Tourism Chief: Japan Airlines To Miami Within A Year

Within a year, Miami will have a nonstop flight to Tokyo on Japan Airlines, Miami’s tourism chief is promising.

Greater Miami Convention and Visitors’ Bureau CEO Bill Talbert made the announcement yesterday at the annual State of the Tourism Industry event, according to the Herald.

Talbert said he was confident the flight would be announced soon. At this time next year, the inaugural flight will have already taken place, he added.

County and tourism leaders have met with JAL about the flight several times this year.