Earthquake forces closure of Sapporo’s New Chitose Airport

Japanese carriers experienced further disruption Sept. 6 as an earthquake forced the closure of a major hub airport in Sapporo, just a few days after the flooding that has closed Osaka’s Kansai International Airport.The magnitude-6.7 quake struck the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, causing...

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