Oct 9, 2015

International flights up 60% over five years at regional airports

Scheduled international flights to and from regional airports in Japan increased 60 percent over the past five years, according to data compiled by the transport ministry. The growth is likely the result of local government efforts to entice low-cost carriers to serve their airports amid ...

AirAsia to up overseas flights to offset weaker yen

/ Jun 7, 2013

AirAsia to up overseas flights to offset weaker yen

AirAsia Japan Co., one of the three Japanese low-cost carriers that started last year, is adding more overseas flights to increase foreign currency revenue to offset a rise in fuel and lease costs caused by a weaker yen. "We're trying to balance the increase in ...