Visit to Korea from Kumamoto is genshokatamukimuki by three flights a week service now from Kumamoto to Korea.
Tourists increased even every day and, in the point that we felt to be the distance from entrance of Kumamoto-jo Castle to tenshukaku, conversation was exchanged in several languages the other day.
Is request, but please examine Shanghai entry of except Korea in China, and adjustment with private enterprise may be necessary, but for international city Kumamoto.
[answer from department in charge]
Thank you for your opinion about increase in the number of flights of international flight.
For international flight in Aso Kumamoto Airport, there is line for international fixed period of the only Kumamoto - Seoul line, but establishment of internationally new line is recognizing international hub characteristics of airport with one of the problems on planning high, activation of international exchange and business of this prefecture now.
Particularly, booming line establishment with East Asia area is thinking that it is important at all in making use of potential of this prefecture located in the geographical center of Kyushu.
Therefore, mainly on "Aso Kumamoto Airport international flight promotion meeting" to organize in economy, sightseeing in the prefecture, interchange group including the prefecture, we are working on utilization promotion of exchange of opinions and charter flight with related organizations for new line establishment with East Asia such as Taiwan or China, but we strengthen pressure to each airport company and want to strengthen approach still more in future.
As we will try for functional enhancement of Aso Kumamoto Airport continuously even if we do with the prefecture, we would appreciate your understanding and cooperation.
(July, 2008 answer) traffic measures total room