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Encyclopedia > All Nippon Airways
All Nippon Airways
全日本空輸
Zen Nippon Kūyu
IATA
NH
ICAO
ANA
Callsign
ALL NIPPON
Founded 1952 (as Nippon Helicopter)
Hubs Narita International Airport
Tokyo International Airport(Haneda)
Kansai International Airport
Osaka International Airport
Focus cities Chubu Centrair International Airport
New Chitose Airport
Frequent flyer program ANA Mileage Club
Member lounge Club ANA Lounge
Alliance Star Alliance
Fleet size 156 (+ 109 orders)
Destinations 71
Headquarters Tokyo, Japan
Key people Mineo Yamamoto (CEO), Yoji Ohashi (Chairman)
Website: English Website

All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd. (全日本空輸株式会社 Zen Nippon Kūyu Kabushiki Kaisha?, TYO: 9202, LSE: ANA), also known as Zennikkū (全日空?) or ANA, is an airline headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. It is the country's second-largest domestic and international airline after Japan Airlines and the official airline of Universal Studios Japan. It operates services to 49 destinations in Japan and 22 international routes. ANA employed 22,170 staff as of March 2007. ANA logo, claiming fair use This is a copyrighted and/or trademarked logo. ... IATA airline designators, sometimes called IATA reservation codes, are two-character codes assigned by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to the worlds airlines in accordance with the provisions of Resolution 762. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with ICAO airline code. ... Most airlines employ a distinctive and internationally recognised call sign that is normally spoken during airband radio transmissions as a prefix to the flight number. ... An airline hub is an airport that an airline uses as a transfer point to get passengers to their intended destination. ... Narita International Airport ) (IATA: NRT, ICAO: RJAA) is an international airport located in Narita, Chiba, Japan, in the eastern portion of the Greater Tokyo Area. ... Tokyo International Airport ) (IATA: HND, ICAO: RJTT), located in Ota, Tokyo, Japan, is one of the two primary airports serving the Greater Tokyo Area. ... Kansai International Airport ) (IATA: KIX, ICAO: RJBB) is an international airport located on an artificial island in the middle of Osaka Bay, off the shore of the city of Sennan, Izumisano and the town of Tajiri in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. ... Osaka International Airport ) (IATA: ITM, ICAO: RJOO) is the primary domestic airport for the Kansai region of Japan, including the major cities of Osaka, Kyoto, and Kobe. ... In the airline industry, a focus city is a location that is not a hub, but from which the airline has flights to at least several destinations other than its hubs. ... Chubu Centrair International Airport ) (IATA: NGO, ICAO: RJGG) is an airport on an artificial island in Ise Bay, Tokoname City in Aichi Prefecture, south of Nagoya in central Japan. ... New Chitose Airport ) (IATA: CTS, ICAO: RJCC), is an airport located in Chitose and Tomakomai, Hokkaidō, Japan, serving the Sapporo metropolitan area. ... Membership cards of FFP This article is about airline frequent flyer programs. ... The lounge at ZRH, Switzerland An airport lounge is a lounge owned by a particular airline (or jointly operated by several carriers). ... An airline alliance is an agreement between two or more airlines to cooperate for the foreseeable future on a substantial level. ... The Star Alliance, launched on May 14, 1997, is the oldest, largest and most awarded airline alliance in the world, with the following points of cooperation among its partner airlines: Frequent flyer program integration allows airline miles to be earned and redeemed on all members of the Alliance at the... For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation). ... Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is the job of having the ultimate executive responsibility or authority within an organization or corporation. ... A Chairman is the presiding officer of a meeting, organization, committee, or other deliberative body. ... The Tokyo Stock Exchange ), or TSE, is one of the largest stock exchange markets in the world by monetary volume located in Tokyo, Japan, second only to the New York Stock Exchange. ... The Source by Greyworld, in the new LSE building Paternoster Square. ... For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation). ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... Universal Studios Japan USJ2 Universal Studios Japan ) (USJ CO., LTD. TYO: 2142 ) is one of three Universal Studios theme parks, this one in Osaka, Japan. ...


