All Japan Airlines articles

  • Hawaiian 767-640px
    News

    DOT issues final order denying antitrust immunity for Hawaiian-JAL joint venture

    2020-03-18T15:40:00Z

    The US Department of Transportation has issued a final order denying a request of antitrust immunity for Hawaiian Airlines’ proposed joint venture with Japan Airlines.

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    Hawaiian suspends flights to Tokyo Haneda

    2020-03-07T03:40:00Z

    After suspending its flights to South Korea in late February, Hawaiian Airlines now has halted flights from Hawaii to Tokyo’s Haneda International airport following declining demand for capacity to Asia amid the spiraling coronavirus scare.

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    JAL signs codeshare pacts with MIAT Mongolian and Royal Brunei

    2020-02-06T01:39:00Z

    Japan Airlines is extending its reach into Mongolia and Brunei through codesharing pacts with their respective flag carriers. JAL says the codeshare with MIAT Mongolian Airlines would cover that carrier’s flights from Ulaanbaatar to Tokyo Narita and Osaka Kansai , starting 31 March. Cirium schedules data ...

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    JAL’s third-quarter profit hit by weak international demand

    2020-02-03T06:06:00Z

    Japan Airlines (JAL) posted a 20% decline in third-quarter operating profit, on the back of lower revenue from the international passenger and cargo segments. Operating profit for the three months ended 31 December 2019 came in at Y38.8 billion ($357 million), the carrier states in an investor presentation. ...

  • Hawaiian A321neo
    Analysis

    Hawaiian full year income falls as competition increases

    2020-01-31T00:21:00Z

    Hawaiian Holdings, the parent company of Hawaiian Airlines, says net adjusted income for the full year 2019 fell 25% to $219 million compared to the same period a year ago as it faced stiff new competition on some of its stronger routes within the Hawaiian Islands, to the US mainland and to Japan.

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    JAL to test drone flights for medical supply delivery

    2020-01-24T03:39:00Z

    Japan Airlines has signed a cooperation agreement with the Japanese city of Yabu to launch unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) test flights to transport medical supplies. JAL is hoping to conduct the maiden sortie this spring. The expected route will span about 25km, from a hospital to a clinic and ...

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    JAL, Malaysia Airlines clear regulatory hurdle for joint venture

    2019-12-19T06:29:00Z

    Oneworld alliance members Japan Airlines and Malaysia Airlines are on track to launch a joint venture, after both carriers received regulatory approval. The Malaysian Aviation Commission has granted individual exemption, while Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism granted antitrust immunity. With the regulatory hurdle cleared, both ...

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    JAL buys out Mitsubishi’s stake in Jetstar Japan

    2019-11-21T05:57:00Z

    Japan Airlines (JAL) now holds 50% of the voting rights stock in Jetstar Japan, after acquiring Mitsubishi Corporation’s entire 16.7% stake in the budget airline.

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    JAL adds new routes in 2020

    2019-11-04T02:33:50Z

    Japan Airlines (JAL) has announced the routes it will launch in 2020, covering flights within Asia-Pacific and to the United States.

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    Weak international demand hits JAL's first-half result

    2019-10-31T10:42:13Z

    Japan Airlines' operating profit fell 16% to Y81.3 billion ($751 million) in the six months ended 30 September, amid weakness in its international business.

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    Japan Airlines not giving up on Hawaiian joint venture

    2019-10-07T09:13:36Z

    Japan Airlines (JAL) remains hopeful of its proposed joint venture with Hawaiian Airlines, even after US regulators turned down the carriers’ request for antitrust immunity.

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    DOT denies Hawaiian, Japan Airlines immunity benefits

    2019-10-04T16:36:58Z

    ​​US regulators say the proposed joint venture between Hawaiian Airlines and Japan Airlines is not anti-competitive but does not merit their request for antitrust immunity.

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    ​JAL, Marubeni start business jet service operation

    2019-09-25T09:04:00Z

    Japan Airlines and Marubeni Corporation have launched a business jet venture focused on arranging charter flights.

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    US DOT fines JAL $300,000 for excessive tarmac delay

    2019-09-13T21:57:27Z

    ​The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) has fined Japan Airlines (JAL) $300,000 for two incidents in which the airline forced passengers to wait more than 4h on the tarmac before being given an opportunity to deplane.

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    Fuel costs and natural disasters erode Jetstar Japan profit

    2019-09-11T02:41:55Z

    Jetstar Japan posted a 4.1% decline in net profit to Y914 million ($8.5 million) for the year ended 30 June as rising fuel costs and natural disasters offset stronger revenue.

  • Air China Cargo
    Analysis

    Air cargo woes endure amid US-China spat

    2019-09-09T11:56:00Z

    There are few signs that the air freight market will find any relief from the tough market conditions seen so far in 2019, as the trade spat between the USA and China, and a slowing global economy, dent demand.

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    New Haneda international slots allotted to nine countries

    2019-09-03T02:29:31Z

    Japan has allocated 50 new international daytime slot pairs at Tokyo Haneda International airport to nine countries, with the services to start from 29 March 2020.

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    Consortium wins 30-year concession for seven Hokkaido airports

    2019-08-14T03:39:33Z

    A consortium of 17 companies, including ANA Holdings, Japan Airlines and the Development Bank of Japan, has been selected as the preferred bidder for a 30-year concession to manage Sapporo New Chitose and six other airports in Hokkaido.

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    Zipair Tokyo cleared for 2020 takeoff

    2019-07-10T08:06:44Z

    New Japanese budget carrier Zipair Tokyo is on track for a 2020 start date, having been granted an air transport business license by Japan's Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism.

  • ID-JP seat capacity - 2009 and 2018
    Analysis

    ANALYSIS: Tide goes out on Indonesia-Japan capacity

    2019-07-01T01:15:00Z

    Capacity between Indonesia and Japan is set to decline over the second half of this year, reversing a decade of growth.