Northwest Airlines announced today that it will introduce new daily nonstop
service between Osaka, Japan and Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, between
Osaka and Guam, and between Nagoya, Japan and Guam.The new service from Osaka, which begins on Oct. 1, 2005, complements
existing service from Osaka to three international destinations including
nonstop service to Northwest’s WorldGateway hub at Detroit, nonstop service to
Honolulu and nonstop service to Taipei, Taiwan.
The new service from Nagoya, which takes effect Nov. 1, 2005, complements
existing service from Nagoya to four destinations including Detroit, Manila,
Philippines, Saipan and Tokyo. Northwest flights to and from Nagoya are now
operating from the new Central Japan International Airport, known as
“Our new service between Japan and Guam, as well as between Japan and
Saipan, demonstrates Northwest’s continuing commitment to meeting the changing
travel needs of our valued Asia/Pacific customers,” said Laura Liu, vice
president of international marketing and sales.