ANA's main international hubs are at Narita International Airport outside Tokyo and Kansai International Airport in Osaka. Its main domestic hubs are at Tokyo International Airport, Osaka International Airport, Chubu International Airport (near Nagoya), and New Chitose Airport (near Sapporo). Narita International Airport ) (IATA: NRT, ICAO: RJAA) is an international airport located in Narita, Chiba, Japan, in the eastern portion of the Greater Tokyo Area. ... For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation). ... Kansai International Airport ) (IATA: KIX, ICAO: RJBB) is an international airport located on an artificial island in the middle of Osaka Bay, off the shore of the city of Sennan, Izumisano and the town of Tajiri in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. ... Osaka )   is a city in Japan, located at the mouth of the Yodo River on Osaka Bay, in the Kansai region of the main island of HonshÅ«. The city is the capital of Osaka Prefecture. ... Tokyo International Airport ) (IATA: HND, ICAO: RJTT), located in Ota, Tokyo, Japan, is one of the two primary airports serving the Greater Tokyo Area. ... Osaka International Airport ) (IATA: ITM, ICAO: RJOO) is the primary domestic airport for the Kansai region of Japan, including the major cities of Osaka, Kyoto, and Kobe. ... Chubu Centrair International Airport ), is a first class airport on an artificial island in Ise Bay, Tokoname City in Aichi Prefecture, south of Nagoya, Japan. ... Nagoya Castle Nagoya (名古屋市; -shi) is the fourth largest (third largest metropolitan region) and the third most prosperous city in Japan. ... New Chitose Airport ) (IATA: CTS, ICAO: RJCC), is an airport located in Chitose and Tomakomai, Hokkaidō, Japan, serving the Sapporo metropolitan area. ... Sapporo ) is the fifth-largest city in Japan by population and the third-largest by geographic area. ...


In addition to its mainline operations, ANA controls several smaller carriers:

Contents

Air Nippon (エアーニッポン; ANK) is a regional airline based in Tokyo, Japan. ... Regional Airlines redirects here. ... Air Japan is an airline based in Japan. ... Air Next is one of the new airlines of Japan. ... Fukuoka Airport ) (IATA: FUK, ICAO: RJFF), is an international and domestic airport in Fukuoka, Japan. ... Air Central Co. ... The de Havilland Canada DHC-8, popularly known as the Dash 8, is a series of twin-engined, medium range, turboprop airliners introduced by de Havilland Canada (DHC) in 1984. ... Chubu Centrair International Airport ) (IATA: NGO, ICAO: RJGG) is an airport on an artificial island in Ise Bay, Tokoname City in Aichi Prefecture, south of Nagoya in central Japan. ... ANA & JP Express is a cargo airline based in Tokyo, Japan. ...

History

Boeing 747-400 lands.
Boeing 747-400 lands.

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Formation

ANA's earliest ancestor was Nippon Helicopter and Aeroplane (日本ヘリコプター輸送 Nippon Herikoputā Yusō?), an airline company founded on 27 December 1952. Nippon Helicopter was the source of what would later be ANA's IATA airline code, NH. December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (362nd in leap years). ... Year 1952 (MCMLII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


NH began helicopter services in February 1953. On 15 December 1953, it operated its first cargo flight between Osaka and Tokyo using a de Havilland Dove, JA5008. This was the first scheduled flight flown by a Japanese pilot in postwar Japan. Passenger service on the same route began on 1 February 1954, and was upgraded to a de Havilland Heron in March. In 1955, the Douglas DC-3 plane began flying for NH as well, by which time the airline's route network extended from northern Kyūshū to Sapporo. For other uses, see Helicopter (disambiguation). ... is the 349th day of the year (350th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Osaka )   is a city in Japan, located at the mouth of the Yodo River on Osaka Bay, in the Kansai region of the main island of HonshÅ«. The city is the capital of Osaka Prefecture. ... For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation). ... de Havilland Dove The de Havilland DH.104 Dove was a British monoplane short-haul airliner from de Havilland, the successor to the bi-plane de Havilland Dragon Rapide and was one of Britains most successful post-war civil designs. ... is the 32nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The de Havilland DH.114 Heron was a small, propeller-driven British airliner that first flew on May 10 1950. ... Year 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1955 Gregorian calendar). ... The Douglas Aircraft Company was founded by Donald Wills Douglas, Sr. ... Douglas DC-3 VH-AES at Avalon in 2003. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Sapporo redirects here. ...


ANA's other ancestor was Far Eastern Airlines (極東航空 Kyokutō Kōkū?). Although it was founded on 26 December 1952, one day before NH, it did not begin operations until 20 January 1954, when it began night cargo runs between Osaka and Tokyo, also using a de Havilland Dove. It adopted the DC-3 in early 1957, by which point its route network extended through southern Japan from Tokyo to Kagoshima. is the 360th day of the year (361st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1952 (MCMLII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... January 20 is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1957 Gregorian calendar). ... Kagoshima (鹿児島市; -shi) the capital city of Kagoshima Prefecture at the southwest tip of the Kyushu island of Japan. ...


