Japan Airlines to launch Melbourne and Kona Hawaii in 2017: Report

    Japan Airlines reportedly plans to add services to Melbourne and Kona, Hawaii in 2017 (Nikkei, 26-May-2017). The airline currently operates daily Tokyo Narita-Sydney service with Boeing 787-9 equipment and could reportedly commence service to Melbourne in Sep-2017. Japan Airlines also purportedly plans to launch Tokyo Narita-Kona service in 2017 and would be the sole Japanese operator on the route, according to OAG