Articles Tagged ‘Japan Airlines’

Kansai International Airport benefits from LCC expansion from Peach Aviation and Jetstar Japan

Kansai International Airport benefits from LCC expansion from Peach Aviation and Jetstar Japan

Having just celebrated its 20th anniversary, Osaka’s Kansai International Airport has seen an upturn in its fortunes since local LCCs emerged. We examine the traffic growth, leading airlines and country markets as the airport heads for 20 million annual passengers.

Halifax Airport expecting 2% growth this year; Japan Airlines’ first charter flight arrives from Tokyo Narita

Halifax Airport expecting 2% growth this year; Japan Airlines’ first charter flight arrives from Tokyo Narita

The main gateway to Nova Scotia handled close to 3.6 million passengers last year, while a total of 10 carriers operate to 26 destinations in six countries within North America and Europe this October. We reveal how the airport has grown during the last 11 years and which is the dominant airline this month.

Kazan and Samara airports show-off certificates for Finnair

Kazan and Samara airports show-off certificates for Finnair

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Tallinn Airport welcomes with the traditional water arch salute Japan Airlines’ first charter service from Osaka Kansai. More news from Cancun and Kaunas airports.


Domestic-only Osaka Itami returns to solid schedule growth

Domestic-only Osaka Itami returns to solid schedule growth

Located less than 50 kilometres across town, Kansai International grabs all the headlines in Osaka with its new international services – like when China’s only LCC Spring Airlines started flights from Shanghai in March. anna.aero takes a look at Osaka’s other, lesser-known airport, Itami.

Boeing delivers more units than Airbus for the third month in a row; Air Arabia receives 6000th A320 aircraft

Boeing delivers more units than Airbus for the third month in a row; Air Arabia receives 6000th A320 aircraft

While the 6000th A320 family aircraft was delivered in March, Airbus will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with its American counterpart, as Boeing is now leading the 2014 delivery race by 20 units.

Japan Airlines adds two more international routes from Haneda

Japan Airlines adds two more international routes from Haneda

Japan Airlines starts daily flights from Tokyo Haneda to Ho Chi Minh City and London Heathrow.


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.

Airbus delivers more units than Boeing for the second month in a row; Xiamen Airlines receives its 100th Boeing aircraft, a 737-800

Airbus delivers more units than Boeing for the second month in a row; Xiamen Airlines receives its 100th Boeing aircraft, a 737-800

Airbus delivers 58 airframes in November, more units than the American manufacturer for the second month in a row. However, Boeing continues to lead the 2013 delivery race by 19 units with just one month of data to go. 

Japan Airlines chooses Helsinki as its fifth European route

Japan Airlines chooses Helsinki as its fifth European route

Japan Airlines launches Helsinki Airport as its fifth European destination from Tokyo Narita Airport.


Asia Pacific airlines grow international traffic by 7% in 2012

Asia Pacific airlines grow international traffic by 7% in 2012

According to AAPA, the collection of 25 airlines for which it collects traffic data showed an increase in international traffic in 2012 of 7%. Load factors also improved by 1.5 percentage points to almost 78%, while ASKs grew by a more modest 3.9%.