FEA merged with NH on 1 December 1957. The combined companies had a total market capitalization of 600 million yen. They initially planned to use the name Zen Nippon Kōkū (全日本航空) or "All Japan Airlines" for the combined company. However, the statute authorizing the formation of Japan Airlines also banned any other company from using the words "Japan Airlines" (Nippon Kōkū) in its name, so the English name was changed to "All Nippon Airways" and the Japanese word kōkū (航空, "airline") was changed to kūyu (空輸, lit. "air transport"). is the 335th day of the year (336th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1957 Gregorian calendar). ... Market capitalization, or market cap, is a measurement of corporate or economic size equal to the stock price times the number of shares outstanding of a public company. ... Japanese 10 yen coin (obverse) showing Phoenix Hall of Byodoin Yen is the currency used in Japan. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ...


Domestic era

ANA grew steadily through the 1960s, adding the Vickers Viscount to the fleet in 1960 and the Fokker F27 in 1961. 1961 marked ANA's debut at the Tokyo Stock Exchange as well as the Osaka Securities Exchange; in the same year, the airline was granted a permit to operate flights to Okinawa, technically international flights since Okinawa remained occupied by the US military. The 1960s decade refers to the years from 1960 to 1969, inclusive. ... The Viscount was a medium-range turboprop airliner introduced in 1953 by Vickers-Armstrongs, making it the first such aircraft to enter service in the world. ... The Fokker F27 Friendship is a turboprop airliner designed and built by the Dutch aircraft manufacturer Fokker. ... The Tokyo Stock Exchange ), or TSE, is one of the largest stock exchange markets in the world by monetary volume located in Tokyo, Japan, second only to the New York Stock Exchange. ... Osaka Securities Exchange Building in Chuo-ku, Osaka The Osaka Securities Exchange Co. ... This article is about the prefecture. ...


1963 saw another merger, this one with Fujita Airlines, raising the company's capital to 4 billion yen. Year 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Fujita Airlines (藤田航空 Fujita Koku) was an airline in Japan, formerly known as Nippon Yuran Airlines. ...


In 1964, ANA introduced jet services with Boeing 727s on the Tokyo-Sapporo route. It also introduced Japan's first homegrown turboprop airliner, the YS-11, to replace Convair 440s on local routes. In 1969, ANA introduced Boeing 737 service. Also Nintendo emulator: 1964 (emulator). ... The Boeing 727 is a mid-size, narrow-body, three-engine commercial jet airliner. ... The NAMC YS-11 is a turboprop airliner built by a Japanese consortium, the Nippon Aircraft Manufacturing Corporation. ... A restored Convair 240 in Western Air Lines livery, at the Planes of Fame Museum in Chino, California. ... Also: 1969 (Stargate SG-1) episode. ... The Boeing 737 is an American short to medium range, single aisle, narrow body jet airliner. ...


As ANA grew, it took the then-unique step of contracting with travel companies across Japan to handle ground services in each region. Many of these companies received shares in ANA as part of their deals. Some of these relationships continue today in different forms: for instance, Nagoya Railroad, which handled ANA's operations in the Chubu region, maintains a permanent seat on ANA's board of directors. Meitetsu 7000-type panorama car Nagoya Railroad Co. ... Chubu region, Japan Mount Fuji is the Chūbu regions most famous landmark. ... In relation to a company, a director is an officer (that is, someone who works for the company) charged with the conduct and management of its affairs. ...


ANA soon became Japan's largest domestic airline. However, the Ministry of Transportation had granted JAL a monopoly on international scheduled flights, which remained intact until 1986. ANA was allowed to operate international charter flights: its first was a 727 charter from Tokyo to Hong Kong on February 3, 1971. is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1971 Gregorian calendar. ...


ANA introduced its first widebody aircraft, the Lockheed L-1011, on the Tokyo-Okinawa route in 1974. The carrier had initially ordered McDonnell Douglas DC-10s, but cancelled the order at the last minute and switched to Lockheed. It was later revealed that Lockheed had indirectly bribed Prime Minister Kakuei Tanaka to force this switch: the ensuing scandal led to the arrest of Tanaka and several ANA managers for corruption. The Lockheed L-1011 TriStar, commonly referred to as just L-1011 (pronounced ell-ten-eleven), was the third widebody passenger jet airliner to enter operation, following the Boeing 747 and the McDonnell Douglas DC-10. ... The McDonnell Douglas DC-10 is an American three-engine medium- to long-range widebody airliner, with two engines mounted on underwing pylons and a third engine at the base of the vertical stabilizer. ... Kakuei Tanaka (田中 角栄 Tanaka Kakuei May 4, 1918–December 16, 1993) was a Japanese politician and the 64th and 65th Prime Minister of Japan from July 7, 1972 to December 22, 1972 and from December 22, 1972 to December 9, 1974 respectively. ...


