Swissport opens 6th Japanese station at Okinawa's Naha Airport

Swissport International has announced its commitment to growth in Japan and the Asia Pacific region with the launch of a new operation at Naha Airport, Okinawa, the company said.

The Swissport Okinawa team is supporting the start-up of Hong Kong Express´s new daily Airbus 321 Hong Kong — Okinawa — Hong Kong service.

Naha Airport Okinawa is the fifth Swissport station in Japan to support Hong Kong Express, following Nagoya, Narita, Haneda and Fukuoka. Okinawa is the southernmost prefecture in Japan, home to a tropical archipelago of more than 160 islands and enjoying a comfortable climate year-round.

Swissport Japan´s 1,200-strong team serves around 4.5 million passengers and 26,000 flights at six stations throughout the country, each year.