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AirAsia Japan applies for first set of routes

 According to reports on Japanese media, AirAsia Japan has applied with the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism for its first set of routes.  The routes are.. Planned for August 2012 Tokyo Narita – Fukuoka Tokyo Narita – Okinawa Tokyo Narita – Sapporo From October 2012, the airline plans to launch its first […]

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ANA’s LCC Gets a Name : Peach

 Back in August 2010, All Nippon Airways announced its plans to launch a low cost carrier. This new LCC, to be based in Osaka, was first called A&F Aviation – till it gets a name. This new LCC has now received its proper name – Peach. Aligning with the new brand, the holding company too […]

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Qantas Group to Reallocate Capacity and Retire Planes

 In response to the rising fuel prices and drop of demand due to natural disasters, the Qantas group has decided to reallocate some of its capacity and retire some of its aircraft earlier than planned.  With the newly announced plan, the airline will be reducing Qantas and Jetstar’s second half domestic capacity growth from 14% […]

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Japan Flight Information Update

 Due to the impending situation in Japan, most airlines have made changes to their flights into Japan. The following is an overview of presently planned flight operations into Japan by some of the leading carriers operating into Japan. Data is for the period 22 – 28 March. Last updated at 1415 UTC. Please note that […]

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Delta Suspends Haneda

 Delta Air Lines, with effect from 22nd March is suspending service to Tokyo Haneda. The carrier has taken the decision owing to the poor demand expected in the aftermath of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami. The route had already been suffering from low yield owing to its unattractive timings.  The Detroit – Haneda leg will […]

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