Boeing 747s were introduced on the Tokyo-Sapporo and Tokyo-Fukuoka routes in 1978, and Boeing 767s were introduced on Shikoku routes in 1983. The Boeing 747, commonly nicknamed the Jumbo Jet, is a long-haul, widebody commercial airliner manufactured by Boeing. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... American Airlines Boeing 767-300 at Gatwick Airport, England. ... This article is about the island. ...


International era

ANA Boeing 747-400 in Pokémon livery
ANA Boeing 747-400 in Pokémon livery

In 1986, ANA began to expand beyond Japan's key domestic carrier to become a competitive international carrier as well. On 3 March 1986, ANA started scheduled international flights with a passenger service from Tokyo to Guam.[1] Flights to Los Angeles and Washington followed by year's end, and ANA also entered a service agreement with American Airlines to feed the US carrier's new flights to Narita. Image File history File links ANA Boeing 747-400 (JA8962), in Pokemon special colours, landing at London (Heathrow) airport. ... Image File history File links ANA Boeing 747-400 (JA8962), in Pokemon special colours, landing at London (Heathrow) airport. ... The Boeing 747-400 is the latest version of the Boeing 747 in service and the largest commercial airliner, a title it will lose to the Airbus A380 when it enters service in October 2007. ... The official Pokémon logo. ... Year 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 62nd day of the year (63rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nickname: Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates: , State County Settled 1781 Incorporated April 4, 1850 Government  - Type Mayor-Council  - Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa  - City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo  - Governing body City Council Area  - City  498. ... Aerial photo (looking NW) of the Washington Monument and the White House in Washington, DC. Washington, D.C., officially the District of Columbia (also known as D.C.; Washington; the Nations Capital; the District; and, historically, the Federal City) is the capital city and administrative district of the United... American Airlines, Inc. ... Narita International Airport ) (IATA: NRT, ICAO: RJAA) is an international airport located in Narita, Chiba, Japan, in the eastern portion of the Greater Tokyo Area. ...


ANA expanded its international services gradually: to Beijing, Dalian, Hong Kong and Sydney in 1987; to Seoul in 1988; to London and Saipan in 1989; to Paris in 1990 and to New York in 1991. Airbus equipment such as the A320 and A321 was added to the fleet in the early 1990s, as was the Boeing 747-481 jet. ANA joined the Star Alliance in October 1999. “Peking” redirects here. ... Dalian (Simplified Chinese: ; Traditional Chinese: ; Hanyu Pinyin: ; Japanese: Dairen; Russian: Далянь, Dalian or Дальний, Dalny) is the governing sub-provincial city in the eastern Liaoning Province of Northeast China. ... This article is about the metropolitan area in Australia. ... Short name Statistics Location map Map of location of Seoul. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... Saipan seen from the air A map of Saipan, Tinian & Aquijan Saipan (IPA: in English) is the largest island and capital of the United States Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), a chain of 15 tropical islands belonging to the Marianas archipelago in the western Pacific Ocean (15°10... This article is about the capital of France. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... This article is about the airliner manufacturer. ... The Airbus A320 family of short-to-medium range commercial passenger aircraft are manufactured by Airbus S.A.S.. Family members include the A318, A319, A320, and A321, as well as the ACJ business jet. ... The Airbus A320 family of short-to-medium range commercial passenger aircraft are manufactured by Airbus S.A.S.. Family members include the A318, A319, A320, and A321, as well as the ACJ business jet. ... The Boeing 747, commonly nicknamed the Jumbo Jet, is a long-haul, widebody commercial airliner manufactured by Boeing. ... The Star Alliance, launched on May 14, 1997, is the oldest, largest and most awarded airline alliance in the world, with the following points of cooperation among its partner airlines: Frequent flyer program integration allows airline miles to be earned and redeemed on all members of the Alliance at the...


2004 saw ANA's profits exceed JAL's for the first time. That year, facing a surplus of slots due to the construction of new airports and the ongoing expansion of Haneda, ANA announced a fleet renewal plan that would replace some of its large aircraft with a greater number of smaller aircraft.[2] Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Also in 2004, ANA set up low-cost subsidiary Air Next to operate flights from Fukuoka Airport starting in 2005, and became the majority shareholder in Nakanihon Airline Service (NAL) headquartered in Nagoya Airport. In 2005, ANA renamed NAL to Air Central, and relocated its headquarters to Chubu Centrair International Airport. Air Next is one of the new airlines of Japan. ... Fukuoka Airport ) (IATA: FUK, ICAO: RJFF), is an international and domestic airport in Fukuoka, Japan. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Nagoya Airport ) or Komaki Airport ) (IATA: NKM, ICAO: RJNA), is a third class airport in the cities of Toyoyama, Komaki and Kasugai, Aichi Prefecture, Japan, serving Nagoya. ... Air Central Co. ... Chubu Centrair International Airport ) (IATA: NGO, ICAO: RJGG) is an airport on an artificial island in Ise Bay, Tokoname City in Aichi Prefecture, south of Nagoya in central Japan. ...


