The Japanese do love their mascots, and anybody arriving at Narita Airport may come across this cheeky little chap.
Apart from being a potential security risk, the plump yellow fellow is designed to commemorate the 1st anniversary of the airport authority’s privatization.
Yes, not for the arrival of a new aircraft, or, I don’t know, the opening of another duty free brand shop. But to celebrate the anniversary of the airport authority’s privatization!
Perhaps that’s why the unfortunate little soul doesn’t have a name yet.