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  • JAL firms up order for 32 MRJ aircraft


    Japan Airlines (JAL) has firmed up an order with Mitsubishi Aircraft for 32 MRJ regional jets, having signed a letter of intent in August 2014.


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    ​The National Transportation Safety Board is recommending that regulators address newly-disclosed problems with the...


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  • JAL lifts full-year outlook; posts 3.1% dip in nine-month profit

    News | 30 Jan 2015 08:14 | Aaron Chong

    ​Japan Airlines (JAL) record a 0.5% marginal rise in operating profits to Y138.2 billion ($1.17 billion) for Q3 FY2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JAL-lifts-full-year-outlook-posts-31-dip-in-nine-month-profit-408474/
  • Vanilla Air to start Tokyo Narita-Kaohsiung service

    News | 29 Jan 2015 02:03 | Aaron Chong

    ​Japanese low-cost carrier Vanilla Air will start a Tokyo Narita – Kaohsiung service on 1 February.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Vanilla-Air-to-start-Tokyo-Narita-Kaohsiung-service-408417/
  • Fine-tuning capacity key to lifting Asia-Pacific margins: Herdman

    News | 29 Jan 2015 01:18 | Graham Dunn

    ​Asian carriers face a challenge in “fine-tuning” their capacity this year if profitability is to improve, after a difficult year for many amid fierce competition in 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fine-tuning-capacity-key-to-lifting-Asia-Pacific-margins-Herdman-408404/
  • JAL firms up order for 32 MRJ aircraft

    News | 28 Jan 2015 07:34 | Aaron Chong

    Japan Airlines (JAL) has firmed up an order with Mitsubishi Aircraft for 32 MRJ regional jets, having signed a letter of intent in August 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JAL-firms-up-order-for-32-MRJ-aircraft-408364/
  • JAL to cut Osaka-Seoul Gimpo in summer schedule adjustment

    News | 22 Jan 2015 05:38 | Firdaus Hashim

    Japan Airlines (JAL) will suspend the Osaka Kansai-Seoul Gimpo service and adjust frequencies on a number of services, starting 29 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JAL-to-cut-Osaka-Seoul-Gimpo-in-summer-schedule-adjustment-408190/
  • ANALYSIS: Will JAL, ANA codeshares save Skymark?

    News | 22 Jan 2015 00:01 | Ellis Taylor

    Japanese carrier Skymark Airlines’ unusual plan to have rivals Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways both codeshare on some of its flights appears to be coming to fruition, but it still faces some major short-term challenges.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Will-JAL-ANA-codeshares-save-Skymark-408139/