Japan Airlines President, Masaru Onishi, stated the carrier has been notified by the Transport Ministry that JAL and ANA will each be assigned two slots for Japan-US routes at Tokyo Haneda Airport, after the opening of a new runway in Oct-2010 (Asia Pulse, 07-Jun-2010).
JAL and ANA assigned two slots for Japan-US services at Haneda
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