On July 12, 2005, ANA reached a deal with NYK to sell its 27.6% share in Nippon Cargo Airlines a joint venture formed between the two companies in 1987. The sale allowed ANA to focus on developing its own cargo division. is the 193rd day of the year (194th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Japan-based Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha, Nippon Yusen Kaisha (日本郵船), or NYK Line, is one of the largest shipping companies in the world. ... Nippon Cargo Airlines Boeing 747 at Schiphol Airport (Amsterdam, the Netherlands) in December 2003 Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA, 日本貨物航空 Nippon Kamotsu Kôkû) is a cargo subsidiary of All Nippon Airways. ...


In 2006, ANA, Japan Post, Nippon Express, and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines founded ANA & JP Express (AJV), which would operate freighters. [3] It is majority owned by ANA. It absorbed Air Japan's freighter operations. Japan Post ) is a public corporation in Japan offering postal and package delivery services, banking services, and life insurance. ... Nippon Express Co. ... Mol Enterprise container ship, June 2004. ... ANA & JP Express is a cargo airline based in Tokyo, Japan. ...


Air Transport World named ANA its 2007 "Airline of the Year", and the airline has been recognised by FlightOnTime.info as the most punctual scheduled airline between London and Tokyo for the last four consecutive years, based on official UK CAA statistics.


ANA planned to launch ANA Business Jet on 25 March 2007 as an extension of its business class offering, using Boeing 737-700ER aircraft configured with 48 seats in two classes. The two aircraft would initially be used on daily services between Nagoya and Guangzhou.[4] Additionally, ANA will also use this jet to fly between Tokyo and Mumbai, in a configuration utilizing 36 seats.[5] is the 84th day of the year (85th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st Century. ... The Boeing 737 is an American short to medium range, single aisle, narrow body jet airliner. ... Nagoya ) is the fourth largest city in Japan. ... Guangzhou is the capital and the sub-provincial city of Guangdong Province in the southern part of the Peoples Republic of China. ...


Destinations

See full article: All Nippon Airways destinations This is a list of airports that All Nippon Airways flies to, correct as at January 2007. ...


ANA's route network extends through Asia, Oceania, North America and Europe. Its key international hub is Narita International Airport, where it shares the South Wing of Terminal 1 with its Star Alliance partners.[6] The Star Alliance, launched on May 14, 1997, is the oldest, largest and most awarded airline alliance in the world, with the following points of cooperation among its partner airlines: Frequent flyer program integration allows airline miles to be earned and redeemed on all members of the Alliance at the...


Fleet

ANA aircraft (both 747s) at Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport)
ANA aircraft (both 747s) at Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport)

The ANA fleet includes the following aircraft (at March 2007)[citation needed]: Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1278x958, 300 KB) Summary Description: terminal building and air plane Haneda air port Tokyo. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1278x958, 300 KB) Summary Description: terminal building and air plane Haneda air port Tokyo. ... Tokyo International Airport ) (IATA: HND, ICAO: RJTT), located in Ota, Tokyo, Japan, is one of the two primary airports serving the Greater Tokyo Area. ...

All Nippon Airways Fleet
Aircraft Total Passengers
(First/Club ANA/Premium Economy/Economy)
Routes Notes
Airbus A320-200 29
(3 orders)
166 (166)
110 (20/90)
Short-medium haul
Airbus A321-100 3 ? Short-medium haul
Boeing 737-700 8
(35 orders)
118-136
48 (24/24)
Short-medium haul
Boeing 737-700ER 2 38 (38 Club ANA) 48 (24 Club ANA/24 Economy) ANA Business Jet
Boeing 747-400 12 287 (10/75/20/182) 338 (12/56/270) Long haul Exit from service: 2010
Boeing 747-400D 11 569 (27/542) High-capacity domestic
Boeing 767-300 34 216
279 (12/267)
Medium haul and domestic
Boeing 767-300ER 21
(3 orders)
216 Medium-long haul
Boeing 777-200 16 415 (21/394)
382 (12/370)
234 (12/222)
High-capacity domestic
Boeing 777-200ER 7 223 Long haul
Boeing 777-300 7 524 (21/503) High-capacity domestic
Boeing 777-300ER 8
(5 orders)
247 Long haul
Boeing 787-3 (30 orders) Short-medium haul Launch customer
Boeing 787-8 (20 orders) Long haul Launch customer
Bombardier Dash 8 Q300 5 Regional
Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 13
(4 orders)
Regional

