New Kansai International Airport Company has shortlisted 20 bidders for the concession to operate Japan's fifth-busiest airport for 44 years.
Jalux, Mitsubishi Corporation (MC), and Myanmar’s SPA affiliated group-company Yoma Development Group Limited, have signed a concession agreement with Myanmar’s Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) to operate Mandalay International Airport for 30 years.
The Japanese government will reportedly invite bids for the operating rights for New Kansai International Airport in October.
Media outlets in Japan are reporting further details of the privatisation process of Kansai and Osaka airports by state-owned operator the New Kansai International Airport Co.
Heathrow operator Ferrovial Aeropuertos revealed its interest in the Kansai International Airport tender at yesterday’s ACI Airport Economics and Finance Conference in London.
A Japanese delegation has been spending time at London Southend Airport to understand how to successfully operate a commercial airport.
Tokyo Narita has announced that it will open its new Business Aviation Terminal on March 31.