Showa Aircraft Industry
|Shōwa Hikōki Kōgyō Kabushiki-gaisha|
|Traded as||TYO: 7404|
|Founded||June 5, 1937|
Showa Aircraft Industry Co., Ltd. (昭和飛行機工業株式会社 Shōwa Hikōki Kōgyō Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanese company. Its headquarters are at Akishima-shi, Tokyo Prefecture, a region of Tokyo Metropolis. It was established in 1937 as a manufacturer of military aircraft in Akishima-shi. In World War II it was one of two companies manufacturing the Showa/Nakajima L2D, a license-built Douglas DC-3 variant. It also manufactured other military aircraft.