Other News for Japan Air Commuter

  • JAL to suspend 12 domestic routes


    <p>Japan Airlines (JAL) is suspending 12 domestic routes and slashing flight frequency and capacity on three...


  • JAL appoints Onishi as new president and COO


    Japan Airlines (JAL) has appointed long-time executive Masaru Onishi as its new president and COO, and made him...


  • Bombardier orders Q400 gear inspections after second SAS accident


    <P>Bombardier has recommended immediate inspections of all <A href="http://www.q400.com/q400/en/operators.jsp"...


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  • Japan Air Commuter renews parts contract with Bombardier

    News | 17 May 2013 07:40

    Japan Air Commuter has renewed its Smart Parts programme coverage with Bombardier, extending the contract for the regional carrier's 11 Dash 8 Q400 turboprops...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Japan-Air-Commuter-renews-parts-contract-with-Bombardier-385982/
  • JAL to suspend 12 domestic routes

    News | 04 Feb 2010 09:12 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    <p>Japan Airlines (JAL) is suspending 12 domestic routes and slashing flight frequency and capacity on three international routes, as it undergoes a restructuring...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JAL-to-suspend-12-domestic-routes-338021/
  • JAL appoints Onishi as new president and COO

    News | 27 Jan 2010 03:35 | Siva Govindasamy

    Japan Airlines (JAL) has appointed long-time executive Masaru Onishi as its new president and COO, and made him responsible for the day-to-day running of...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JAL-appoints-Onishi-as-new-president-and-COO-337657/
  • Bombardier orders Q400 gear inspections after second SAS accident

    News | 11 Sep 2007 23:00 | Victoria Moores

    <P>Bombardier has recommended immediate inspections of all <A href="http://www.q400.com/q400/en/operators.jsp" target=_blank>Bombardier Q400s</A> with more than 10,000 landing-gear cycles after SAS suffered a second accident on landing within three days.</P> <P>The extent of the work required was not immediately clear, but at least 60 aircraft are expected to be affected. SAS describes the aircraft as being "grounded" pending the individual inspections.</P> <P> </P> <P align=center> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 445px" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TH><IMG style="WIDTH: 445px; HEIGHT: 334px" alt="Sas crash (lithuania)" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=19324" border=0> </TH></TR></TBODY></TABLE></P> <P>The aircraft had been operating flight SK2748 from Copenhagen to Palanga in Lithuania when the accident occurred at 01:36 today, 12 September.</P> <P>SAS says: "The aircraft experienced technical difficulties and the crew decided to divert to Vilnius Airport in Lithuaniahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bombardier-orders-Q400-gear-inspections-after-second-SAS-accident-216732/
  • Japanese call for improved Q400 reliability

    News | 26 Jun 2006 23:00

    <P><STRONG><FONT size=1>By Leithen Francis in Singapore</FONT></STRONG></P> <P>Japan’s Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB) has asked Bombardier to improve the reliability of Dash 8 Q400s and also called on the Canadian civil aviation authority to assist.</P> <P>“There have been far more problems that have occurred in Japan with the Q400 than with other newly developed aircraft,” says a source at the JCAB in Tokyo. “Japanese operators have informed Bombardier about the troubles and they want to [see] improvements to the design of the Q400,” says the source, referring to Air Central, All Nippon Airways’ Air Nippon Network and Japan Airlines’ Japan Air Commuter (JAC).</P> <P>“If these design changes can be accomplished then the Japanese carriers think the troubles will decrease.”</P> <P>The JCAB source adds: “We have asked Bombardier to listen to the Japanese carriers’ concerns and review their designs in order to reduce the operational troubles.” </P> <P>The source adds that the Japanese rhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Japanese-call-for-improved-Q400-reliability-207437/
  • Japan calls for design improvements to Bombardier Q400 as reliability issues hamper ANA, JAC and Air Central

    News | 26 Jun 2006 09:14

    Japan’s Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB) has asked Bombardier to improve the reliability of Dash 8 Q400s and also called on the Canadian civil aviation authority to assist.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Japan-calls-for-design-improvements-to-Bombardier-Q400-as-reliability-issues-hamper-ANA-JAC-and-Air-Central-207421/