Articles Tagged ‘NRT’

JAL may axe 50 routes (over three years); domestic demand and load factors falling

Top StoryJAL’s passenger traffic has been falling for several years, long before the current economic downturn. But what are the latest trends in the domestic market and in which major country market were its load factors less than 50% last year?

Delta expands Salt Lake City base and adds routes from Atlanta and New York; new Northwest flights from Narita

Article Thumbnail: Airline AnalysisDelta and its partner SkyWest embark on major expansion in Utah while Africa doesn’t get quite as many new routes from Atlanta as expected. What other long-haul routes did Delta and Northwest start this week?

Boeing 747 celebrates 40th anniversary; Heathrow the place to see them

Article Thumbnail: Lead StoryOver 1400 747s of different configurations have been built in the last 40 years, but how many airlines are still operating the last passenger version, the -400? At which airports will you see most 747s and which are the longest (and shortest) commercial flights operated by this type?

Asia-Pacific airlines see international traffic fall in Q3; Taipei has highest seats per movement ratio; Bangkok disruption will impact Q4

Article Thumbnail: Market TrendsThe 17 AAPA member airlines saw international traffic fall by 3.6% in Q3. What happened to capacity and load factors during this period? Which airports in the region have the highest seats to movement ratio?

New routes launched during the last week
(30 August – 5 September 2008)

Article Thumbnail: News in BriefNew routes started this week operated by Air Asia, clickair, Finnair, Hainan Airlines, Kingfisher, LAN, Northwest, S7, Sama and Southwest.

Tokyo Narita could see traffic grow by 50% if new plans are successfully implemented

Tokyo Narita could see traffic grow by 50% if new plans are successfully implementedNarita is the main international gateway to Japan but has been held back for 35 years by local opposition to its second runway. Which are the dominant carriers at the airport, which are the leading country markets and what new proposals may increase runway capacity?