Articles Tagged ‘FUK’

Fukuoka Airport reverses traffic decline thanks to LCCs such as HK Express, Jetstar Japan and Peach Aviation

Fukuoka Airport reverses traffic decline thanks to LCCs such as HK Express, Jetstar Japan and Peach Aviation

Handling an estimated 20 million passengers in 2014, Fukuoka Airport is the busiest on the Japanese island of Kyushu. We look at traffic development in the last 20 years and what new developments have led to the airport’s return to growth since 2011.

Jin Air commences fourth route to Japan

Jin Air commences fourth route to Japan

Jin Air now links Seoul Incheon with Fukuoka. Competes with four other carriers.

Peach Aviation makes Okinawa-Fukuoka its latest domestic route

Peach Aviation makes Okinawa-Fukuoka its latest domestic route

Peach Aviation commences route #2 to Fukuoka with daily flights from Okinawa, using A320s. Competes against All Nippon Airways, Japan Transocean Air and Skymark Airlines.


Jetstar Asia now serves Fukuoka in Japan

Jetstar Asia now serves Fukuoka in Japan

Jetstar Asia links Singapore to Fukuoka via Bangkok. Will compete with Thai Airways.

Skymark Airlines starts two new routes from Ibaraki

Skymark Airlines starts two new routes from Ibaraki

Skymark Airlines adds daily Fukuoka and Nagoya Chubu flights from Ibaraki near Tokyo.

HK Express starts third Japanese route and tenth in all

HK Express starts third Japanese route and tenth in all

HK Express begins daily flights between Hong Kong and Fukuoka, competing with Dragonair.


Hawaii's ASKs up 7% in December 2013; Hawaiian Airlines dominates with 37 routes

Hawaii’s ASKs up 7% in December 2013; Hawaiian Airlines dominates with 37 routes

Hawaii’s ASKs have grown by 7% in 12 months as the state has become increasingly attractive for airline route development. In fact, Air China has recently launched its first route to Hawaii on 21 January. anna.aero investigates how the Hawaiian market has changed over time and how dominant Hawaiian Airlines is.

China Southern Airlines starts second route to Fukuoka in Japan

China Southern Airlines starts second route to Fukuoka in Japan

China Southern Airlines resumes flights between Shenyang and Fukuoka with twice-weekly A319 flights.

China Southern Airlines resumes Guangzhou-Fukuoka

China Southern Airlines resumes Guangzhou-Fukuoka

China Southern Airlines returns to Guangzhou-Fukuoka market after one year hiatus.


StarFlyer takes on LCCs on Kansai-Fukuoka route

StarFlyer takes on LCCs on Kansai-Fukuoka route

StarFlyer launches four daily flights on 450-kilometre route which is already served by Peach and others.

Sapporo Chitose breaks through 16 million passenger barrier in 2012; ANA scoops #1 airline

Sapporo Chitose breaks through 16 million passenger barrier in 2012; ANA scoops #1 airline

Growth seems to be returning to Sapporo Chitose Airport again, with anna.aero 2013 estimates of close to 18 million annual passengers anticipated at the airport serving the fourth largest city in Japan. Sounds like a reason to celebrate with a local beer!

Skymark starts services from Sendai to Sapporo and Fukuoka

Skymark starts services from Sendai to Sapporo and Fukuoka

Skymark Airlines starts flights between Sendai Airport and Fukuoka Airport and Sapporo Airport.