Kansai Airport Aims To Reopen Vancouver Route From Summer 2014

Kansai airport aims to reopen Vancouver route from summer 2014The operator of Kansai International Airport aims to resume flight services between the airport in western Japan and Vancouver in western Canada, officials of the operator said Tuesday.


New Kansai International Airport Co. plans to team up with a public corporation operating Vancouver International Airport to reopen the route, suspended since October 2008, after determining it would attract enough passengers, mainly tourists.

The two companies will ask Air Canada, which used to fly between the two airports, and other carriers to offer flights on the route, the officials said.