Articles Tagged ‘HSG’
Japan capacity up 29% from 2008 to 2017; international increase outpaces domestic demand, South Korea fastest growth market in 2017
There were 257.65 million two-way seats serving Japanese airports in 2017, 29% more than in 2008. Nick Preston explores the main trends in this market over the past 10 years, including a comparison of domestic and international capacity and the fastest growing airports and international country markets.
Tigerair Taiwan launches a twice-weekly service to Saga – its 14th route to Japan from Taipei Taoyuan.
Spring Airlines Japan commences service with three domestic routes from Tokyo Narita.
Last week, Turkish Airlines started a twice-daily domestic connection from its Istanbul Atatürk global hub to Gazipaşa, a new route which produced a world-beating FTWA. With only one European entrant in this week’s competition, victory is perhaps destined for North America or Asia.
t’way air adds Saga and Sapporo Chitose to its small international network from South Korea.