All Nippon Airways

Test flight of Japan’s 1st passenger jet delayed 2 weeks
A Mitsubishi Regional Jet is seen in front of a hangar at Nagoya Airport in Toyoyama, Aichi Prefecture, on Oct. 23. (Satoru Ogawa)
TOYOYAMA, Aichi Prefecture--The inaugural test flight of the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) has been delayed, the fifth postponement in the development schedule of Japan’s...
SDF chopper flies in front of speeding passenger jet on Okinawa...
The All Nippon Airways Flight 1694 at the Naha Airport on June 3 after it canceled takeoff (Satoshi Okumura)
NAHA--A military helicopter could have caused a three-aircraft pileup after it crossed the path of a jet carrying 83 passengers and crew at Naha Airport on June 3.
ANA aircraft with ‘Star Wars’ character to fly international...
An ANA aircraft with R2-D2, the robotic character from the “Star Wars” movie series, painted on its fuselage (Provided by All Nippon Airways Co.)
R2-D2, the iconic robot from “Star Wars,” is set to take to the skies once again, but this time aboard an All Nippon Airways Co. (ANA) passenger jet as a painting on its...
ANA to slash fares for Tokyo-Hokuriku flights to compete with new...
A jetliner operated by All Nippon Airways Co. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
All Nippon Airways Co. said Nov. 21 that it will reduce fares for flights between Tokyo’s Haneda Airport and two regional airports in the Hokuriku region from March to better ...
JAL, ANA to increase codeshare flights to Brazil, Africa
An All Nippon Airways airplane, foreground, and a Japan Airlines aircraft are seen at Haneda Airport in Tokyo. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
Japan Airlines will expand codeshare flights with American Airlines (AA) in routes between the United States and Brazil on Oct. 26 while All Nippon Airways will start codeshare ...
ANA to launch pilot training company in Thailand
Pan Am International Flight Training Center Thailand Ltd. is set up in the Suvarnabhumi Campus of Assumption University in Bangkok. (Provided by ANA Holdings Inc.)
All Nippon Airways Group will start training airline pilots through a new joint venture in Bangkok in September, ANA Holdings Inc. said Aug. 8.
ANA beats JAL in int'l revenue passenger kilometers for the first...
The Asahi Shimbun
All Nippon Airways Co. overtook former national flag carrier Japan Airlines Co. in May for the first time ever in monthly demand for international flights as measured by...
ANA to add discount red-eye flights between Tokyo, Okinawa
All Nippon Airways workers load cargo on a plane at Saga Airport late at night in February before it sets off for Tokyo's Haneda Airport. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
All Nippon Airways Co. will offer a cut-rate late-night flight service to connect Tokyo and Okinawa starting July 18.
Plane buffs bid 'sayonara' to ANA's last 747 jumbo jet at Haneda
Plane fans snap photographs and say goodbye after the final flight of ANA's last 747 passenger aircraft on March 31 at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport. (Satoru Sekiguchi)
All Nippon Airways' last Boeing 747 returned from its final flight on March 31 as a crowd of plane buffs turned out at Tokyo's Haneda Airport to bid farewell and snap...
ANA to alter ad after stereotype complaints
All Nippon Airways Co.'s planes, parked at Tokyo's Haneda Airport (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
All Nippon Airways plans to revise a television commercial that drew objections over its portrayal of Caucasians.
Japanese airlines to stop giving China flight plans through new...
All Nippon Airways Co. aircraft (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
Japan’s two biggest airlines have bowed to a government request to stop filing flight plans demanded by China on routes through a new Chinese air defense zone, whose creation ...
Japan's ANA wins Haneda fight, Star Alliance gains advantage
The international terminal at Tokyo's Haneda Airport (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
Japan's ANA Holdings won the battle of Haneda on Oct. 2, beating rival Japan Airlines to scoop up most of the new international landing slots at the world's fourth busiest...
ANA to resume hiring full-time flight attendants from fiscal 2014
Cabin crew members of All Nippon Airways Co. attend a meeting at Tokyo's Haneda Airport. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
All Nippon Airways Co. has decided to revert to hiring practices it abandoned in fiscal 1995 and offer full-time employment to cabin crews from fiscal 2014.
Dogfight over Tokyo: Japan's big airlines vie for landing rights
An All Nippon Airway's airplane, back, and a Japan Airlines' plane are seen on the runway at Tokyo's Haneda Airport. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
Tokyo's busy Haneda Airport is the latest battleground for Japan's two big carriers, Japan Airlines Co. and ANA Holdings, in a politically charged fight over $400 million worth ...
AirAsia parts ways with Japan's ANA amid clashes
An AirAsia Japan aircraft (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
Southeast Asia's top budget carrier, AirAsia, said June 25 that it has decided to part ways with Japan's All Nippon Airways Co. after clashes over how to run their low-cost...
ANA Boeing 787 has engine problem
Members of All Nippon Airways' ground staff see off a Boeing 787 at New Chitose Airport in Hokkaido on May 26 after ANA put the airplanes, which have been plagued by a series of safety concerns, back into service. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
A Japanese carrier's Dreamliner had engine trouble before takeoff on June 12, a day after a rival airline had a problem on another 787 plane.
AirAsia mulls breaking up with ANA
An AirAsia Japan aircraft (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
KUALA LUMPUR--Southeast Asia’s top budget carrier, AirAsia, said June 11 it may dissolve its partnership with Japan’s All Nippon Airways Co. amid clashes over how to run...
ANA to resume domestic flights of 787s by end of May
A Boeing 787 Dreamliner operated by ANA takes off from Narita Airport in Chiba Prefecture for a test flight on May 15. (The Asahi Shimbun)
All Nippon Airways Co. said May 23 it will resume operations of its 787 Dreamliners ahead of schedule, but for special domestic flights only, later this month.
Boeing resumes deliveries of 787 Dreamliners
All Nippon Airways Co.’s 787 aircraft during a test flight in April (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
NEW YORK--Boeing Co. resumed deliveries of its high-tech 787 Dreamliner jet on May 14, ending a period of nearly four months in which it was unable to provide new planes to...
Japan's ANA takes its first 787 back into the air since grounding
A Boeing 787 of All Nippon Airways prepares to land after a test flight at Haneda International Airport in Tokyo on April 28. Japanese carrier All Nippon Airways (ANA) conducted its first test flight of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner on Sunday since planes were grounded in mid-January after incidents with smoldering batteries occurred aboard two different planes, leading to hundreds of canceled flights and revenue losses. (AP Photo)
All Nippon Airways, the Japanese launch customer for Boeing Co.'s 787, flew its first Dreamliner in more than three months on April 28 to test reinforced batteries installed by ...