Narita airport prepares for battle with Asian hubs

National | INTERNATIONAL RATIONALE Oct 25, 2003

Narita airport prepares for battle with Asian hubs

NARITA, Chiba Pref. -- When Masatoshi Uchida joined New Tokyo International Airport Authority, the quasi-governmental organ that operates Narita airport, in 1977, he never dreamed he'd end up selling Hermes goods. Uchida, 49, was seconded from the now-defunct Passenger Terminal Department to the New Tokyo ...