Earlier today, Japanese carrier ANA launched a flight from Manila direct to Haneda Airport in Tokyo, which is the city airport of Tokyo.

There was a ceremony at Haneda Airport today with Japanese Ambassador Toshinao Urabe cutting the ribbon.

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It’s nearer than Narita Airport, so some people may find this more convenient.

Meg Caligner of Travelife Magazine flew to Tokyo for the inaugural flight and sent in these photos.