Article Photos: Low-cost flying arrives in luxury-loving Japan 7/7

  In this March 1, 2012 photo, passengers use self-service check-in kiosks to board the first flight by Peach Aviation at Kansai Airport in Osaka, western Japan. Japan has a reputation for loving expensive things like overpriced real estate, gourmet melons and luxury brands. But the nation is finally discovering the joy of flying cheap, with the arrival this year of three low-cost carriers. The takeoff of AirAsia Japan, Peach Aviation and Jetstar Japan could change lifestyles. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT, NO LICENSING IN CHINA, FRANCE, HONG KONG, JAPAN AND SOUTH KOREA