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Asia/Pacific report. (News Briefs).(includes, Japan Airlines System Corp. listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange)

Japan Airlines System Corp., the holding company for the new JAL Group comprising Japan Airlines and Japan Air System, was listed formally on the Tokyo Stock Exchange and the exchanges in Osaka and Nagoya and trading of the stock began Oct. 1. Its total capitalization is [yen]100 billion and 2 billion shares were issued. The new conglomerate employed 52,493 as of last Match 31. It operates 287 aircraft of 16 different types and serves 172 destinations in 30 countries including 59 in Japan. Based on combined 2001 traffic the airline ranks sixth in the world, but it is No. 3 in terms of sales at [yen]2.03 trillion, according to ATW's World Airline Report.

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