ANA operates 8 specially painted jets: 3 Pokémon jets (2 Boeing 747-481D and a Boeing 767-381 for domestic service), 4 Star Alliance jets, and one Woody jet in affiliation with USJ, the Universal Studios theme park in Osaka [1]. The Airbus A320 family of short-to-medium range commercial passenger aircraft are manufactured by Airbus S.A.S.. Family members include the A318, A319, A320, and A321, as well as the ACJ business jet. ... The Airbus A320 family of short-to-medium range commercial passenger aircraft are manufactured by Airbus S.A.S.. Family members include the A318, A319, A320, and A321, as well as the ACJ business jet. ... The Boeing 737 is an American short to medium range, single aisle, narrow body jet airliner. ... The Boeing 737 is an American short to medium range, single aisle, narrow body jet airliner. ... The Boeing 747, commonly nicknamed the Jumbo Jet, is a long-haul, widebody commercial airliner manufactured by Boeing. ... The Boeing 747-400 is the latest version of the Boeing 747 in service and the largest commercial airliner, a title it will lose to the Airbus A380 when it enters service in October 2007. ... The Boeing 747, commonly nicknamed the Jumbo Jet, is a long-haul, widebody commercial airliner manufactured by Boeing. ... The Boeing 747-400 is the latest version of the Boeing 747 in service and the largest commercial airliner, a title it will lose to the Airbus A380 when it enters service in October 2007. ... American Airlines Boeing 767-300 at Gatwick Airport, England. ... American Airlines Boeing 767-300 at Gatwick Airport, England. ... The Boeing 777 is an American long-range wide-body twin-engine airliner built by Boeing Commercial Airplanes. ... The Boeing 777 is an American long-range wide-body twin-engine airliner built by Boeing Commercial Airplanes. ... The Boeing 777 is an American long-range wide-body twin-engine airliner built by Boeing Commercial Airplanes. ... The Boeing 777 is an American long-range wide-body twin-engine airliner built by Boeing Commercial Airplanes. ... The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is an American mid-sized, wide-body, twin engine jet airliner currently in production by Boeings Commercial Airplanes division and scheduled to enter service in May 2008. ... The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is an American mid-sized, wide-body, twin engine jet airliner currently in production by Boeings Commercial Airplanes division and scheduled to enter service in May 2008. ... The de Havilland Canada DHC-8, popularly known as the Dash 8, is a series of twin-engined, medium range, turboprop airliners introduced by de Havilland Canada (DHC) in 1984. ... The de Havilland Canada DHC-8, popularly known as the Dash 8, is a series of twin-engined, medium range, turboprop airliners introduced by de Havilland Canada (DHC) in 1984. ... The official Pokémon logo. ... The Star Alliance, launched on May 14, 1997, is the oldest, largest and most awarded airline alliance in the world, with the following points of cooperation among its partner airlines: Frequent flyer program integration allows airline miles to be earned and redeemed on all members of the Alliance at the... Woody Woodpecker, from the opening title sequence for the 1951 short Puny Express. ... This article is about the American media conglomerate. ... Osaka )   is a city in Japan, located at the mouth of the Yodo River on Osaka Bay, in the Kansai region of the main island of HonshÅ«. The city is the capital of Osaka Prefecture. ...


Retired fleet

  • 17 Boeing 747-100SR
  • 5 Boeing 747-200B
  • 1 NAMC YS-11A-200

The average age of All Nippon Airways fleet is 10.3 years as of April 2006.[7] The Boeing 747, commonly nicknamed the Jumbo Jet, is a long-haul, widebody commercial airliner manufactured by Boeing. ... The Boeing 747, commonly nicknamed the Jumbo Jet, is a long-haul, widebody commercial airliner manufactured by Boeing. ... The NAMC YS-11 is a turboprop airliner built by a Japanese consortium, the Nihon Aircraft Manufacturing Corporation. ...


ANA will be the launch customer for the new Boeing widebody, the Boeing 787, ordering 50 examples with an option for 50 more during April 2004. Deliveries will begin in 2008. ANA has split the order between 30 of the short-range 787-3 and 20 of the long haul 787-8 and during October 2004 announced it had selected Rolls-Royce to supply the engines. The aircraft will allow new routes to be opened to mid-sized cities not previously served, such as Denver and Montreal. This move is part of ANA's continuing plan to become an all-Boeing airline.[citation needed] Boeing is scheduled to deliver the first Boeing 787 to launch customer ANA in May 2008.[8] The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA, TYO: 7661) is a major aerospace and defense corporation, originally founded by William Edward Boeing. ... The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is an American mid-sized, wide-body, twin engine jet airliner currently in production by Boeings Commercial Airplanes division and scheduled to enter service in May 2008. ... This article refers to the state capital of Colorado. ... Nickname: Motto: Concordia Salus (well-being through harmony) Coordinates: , Country Province Region Montréal Founded 1642 Established 1832 Government  - Mayor Gérald Tremblay Area [1][2][3]  - City 365. ... 2008 (MMVIII) will be a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


