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Japan Times
Jun 23, 2017
Smoke in Delta cabin prompts Incheon-Atlanta flight to make emergency landing at Haneda
A Delta flight that had left Incheon, South Korea, bound for Atlanta was forced to make an emergency landing at Haneda airport in Tokyo Thursday night after smoke entered the cabin, the Tokyo Fire Department said.
Japan Times
Jun 22, 2017
Tokyo Haneda Market flies in fresh fish, giving restaurants the 'catch of the day'
An innovative distribution method has made it possible to bring fish to consumers in Tokyo on the day they were caught, not via the controversy-mired Tsukiji or Toyosu markets, but through Haneda airport.
Japan Times
Mar 10, 2017
Tokyo's Haneda airport sees record 80 million passengers in 2016
Tokyo's Haneda airport saw a record 80.1 million passengers last year, aided by a rise in the number of foreign tourists and launches of new routes connecting Japan and U.S. cities, the airport operator said Friday.
Feb 22, 2017
Haneda airport sees record-high passenger numbers in 2016
A record 79.2 million passengers used Tokyo's Haneda airport in 2016, up around 4 million from the previous record set in 2015, due to a rise in foreign visitors and the opening of new U.S. routes, government data showed Wednesday.
Japan Times
Feb 6, 2017
Venture brings freshest fish to cities, more money for fishermen
Ryohei Nomoto wants to put fresher sashimi on your plate, and more money in the wallets of Japan's struggling fishermen.
Japan Times
Jan 10, 2017
Japan gets approval for new flight routes over Haneda airport using U.S. airspace
The government will be able to increase commercial routes in U.S.-controlled airspace over Tokyo's Haneda airport in order to increase services ahead of the 2020 Olympics.
Japan Times
Nov 27, 2016
Haneda airport set for major renovation ahead of 2020 Olympics
Tokyo's Haneda airport will undergo a major renovation to prepare for the surge in flights expected for the 2020 Summer Olympics, officials at the transport ministry said.
Japan Times
Oct 11, 2016
QR code snafu places too many passengers on ANA plane
The transport ministry slaps All Nippon Airways with a severe warning after a plane pushed back for takeoff with a seat-less passenger standing in the aisle.
Oct 3, 2016
Hitachi trials humanoid robot at Haneda airport
Hitachi Ltd. has started trials of its EMIEW3 humanoid robot at Tokyo's Haneda airport to aid foreign visitors to Japan.
Japan Times
Sep 2, 2016
Hitachi starts trials of EMIEW3 humanoid robot at Haneda airport
Hitachi Ltd. started trials of its EMIEW3 humanoid robot at Tokyo's Haneda airport on Friday to aid foreign visitors to Japan.
Aug 17, 2016
Haneda to use new CT machines next year to enhance, speed up security checks
The transport ministry decided Tuesday to introduce cutting-edge computed tomography machines for security checks at Tokyo's Haneda airport in fiscal 2017 on a trial basis to improve baggage inspection accuracy and processing time, ministry officials said.
Japan Times
Aug 10, 2016
Haneda takes bronze for Japan's first-ever Olympic medal in canoe slalom
Takuya Haneda wrote his name in Japanese Olympic history at the Rio Games on Tuesday, becoming the first athlete from the country to win an Olympic medal in canoe slalom.
BUSINESS / Companies
Jun 2, 2016
JAL ditches plan for Haneda-New York flights this fall
Japan Times
May 27, 2016
Korean Air jet catches fire at Haneda, forcing evacuation
An engine fire forced a Korean Air jet to scrub takeoff at Tokyo's Haneda airport on Friday but its 320 passengers and crew managed to evacuate safely, transport ministry and airport officials said.
BUSINESS / Companies
May 11, 2016
Toa business halt ordered over phony quake-reinforcement data on Haneda runway
The infrastructure ministry is set to impose a weeklong business suspension on a construction firm after it submitted falsified data on seismic reinforcement runway work at Tokyo's Haneda airport, ministry sources said.
Apr 11, 2016
Air China plane ignored 'go around' order at Tokyo's Haneda airport
An Air China passenger plane landed at Haneda airport in Tokyo on Saturday despite instructions from the air traffic controller to abandon and reattempt the landing, officials said.
Japan Times
Feb 25, 2016
Haneda airport set passenger record in 2015 but global ranking to slip: ministry
The surge in foreign visitors helped Haneda airport set a record for passengers handled in 2015, but its global ranking is expected to fall, transport ministry and airport data show.
Feb 16, 2016
Japan, U.S. discuss new slots at Tokyo's Haneda airport
Japan and the U.S. on Tuesday began two days of talks on the allocation of slots for flights connecting Tokyo's Haneda airport and U.S. cities, the transport ministry said.
Feb 8, 2016
Japan, U.S. postpone talks on new slots at Haneda
Japan and the United States have postponed negotiations scheduled for Tuesday over the allocation of slots for flights connecting Tokyo's Haneda airport and U.S. cities, the transport ministry said Monday.
JAPAN / Crime & Legal
Jan 28, 2016
Anonymous claims cyberattacks targeting MPD, airport websites
Police say someone purporting to be a member of the international hacker group Anonymous has claimed responsibility for a cyberattack on the Metropolitan Police Department's website late Wednesday.


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