All Nippon Airways
ANA – All Nippon Airways is a multi award-winning Japanese airline operating a daily non-stop service from London Heathrow to Tokyo Narita with Boeing 777-300ER. Established in 1952, ANA is the ninth largest airline in the world by revenues and the largest in Japan by passenger numbers. Being the launch customer of the Boeing 787, ANA is having the most exciting time in our history. Please keep an eye on ANA – one of the most innovative airlines in the world.
To fly ANA today is to experience Japan at its most innovative
Launched in autumn 2010, ‘Inspiration of Japan’ is the new product and service concept that provides a glimpse into the future of international flight. The entire cabin and products have been thoroughly re-designed under this new brand concept.
The personal cabin in First Class is cleverly designed to provide the maximum comfort and the ultimate privacy with Japanese minimalism. In Business Class, we strive to offer freedom in the skies with the staggered seat layout – aisle access for all seats, the fully-flat bed seat and the mouthwatering a la carte menus to suit any appetite. With the largest-in-class seat pitch, enjoy the comfort never experienced with Economy Class.
With the refined products and the ultimate in hospitality, ANA rekindles the romance of flying and brings you the most exciting journey experience.
Launch Customer of Boeing 787 Dreamliner
A new page in aviation history is about to be written with the introduction of ANAs Boeing 787 Dreamliner. As the launch airline, ANA has been involved in its development from the beginning.
The Dreamliner features new technologies providing unparalleled levels of comfort to passengers and value to airlines. Passengers will benefit from the larger windows with electro-chromatic shades, bigger onboard luggage storage and more refreshing atmosphere. The use of composite material and advanced aerodynamics means it is the first mid-size airplane capable of flying long-range routes while cutting fuel consumption for shorter routes.
The Dreamliner`s inaugural service was a charter flight from Tokyo Narita to Hong Kong on 26 October 2011. ANA has ordered 55 of these aircraft and has been operating on its domestic Japanese routes since November 2011 and then expand to its international flights. The first regular long-haul international operation has been between Haneda and Frankfurt since January 2012.
Facts and Figures (as of 26 Sep 11)
Date of Foundation: 27 December 1952
- Number of employees: 33,000
- Number of aircrafts: 228
- Passengers per year: 43 millionsNet work : 163 routes