Authorities plan direct flight between Japan and Mandalay
Myanmar is planning to expand air service with Japan by increasing more direct flights between the two countries, local based The Voice reported.
An official from ministry of hotels and tourism said the government is arranging to connect a direct flight from Mandalay to Japan to develop tourism between the two countries.
The official said further negotiations are needed to proceed the plan especially with department of civil aviation.
The plan was proposed by Myanmar delegation led by the minister U Ohn Maung during the trip to Japan from April 8 to 16.
Japan’s All Nippion Airline (ANA) is currently operating direct flight between Japan and Yangon since 2012.
Ref: The Voice