JAL continues its rapid expansion in China by launching NRT
-HGH (Hangzhou) 5 times weekly and KIX
-HGH twice weekly services. The twice weekly KIX
-TAO will also commence. All these flights are by 763. In addition. JAL will increase frequency on NRT
-TAO and KIX
flights. These new services will commence from the beginning of the summer schedule.
In Asia, the Vietnamese market continues to grow and JAL will begin KIX
twice weekly by 763. The new code share route, FUK
, will start in April, operated thrice weekly by VN
's 763. The leisure market to BALI is making a rapid come back and JAL will reinstate the daily non-stop 744 service to DPS
will be a separate flight and run daily by MD11. The new 777ER will replace MD11 on its thrice weekly NRT
-DEL service from July.
In Europe, the ZRH
service will run daily from June for the peak summer season. The mixture of MD11, 777ER and 744 will be deployed on the ZRH
route. And beginning in Feb, 2005, JAL will launch a daily non-stop 777ER service between CDG
and the new Chubu International Airport (Centair) being built off-shore in the bay south of Nagoya.