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Japanese winter holiday travelers at Narita up 6.5%

National Jan 10, 2019

Japanese winter holiday travelers at Narita up 6.5%

The number of Japanese people who flew out of and into Japan using Narita International Airport near Tokyo during the year-end and New Year's holiday period marked the first growth in two years, preliminary data showed Thursday. Between Dec. 21 and Jan. 3, the number ...

Monorail service linking Haneda airport disrupted due to power outage

National Sep 13, 2017

Monorail service linking Haneda airport disrupted due to power outage

The monorail service connecting Tokyo's Haneda airport to the downtown area was temporarily suspended Tuesday following a power outage, canceling 75 trains and affecting close to 16,000 people. Tokyo Monorail Co. said a six-car train stopped around 2:15 p.m. between Showajima and Seibijo stations, stranding ...