Japan-HK new bilateral deal

Japan and Hong Kong has concluded a new bilateral air service deal after 4 days of talk on the week of 22OCT07.

The highlights are:
*Expansion of codesharing, liberalizing the numbers of destinations served domestically in Japan, and points beyond Japan/HK)
*Expansion on the Triangular route for cargo service
(Japan – Hong Kong – cities beyond HK – Japan)
*Removal of restrictions for flights to domestic points in Japan
*Hong Kong Express Airlines will be permitted to operate scheduled service to Japan