Japan’s Major Carriers Revise Plans As Pandemic Restrictions Ease

By Adrian Schofield Sep 29, 2022
All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines have ramped up their international capacity plans from November onward, following the latest steps by the government to relax entry requirements.
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ANA Lifts U.S. Flights Back To 90% Of Pre-Pandemic Levels

By Adrian Schofield Aug 30, 2022
ANA says rising demand has prompted it to increase its services to the continental United States.
Airports & Routes

Daily Memo: Growth In Tokyo Transit Traffic Provides Welcome Boost For JAL, ANA

By Adrian Schofield Jul 11, 2022
With COVID-19 restrictions impeding travel to Japan, the country’s airlines are focusing more heavily on transit traffic at their Tokyo hubs to rebuild international operations.
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ANA Hopes SIA Joint Venture Can Help Tap Promising India Market

By Chen Chuanren Jun 27, 2022
As ANA's strong China-U.S. transit market collapsed with Beijing's protracted pandemic-related border closures, ANA is looking at India as a promising transit market and hopes to tap into SIA’s network there.
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ANA Urges Japan’s Government To Remove International Constraints

By Adrian Schofield Jun 20, 2022
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is starting to see international demand returning, but the carrier is pushing for Japan’s government to ease restrictions that are preventing a more significant traffic recovery.
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ANA Suspends London, Paris Routes Over Airspace Restrictions

By Aaron Karp May 04, 2022
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is not operating its services to London and Paris because of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and subsequent airspace restrictions.
Airports & Routes

ANA Forecasts Return To Full-Year Net Profits

By Adrian Schofield Apr 28, 2022
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is seeing enough signs of demand recovery to predict that it will return to profitability in fiscal 2022, which ends March 31, 2023.
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Japanese Airline Company ANA Invests in Virgin Orbit Flights

By Jen DiMascio Nov 05, 2021
ANA Holdings has an agreement that sets the stage for the purchase of 20 Virgin One LauncherOne rocket flights that would take off from Japan.
Commercial Space

ANA Narrows Loss Despite Domestic Market Restrictions

By Adrian Schofield Jul 30, 2021
All Nippon Airways (ANA) has managed to significantly reduce its losses in its latest quarterly results, keeping it on track to return to profit for the current fiscal year.
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Daily Memo: Asian Carriers Push Green Projects Despite Pandemic

By Adrian Schofield Jul 08, 2021
Recent examples show that airlines in Asia-Pacific are willing to devote resources to sustainability efforts at a time when they are also looking under every rock to cut costs.
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Japanese Carriers Test Domestically Produced SAFs

By Graham Warwick Jun 21, 2021
All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines have committed to being net-zero carbon by 2050, while Japan aims to commercialize domestically produced sustainable aviation fuels by 2030.
Aircraft & Propulsion

ANA’s A380s Set For Return To Hawaii

By David Casey Jun 01, 2021
All Nippon Airway's Airbus A380s have been absent from scheduled service since March 2020.
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ANA Expects To Reverse Losses In Fiscal 2021

By Adrian Schofield Apr 30, 2021
All Nippon Airways (ANA) predicts it will return to net profitability in its current fiscal year that began April 1, despite sinking to a substantial loss in the previous year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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ANA Cuts Loss Estimate After Cost, Tax Revision

By Adrian Schofield Apr 27, 2021
All Nippon Airways (ANA) has significantly reduced its loss forecast for the fiscal year that ended March 31, due partly to achieving greater cost savings than anticipated.
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ANA Says Rebound From Bleak 2020 Has Begun

By Adrian Schofield Jan 29, 2021
All Nippon Airways (ANA) says it is starting to see signs of financial improvement, following heavy losses in 2020 caused by the COVID-19 crisis. The…
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ANA Increases Focus On Smaller Aircraft For Fiscal 2021

By Adrian Schofield Jan 26, 2021
All Nippon Airways (ANA) expects to rely more heavily on smaller aircraft types for both domestic and international flying in its upcoming fiscal year, as it looks to align its operations with expected market conditions.
Crossover Narrowbody Jets

ANA Joins Japanese Team Studying Producing SAF From CO2

By Graham Warwick Dec 02, 2020
Several Japanese companies including All Nippon Airways (ANA) have come together to study business models for recycling captured carbon dioxide (C02) into sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). 
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ANA Looks To Raise $3.2B Through Share Issue

By Adrian Schofield Nov 27, 2020
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the latest airline looking to bolster its balance sheet through a major new share offering, which will be partly used to fund future aircraft deliveries.
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Japan Airlines To Slash Boeing 777 Fleet, Citing COVID-19 Travel Shifts

By Adrian Schofield Oct 30, 2020
Japan Airlines (JAL) plans to cut its widebody fleet by retiring many of its Boeing 777s, following a similar move announced recently by All Nippon Airways (ANA).
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All Nippon Airways Reveals Plan To Launch New Widebody LCC

By Adrian Schofield Oct 27, 2020
All Nippon Airways (ANA) plans to create a new low-cost widebody unit and cut back its mainline fleet as part of a major overhaul of its strategy spurred by the COVID-19 crisis.
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All Nippon Airways Considers Restructuring Business, Fleet Plans

By Adrian Schofield Oct 22, 2020
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is expected to soon reveal details regarding restructuring plans prompted by the financial shock of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Japanese Carriers Scale Back Domestic Plans

By Adrian Schofield Aug 17, 2020
Japan’s two major airlines are continuing to trim down their domestic schedules as a second wave of COVID-19 cases dampens the country’s demand rebound.
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ANA Reaches $1B Quarterly Loss As Revenue Plunges

By Adrian Schofield Jul 29, 2020
All Nippon Airways’ (ANA) significant cost-cutting efforts have been dwarfed by the massive revenue loss caused by the COVID-19 crisis, resulting in heavy net losses for the June quarter.
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ANA Sets 50% Emissions Reduction Target

By Adrian Schofield Jul 22, 2020
All Nippon Airways has committed to an ambitious long-term target for reducing its CO2 emissions as part of its new sustainability plan.
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ANA Lifts Domestic Schedule To 88% In August

By Adrian Schofield Jul 14, 2020
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is continuing the trend of Japanese carriers restoring their domestic networks and cautiously resuming some international…
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