that has blossomed into a bustling metropolis between the Rokko mountain range and Osaka Bay.
If the Japanese can build Tokyo's Kansai Airport on artificial island in Osaka Bay to withstand earthquakes and an with typhoons, why can't this country build one from scratch in the Thames Estuary?
Kansai International Airport Kansai International Airport in Japan is located on an artificial island in the middle of Osaka Bay, 38 km (24 mi) southwest of Osaka Station.
New Kansai International Airport is a regional hub in Osaka bay and Japan's fifth-largest airport by passenger traffic while Osaka airport is smaller.
After landing on a square of land wrestled back from the waters of Osaka Bay, visitors are transported to the mainland on the jaw-dropping dual rail and road Sky Gate Bridge - made doubly impressive by being the longest truss bridge in the world.
Local train services were suspended for safety checks, while Kansai airport in Osaka Bay was temporarily closed, NHK said.
The Japan Coast Guard arrested two men Tuesday on suspicion of professional negligence leading to a man's death in a vessel collision Monday in Osaka Bay.
The currently sluggish power demand will rebound in the short term as capacities in the Osaka bay area are increased, the agency said.
THE landing at the Kansai Airport, an international airport located on an artificial island in the middle of Osaka Bay, is stunning.