On 17 February 2005, ANA signed a contract for an additional four Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, bringing the order total for that model to ten, the first of which was delivered in October 2004. Seven 777-300s (all of which were delivered), twenty 777-200s (fourteen of which have been delivered), and seven 777-200ERs (six of which have been delivered) were also ordered, according to Air International (April 2005). The airline has contracted for three A320s and is in the process of leasing two others as a temporary measure until their 737-700 deliveries are complete. Then A320s will be withdrawn for domestic service but will remain in the fleet. Five A320-200s were ordered to serve Chinese routes because they could carry Unit Load Devices (containers) while B737s could not. is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... ULD Type AKH Unit Load Devices, or ULDs, are pallets and containers used to load luggage, freight, and mail on wide-body aircraft and specific narrow-body aircraft. ...


ANA announced on January 31, 2006, that it would be converting two of its previously ordered 737-700s to 737-700ERs, thus becoming the launch customer of this longest-range version of the 737. is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


ANA announced on March 6, 2007 that it had ordered 4 Boeing 777-300ER aircraft as part of its continued fleet expansion. is the 65th day of the year (66th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st Century. ...


Originally, there was more than one YS-11 in the All Nippon Airways fleet, although most of the YS-11's were used under the name of ANK, or Air Nippon, a subsidiary of All Nippon Airways. Most all of these YS-11's are in museums, or otherwise scrapped or taken apart. After a final retirement process through September of 2006, all YS-11's were downed, obligated to retire, unless privately owned and were privately renovated. The YS-11 was a big part of All Nippon Airways back in the 1970s to the early 1990s, when it was used as a domestic carrier throughout the Japanese industry of flight. The NAMC YS-11 is a turboprop airliner built by a Japanese consortium, the Nihon Aircraft Manufacturing Corporation. ... The NAMC YS-11 is a turboprop airliner built by a Japanese consortium, the Nihon Aircraft Manufacturing Corporation. ... The NAMC YS-11 is a turboprop airliner built by a Japanese consortium, the Nihon Aircraft Manufacturing Corporation. ... The NAMC YS-11 is a turboprop airliner built by a Japanese consortium, the Nihon Aircraft Manufacturing Corporation. ...


Subsidiaries

ANA Group is a group of companies which are wholly or primarily owned by ANA. It comprises [9]:


Airlines

Air Nippon (エアーニッポン; ANK) is a regional airline based in Tokyo, Japan. ... Air Nippon Network (IATA: EH, ICAO: AKX, and Callsign: Alpha Wing) [1], nicknamed A-net, was an airline based in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. ... Air Next is one of the new airlines of Japan. ... Air Japan is an airline based in Japan. ... Air Central Co. ... Air Hokkaido is an airline based in Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan. ... ANA & JP Express is a cargo airline based in Tokyo, Japan. ...

General Aviation

  • All Nippon Helicopter (dedicated for the public broadcaster NHK.)

NHK Broadcasting Center in Shibuya, Tokyo NHK (, Nippon Hōsō Kyōkai), or the Japan Broadcasting Corporation, is Japans public broadcaster. ...

Freight and airmail

ANA Cargo

ANA Cargo is the brand of ANA Group's freight service. As of March 2006, domestically it offers 917 daily flights on 139 routes of the ANA Group (except Air Central which does not carry freights) flights. Internationally it offers 362 weekly flights to 28 destinations by ANA and Air Japan (later ANA & JP Express). In the fiscal year ended on 31 March 2006 it carried 440,750 tonne-kilometres (tkm) of freight and 87,150 tkm of airmail domestically as well as 248,735 tkm of freight and 14,252 tkm of airmail internationally.[10] The units of transportation measurement describes the units of measure to measure the quantity and traffic of transportation used in transportation statistics, planning, and their related fields. ...


It owns three Boeing 767-300F and one Boeing 777-300ERF freighters. Passenger aircrafts carry other freights.[11]


ANA and Nippon Cargo Airlines

ANA was a founding (1978) and 27.5-percent shareholder of Nippon Cargo Airlines but in 2005 it sold its all stake to the co-leading shareholder, shipping company Nippon Yusen. The technical partnership is continuing. Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... Nippon Cargo Airlines Boeing 747 at Schiphol Airport (Amsterdam, the Netherlands) in December 2003 Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA, 日本貨物航空 Nippon Kamotsu Kôkû) is a cargo subsidiary of All Nippon Airways. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Japan-based Nippon Yusen Kaisha ) (TYO: 9101 ) or NYK Line, is one of the largest shipping companies in the world. ...


