Bookings for international flights during the Golden Week holiday period are showing signs of recovery on some routes, according to data released by major Japanese airlines.

Reservations for domestic flights during the April 29 to May 8 period were robust after the government fully removed its COVID-19 quasi-emergency measures last month. The number of people who made reservations for domestic flights climbed 66.5% from a year before to 2,217,470.

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