Jetstar reportedly is planning to enter the Japanese domestic market through a joint venture with local investors, according to the Yomiuri newspaper. During the Japan Airlines reconstruction last year, oneworld partner Qantas provided information and the potential of the Jetstar model in the Japanese domestic market with an offer to set up the LCC as part of JAL’s new structure (ATW Daily News, Jan 15, 2010). This offer was turned down owing to union pressure, ATW understands. ...

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