Incidents and accidents

Since 1971, ANA has had no fatal accidents. Year 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1971 Gregorian calendar. ...

  • ANA's first crash occurred in 1958, when a Douglas DC-3, registration JA5045, crashed.
  • In 1960, another Douglas DC-3, registration JA5018, was lost.
  • In 1966, an ANA Boeing 727 was landing in Tokyo when it crashed into Tokyo Bay, with the loss of all passengers and an ANA YS-11 crashed shortly afterward in Matsuyama.
  • On July 30, 1971, Flight 58, a Boeing 727, registration JA8329, collided with a JASDF F-86 Sabre fighter stationed at Matsushima Air Base.
  • In 1999, a man hijacked Flight 61 and killed the pilot. He was subdued by other crew members, and nobody else on the airplane was hurt.
  • After the September 11 attacks of 2001, an ANA 747 bound from Washington to Tokyo was the first plane allowed to take off in the United States.
  • On 13 March 2007, Flight 1603, a Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 aircraft, bound from Osaka to Kōchi, nose-landed safely at Kochi airport after the front wheel of the plane failed to deploy. None of the 53 passengers or 4 crew were injured. Bombardier advised all operators to inspect the nose landing-gear mechanism of the aircraft.

Year 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Douglas DC-3 is a fixed-wing, propeller-driven aircraft, which revolutionized air transport in the 1930s and 1940s and is generally regarded as one of the most significant transport aircraft ever made (also see Boeing 707 and Boeing 747). ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Douglas DC-3 is a fixed-wing, propeller-driven aircraft, which revolutionized air transport in the 1930s and 1940s and is generally regarded as one of the most significant transport aircraft ever made (also see Boeing 707 and Boeing 747). ... Year 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the 1966 Gregorian calendar. ... The Boeing 727 is a mid-size, narrow-body, three-engine commercial jet airliner. ... Tokyo Bay from space Tokyo Bay ) is a bay in the southern Kantō region of Japan. ... The NAMC YS-11 is a turboprop airliner built by a Japanese consortium, the Nihon Aircraft Manufacturing Corporation. ... See Matsuyama (disambiguation) for other places having a name Matsuyama. ... is the 211th day of the year (212th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1971 Gregorian calendar. ... The crash of All Nippon Airways (ANA) Flight 58, also known as the Shizukuishi aircraft accident occurred on July 30, 1971. ... The Boeing 727 is a mid-size, narrow-body, three-engine commercial jet airliner. ... The North American F-86 Sabre (sometimes called the Sabrejet) was a transonic combat aircraft developed for the US Air Force. ... This article is about the year. ... All Nippon Airways Flight 61 is a flight from Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport) in Ota, Tokyo, Japan, to New Chitose Airport in Chitose, Japan, near Sapporo. ... The World Trade Center on fire The September 11, 2001 attacks were a series of coordinated terrorist attacks against the United States on September 11, 2001. ... is the 72nd day of the year (73rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st Century. ... The de Havilland Canada DHC-8, popularly known as the Dash 8, is a series of twin-engined, medium range, turboprop airliners introduced by de Havilland Canada (DHC) in 1984. ... Osaka )   is a city in Japan, located at the mouth of the Yodo River on Osaka Bay, in the Kansai region of the main island of HonshÅ«. The city is the capital of Osaka Prefecture. ... Obiyamachi in downtown Kochi Kōchi (高知市 Kōchi-shi) is the capital city of Kochi Prefecture on the Shikoku island of Japan. ... For other uses, see Bombardier (disambiguation). ...

References

  1. ^ 'The History of ANA's 20 years of international flight Service', ANA Sky Web (June 2006). Retrieved 2 September 2006.
  2. ^ Japan Times, (1 October 2004). Retrieved 2 September 2006.
  3. ^ http://www.ana.co.jp/pr/06-0406/pdf/06-ana-jp-ne-sm0427.pdf
  4. ^ Boeing delivers first 737-700ER
  5. ^ Fly Mumbai-Tokyo in `business class' jet
  6. ^ 'Terminal 1 South wing open at Narita Airport', ANA Sky Web (June 2006). Retrieved 2 September 2006.
  7. ^ ANA Fleet Age
  8. ^ Darren Shannon. "American reveals plan to buy 787s as it revises 737 order", Flight International, 2007-04-03, p. 8. 
  9. ^ http://www.ana.co.jp/group/sky/index.html
  10. ^ http://www.ana.co.jp/cargo/index_e.html, The unit in the source is tonne but it is very likely to be mistaken for tonne-kilometres, compared to http://www.iata.org/pressroom/wats/wats_freight_flown.htm
  11. ^ http://www.ana.co.jp/cargo/information/bimonth/crg322007e/pdf/cargo_no32e.pdf

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