Chofu

Chofu

(chō`fo͞o), city (1990 pop. 197,677), Tokyo Metropolis, E central Honshu, Japan, on the Tuma River. A residential suburb of Tokyo, Chofu produces electrical equipment, machinery, and food. The city has a racetrack and an amusement park, as well as the Jindai Temple, which was built in 733.
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Summary: Tokyo [Japan], Feb 7 (ANI): Located in the western part of Tokyo, Chofu city has what is called a "Clean Plaza Fujimi", an environmentally friendly urban waste power plant.
On July 26 the pilot and one passenger died when their Malibu Mirage smashed into three houses shortly after take-off at Chofu Airport near Tokyo in Japan.
The single-engine propeller aircraft with a 36-year-old pilot and four passengers on board crashed Sunday morning shortly after leaving Chofu airport on the outskirts of the Japanese capital.
The single-engine propeller plane plowed into and set ablaze a row of houses just minutes after takeoff from an airport used by small aircraft about 500 meters (yards) away in Tokyo's western suburb of Chofu, AP reported.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Three people were killed after a small plane crashed into a residential area in Tokyo's suburb area of Chofu city Sunday morning.
The five-seater plane crashed at around 11:00 am (0200 GMT) shortly after it departed from Tokyo's Chofu airport, public broadcaster NHK reported.
Yoshiki Nagatamo, Mayor of Chofu City also addressed the gathering with wishes for the special occasion, stressing the similarities of two cultures and friendly ties between two countries and also thanked for the support extended to Japan during Tsunami in 2011.
Department of Mathematics, Jikei University School of Medicine, Chofu, Tokyo 182-8570, JAPAN
At Den-En Chofu University near Tokyo last month, they talked to 120 elementary students, mostly six-, seven-, and eight-year-olds.
19, 1892 in a Samurai (warrior) Buddhist family of Chofu town in Yamaguchi, Japan.
I also recently completed a modified version of your wood-fired hot tub plan ("How to Build a Hot Tub," June/July 2010) using a 150-gallon stock tank and the recommended Chofu stove.