Because the route is operated using a “W” pattern and also as a night flight, the Seoul-Tokyo sector launched late on 5 February, while the Tokyo-Seoul sector launched early on 6 February.
- Peach Aviation now links Tokyo Haneda (HND) with Seoul Incheon (ICN). This is the airline’s fourth route to the busiest South Korean airport, but only its second route from Tokyo Haneda (the other being Taipei Taoyuan). On 5 February the Japanese LCC began flights on the 1,207-kilometre route between the two airports using its A320s. Competition is provided by Korean Air who also operate a daily flight. Flights depart Seoul at 22:50 arriving in Japan at 01:10 the following morning. Flights then depart Tokyo at 02:00 getting in to South Korea at 04:35.