Japan Air in Talks to Sell Ground Service Units, Nikkei Says

Japan Airlines Corp. is in final talks to sell JAL Ground Service Kansai Co. to Konoike Transportation Co. while its Chubu Sky Support Co. may be purchased by Mitsubishi Corp. or Marubeni Corp., Nikkei English News reported, without citing a source for the information.

The possible transactions are part of Japan Airlines’ bid to save 10 billion yen ($116 million) in costs this year from ground service, according to the report.