Virgin Australia wants to establish itself in the Australia-Japan market by launching its own service and forming a new strategic partnership with All Nippon Airways (ANA). Virgin announced it is applying for a coveted slot at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport, which it wants to use for a daily flight from Brisbane. While the airline has previously signaled it would seek a Haneda slot, it had not specified the route. Virgin also revealed its intention to form a reciprocal codeshare with ANA on ...

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