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Peach Aviation Launches Service From Nagoya to Okinawa and Ishigaki

Peach will offer daily return services between Nagoya (Chubu) and Okinawa (Naha) and Ishigaki. The new services to and from Chubu Centrair International Airport expands the carrier’s domestic network to 30 routes.


The First Peach MM487 Flight Departing From Chubu International Airport to Ishigaki - Courtesy Peach Aviation Limited

On Friday (January 22, 2021), Peach Aviation announced the launch of daily return service from Nagoya (Chubu) to Okinawa (Naha) and Ishigaki. The new routes to and from Chubu Centrair International Airport in Nagoya expands the airline’s domestic network to 30 routes. Peach’s new service between Nagoya and Ishigaki is a first for a low-cost carrier (LCC). In Friday’s announcement, Peach Aviation’s Representative Director and CEO, Takeaki Mori, said,


“Today, the Nagoya (Chubu) - Okinawa (Naha) and Ishigaki Routes have been launched. Peach will continue to provide easy travel at low fares to those who need transportation under these circumstances, and to fulfill our role as a public transportation provider, while giving priority to infection countermeasures.”


Peach Launches New Service From Nagoya to Okinawa and Ishigaki - Courtesy Peach Aviation Limited

Peach Aviation Limited (Peach) commenced operations out of Osaka-Kansai in March 2012 and currently operated 30 domestic and 17 international routes with a fleet of 35 aircraft. In addition to their base at Osaka (Kansai Airport), the carrier maintains bases at Sapporo (New Chitose Airport), Sendai Airport, Tokyo (Narita Airport), Fukuoka Airport and Naha Airport. Peach plans on launching service between Tokyo-Narita and Memanbetsu on February 10th as well as Narita-Oita service on February 19, 2021. The airline hopes to become the leading low-cost carrier (LCC) in Asia with plans to expand their network from the Tokyo metro area and Osaka-Kansai.



Source: Peach Aviation Limited

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