Japan's Narita International Airport Corporation (NAA) Senior Executive Officer Yoshijiro Hirayama stated the airport would consider the feasibility of an exclusive LCCT at the airport (Travel Vision/Nikkan Koku, 28-Feb-2011). The airport has held discussions with eight Asia Pacific LCCs in Jan-2011 about operating services to/from Narita. The airport also stated it would develop incentives for new airlines adding that it "would not change the decision of nullifying 7% reduction across the board of landing fees which would be applicable until the end of March".
Narita to consider feasibilty of LCCT
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