ANA to host emission measuring devices on its aircraft

All Nippon Airways (ANA) are launching a joint research program together with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) to utilize passenger aircraft for atmospheric component monitoring over urban areas....


Japanese airlines cancel hundreds of flights due to typhoon

As typhoon Haishen passes Japanese islands, 579 flights scheduled for September 7, 2020 were cancelled by various Japanese airlines....


All Nippon Airways tests hygiene-enhancing innovation

As the COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the aviation industry, implementation of various innovations in the aircraft has accelerated as well. Even before the pandemic, global conversations about hygiene had already been launched about one specific part of the aircraft that nobody wanted to touch. Japanese airline All Nippon Airways (ANA) has announced the beginning of testing a new innovation that should increase the level of hyg...


Looking back at some of the iconic Boeing 747 liveries

Undoubtedly, the Boeing 747 is a true icon in aviation. Unfortunately, the aircraft's story might end prematurely, as the COVID-19 pandemic had ravaged the industry and the demand for international air travel....


Third and last ANA A380 takes off for maiden flight

The third and last Airbus A380 for the airline All Nippon Airways (ANA) made its maiden flight in Hamburg, Germany, showing off its very unique orange “Flying Honu” livery. The superjumbo will operate a route towards Hawaii in June 2020....


ANA Holdings breaks Boeing’s dry spell, opts for 12 Dreamliners

ANA Holdings, the parent company of All Nippon Airways (ANA), placed a firm order for 12 Boeing 787s (including 11 787-10s and one 787-9) and option for five 787-9 Dreamliners. The deal, worth over $5 billion at list prices, is the first commercial passenger aircraft order which Boeing has landed (and announced) in over a month.   ...


Airbus shows third & final ANA’s Green Sea Turtle A380

Airbus unveils the livery of a third ‒ and final ‒ A380, which will join All Nippon Airways (ANA)’s fleet. Like its two predecessors, the third “Flying Honu” is also dedicated to celebrating Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle and features a special nod to Hawaii ‒ the destination it is going to serve.   ...


All Nippon Airways to receive third Airbus A380

With carriers retiring their Airbus A380 aircraft, seemingly, its life-span is over. Yet one airline is daring enough to operate three of them on the same route, All Nippon Airways. Does it make sense to do so?...


Is Airbus A380 overcoming midlife crisis?

As airlines announce new routes for the Airbus A380, is the aircraft getting a second chance?...


All Nippon Airways becomes the last new operator of the A380

Japan’s All Nippon Airways (ANA) has taken delivery of its first A380 on March 20, 2019, becoming the 15th operator of the world’s largest passenger aircraft....