Oriental Air Bridge

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Oriental Air Bridge
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 1961 (as Nagasaki Airways)
Operating bases Nagasaki Airport
Fleet size 2
Destinations 5
Headquarters Ōmura, Nagasaki Prefecture
Website www.orc-air.co.jp

Oriental Air Bridge Co., Ltd. (オリエンタルエアブリッジ株式会社?, Orientaru Ea Burijji Kabushiki-gaisha) is an airline headquartered on the grounds of Nagasaki Airport and in Ōmura, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan.[1] It operates charter services throughout southern Japan, as well as scheduled services between Nagasaki and Fukuoka. Its main base is Nagasaki Airport, with a hub at Fukuoka Airport.[2] The airline was established in 1961 as Nagasaki Airways. It was renamed Oriental Air Bridge in March 2001.[2]


The Oriental Air Bridge check-in desk at Nagasaki Airport.
An Oriental Air Bridge Bombardier Dash 8 Q200 departs Fukuoka Airport, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. (2012)

Oriental Air Bridge serves the following destinations (as of May 2014):

[Hub] Base
City Country IATA ICAO Airport
Fukuoka Japan FUK RJFF Fukuoka Airport
Gotō-Fukue Japan FUJ RJFE Fukue Airport
Iki Japan IKI RJDB Iki Airport
Nagasaki Japan NGS RJFU Nagasaki Airport [Base]
Tsushima Japan TSJ RJDT Tsushima Airport


One of the 2 Oriental Air Bridge Dash 8 aircraft at Nagasaki Airport.

The Oriental Air Bridge fleet consists of the following aircraft (as of August 2016):[3]

Oriental Air Bridge Fleet
Aircraft In Fleet Passengers Notes
Bombardier Dash 8 Q200 2 37[4]

Previously operated[edit]

Oriental Air Bridge has also operated the following aircraft in the past (as of October 2005):[citation needed]


  1. ^ "オリエンタルエアブリッジ株式会社." Oriental Air Bridge. Retrieved on May 20, 2009.
  2. ^ a b "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-04-10. p. 59. 
  3. ^ "Global Airline Guide 2016 (Part One)". Airliner World (October 2016): 18. 
  4. ^ Oriental Air Bridge Fleet - Planespotters.net

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