Japan Airlines has been forced to cancel some flights between China and Japan due to the rising Diaoyu Islands dispute.The dispute has already caused a decrease in the number of tourists from China to Japan.
The company says it will cancel at least three flights per day from November 10th to the 27th. Flights from Tokyo to Beijing and from Osaka to Shanghai have each been reduced from 2 to 1 each day.
While the route from Tokyo to Shanghai will also see a reduction from 3 to 1 each day.
Meanwhile, Japan’s All Nippon Airways, says although there have been no changes to its flight schedule, it will continue to pay close attention to the development of the dispute.