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Inspections of Schindler Elevators at Kansai International Airport


Kansai International Airport (KIX) has a total of 17 Schindler elevators in the terminal building and observation hall.

In response to the elevator accident that occurred on June 3 in Tokyo, Schindler carried out a special emergency inspection of its elevators from June 6 to 8, and verified there were no defects.

The elevators have never experienced the malfunction that caused the Tokyo incident.

Kansai International Airport Company ensures the safety of the Schindler elevators and all elevators at KIX by carrying out regular monthly inspections and weekly inspection patrols.