Peach Aviation, Japan’s newest low-cost carrier, confirmed it has obtained approval from Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport to operate flights to congested airports. Peach is preparing for its first flight March 1, 2012. The new LCC will launch 3X daily Osaka Kansai (KIX)-Sapporo service and 4X daily KIX-Fukuoka service. The airline’s first A320 will be delivered next month. The new LCC, formed by joint venture partners All Nippon Airways and First ...

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