Asia Atlantic Airlines launches flights from Bangkok to Tokyo Narita
- Asia Atlantic Airlines launched operations in Japan on 19 July with the launch of services from Bangkok (BKK) to Tokyo Narita (NRT). Daily flights are operated on the 4,700-kilometre route using 767s. Direct competition in the market to Tokyo comes from Thai Airways (21 weekly frequencies), All Nippon Airways (14), Japan Airlines (14), Delta Air Lines (7) and United Airlines (7). Further 21 weekly frequencies are offered by All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines and Thai Airways (7 each) to Tokyo Haneda.