All Nippon Airways

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 ...
Boeing finishes 787 testing, focus shifts to regulators
A Boeing-owned 787 taxis past a group of 787's after a demonstration flight meant to be the final certification test for the 787's new battery system in Everett, Washington, on April 5. (AP Photo)
NEW YORK--With a successful flight on April 5, Boeing moved closer to proving that a revamped safety system can prevent batteries on its new 787 Dreamliner from catching fire...
Exec: Boeing to address compensation after Dreamliner back in air
ANA 787 aircrafts are parked at Haneda Airport following a grounding order from the transport ministry. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
BANGALORE--Boeing Co will address compensation claims from customers of its 787 Dreamliner jets after the grounded aircraft are back in service, the company's vice-president...
Japanese airlines had 787 battery issues before recent incidents
An inspector at the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board checks a damaged battery of a JAL 787 airplane on Jan. 23. (Provided by the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board)
Japan's two biggest airlines replaced lithium-ion batteries on their Boeing 787 Dreamliners in the months before separate incidents led to the technologically advanced aircraft ...
For ANA, Boeing 787 grounding may dent growth plan
ANA 787 aircrafts are parked at Haneda Airport following a grounding order from the transport ministry. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
All Nippon Airways, which currently has the biggest fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliner jets, may have to scale back its next 2-year plan as it weighs the mounting cost of the new...
Still no timetable for returning Boeing 787 to flight
Inspectors from Japanese and U.S. authorities check an ANA 787 airplane at Takamatsu Airport on Jan. 18. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
TOKYO/WASHINGTON--Japanese regulators have joined their U.S. counterparts in all but ruling out overcharged batteries as the cause of recent fires on the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, ...
Boeing Dreamliner incidents raise safety concerns
An inspector of the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board checks the battery unit that triggered a fire on Japan Airlines' 787 airplane. (Captured from NTSB Twitter)
NEW YORK/TOKYO--Boeing Co.'s 787 Dreamliner jet suffered a third mishap in as many days on Jan. 9, heightening safety concerns after a string of setbacks for the new aircraft.
It's business all the way as Japan-Myanmar flights resume
An ANA flight departs for Yangon on Oct. 15 (Shigenori Komatsu)
All Nippon Airways Co. has resumed Japan's first scheduled flights to Myanmar in 12 years, and in a sign of expectations for business opportunities there ANA is using a...
Japan auto makers to slow output in China amid darkened outlook
A production line of Nissan Motor Co.'s joint corporation in Henan province (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
BEIJING--Japanese automakers including Toyota Motor Corp and Nissan Motor Co. are cutting back production in China in the wake of anti-Japan protests that shuttered dealerships ...