2nd Building of the Central Common Government Office, the building which housed the agency
The Aircraft and Railway Accidents Investigation Commission (ARAIC)(航空・鉄道事故調査委員会,Kōkū-tetsudōjiko chōsa iinkai?) was a commission belonging to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. Commission members are appointed by the transport minister to research causes of aircraft and railway accidents and to suggest improvements to prevent similar accidents in future. It was housed in the 2nd Building of the Central Common Government Office at 2-1-2 Kasumigasaeki in Chiyoda, Tokyo.