American, Delta and Continental have applied for a combined 106 new frequencies for service to Japan under the new U.S.-Japan framework agreement, which makes 90 new frequencies available for non-incumbent U.S. carriers. That total will be divided among the three existing Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) carriers and the two that will come on line, a fourth immediately and a fifth by 2000. The two new carriers - TWA, US Airways and Hawaiian seek designations - will increase ...


You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "U.S.-Japan Applications Bear Out Predictions Of Pent-Up Demand".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.


Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.