JAPAN AIRLINES AND JAS PLAN MERGER.
An All Nippon Airways (ANA) jet taxis on the tarmac at Tokyo's Haneda
Airport as Japan's highest peak of Mt Fuji is seen amid mist November 11,
2001. Japan's largest carrier, Japan Airlines Co Ltd, and third-largest
Japan Air System Co Ltd are planning a merger that would create the world's
sixth-largest airline, Japanese economic newspaper Nihon Keizai Shimbun said
on Sunday. REUTERS/Kimimasa Mayama