• Hokkaido Shimbun


With the COVID-19 pandemic having nearly annihilated air passenger demand, it’s now almost certain that an investment blueprint for Hakodate Airport, including renovating its international flight terminal building, will be derailed.

In January 2020, the operation of all runways and other facilities at seven airports in Hokkaido was handed to Hokkaido Airports Co. to be run as a single entity.

Unable to view this article?

This could be due to a conflict with your ad-blocking or security software.

Please add japantimes.co.jp and piano.io to your list of allowed sites.

If this does not resolve the issue or you are unable to add the domains to your allowlist, please see out this support page.

We humbly apologize for the inconvenience.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.