Skymark becomes first Japanese A330 operator

Skymark Airlines, Japan’s third largest airline has taken delivery of the first two A330-300s out of a total of ten on lease.


Skymark becomes first Japanese A330 operator


Skymark Airlines, Japan’s third largest airline has taken delivery of the first two A330-300s out of a total of ten on lease.

Skymark Airlines becomes the first Japanese carrier to operate the A330 wide-body aircraft, which it will operate on the Tokyo Haneda to Fukuoka route.

The airlines plans to start A330-300 services from Tokyo Haneda to Sapporo and Naha at a later date.

Shinichi Nishikubo, president of Skymark Airlines, said: “We are confident that with these cost-efficient, reliable A330-300s in our fleet, we will grow our business and win market share by attracting passengers who demand only the highest levels of comfort.

Together with our A380s to come, we confirm Skymark’s intention to remain at the forefront of our market, having one of Japan’s youngest, most modern fuel-efficient fleets.”