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by Tabito
Thu Jun 11, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Atlantic Moscow/Tokyo 1980's/90's
Replies: 15
Views: 3502

Re: Virgin Atlantic Moscow/Tokyo 1980's/90's

Pottok wrote:
When do they stop to serve Moscow ?


VS switched LGW to LHR and began all non-stop service to NRT from May 1991.

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by Tabito
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Atlantic Moscow/Tokyo 1980's/90's
Replies: 15
Views: 3502

Re: Virgin Atlantic Moscow/Tokyo 1980's/90's

YALAS wrote:
Just to piggyback on this, was VS allowed to carry traffic on the SVO-NRT sector or was it just a tech stop?


VS had traffic rights on NRT-SVO and SVO-LGW.

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by Tabito
Wed Jun 10, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Atlantic Moscow/Tokyo 1980's/90's
Replies: 15
Views: 3502

Re: Virgin Atlantic Moscow/Tokyo 1980's/90's

VS900 LGW 14:00 - NRT 09:30+1 Wed. Thu. Fri. 742 VS904 LGW 10:25 - SVO (Dep)17:15 - NRT 08:35+1 Mon. 742 VS901 NRT12:30 - LGW 16:45 Thu. Fri. Sat. 742 VS905 NRT12:30 - SVO (Arr)15:55 - LGW 18:50 Tue. 742 From NRT Airport Timetable OCT 1989. Sorry no exact times LGW-SVO and SVO-LGW sectors. VS900 LHR...

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by Tabito
Sun Apr 12, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Questions about JAL's B747-200 Executive Express
Replies: 28
Views: 6635

Re: Questions about JAL's B747-200 Executive Express

smi0006 wrote:
44F how many cabin crew did they have?


6 cockpit crew and 20 cabin crew for J-51 (286 passengers) configuration.

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by Tabito
Sun Apr 12, 2020 5:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Questions about JAL's B747-200 Executive Express
Replies: 28
Views: 6635

Re: Questions about JAL's B747-200 Executive Express

Was it the same for JALs Big Ben Express? I flew the Hawaii Express as a child but don't recall anything out of the ordinary JAL introduced exclusive 747-400 (JA8087, JA8088, JA8090, JA8901) for NRT-JFK and NRT-LHR from 1992. Called "Big Apple Express" and "Big Ben Express". 012...

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by Tabito
Sun Apr 12, 2020 5:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Questions about JAL's B747-200 Executive Express
Replies: 28
Views: 6635

Re: Questions about JAL's B747-200 Executive Express

The company called 3 B747-200 as Executive Express, with just Business and First Class and, AFAIK, the 747 upper deck had beds for the First Class. Standard configuration of Executive Express. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Dxrl6kXVAAI95Qi?format=jpg&name=900x900 "Jumbo Jet to New York. 20 ho...

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by Tabito
Thu Mar 19, 2020 5:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VARIG Brazil/LAN Chile/Aerolinas Argentinas routes to Asia/Oceania
Replies: 34
Views: 3586

Re: VARIG Brazil/LAN Chile/Aerolinas Argentinas routes to Asia/Oceania

Don't recall the Japan bound flight numbers. Dispatched all of them several times back in the 90s and 00s. RG830 SAO-RIO-LAX-NRT RG831 NRT-LAX-RIO-SAO RG832 RIO-SAO-LIM-LAX-NRT RG833 NRT-LAX-LIM-SAO-RIO RG834 SAO-RIO-LAX-NRT RG835 NRT-LAX-RIO-SAO (Jan 1991) RG838/JL23 RIO-SAO-LAX-NRT RG839/JL24 NRT...

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by Tabito
Thu Mar 19, 2020 4:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VARIG Brazil/LAN Chile/Aerolinas Argentinas routes to Asia/Oceania
Replies: 34
Views: 3586

Re: VARIG Brazil/LAN Chile/Aerolinas Argentinas routes to Asia/Oceania

RG started their operation to Japan from May 1968, SAO-RIO-LIM-LAX-TYO by 707.
RG also operated RIO-SAO-LAX-NGO by 747-300 from January 1992

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by Tabito
Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your List Of Discontinued Routes You Have Flown
Replies: 109
Views: 8245

Re: Your List Of Discontinued Routes You Have Flown

NRT-HKG-CCU AI

NRT-BKK-SIN-DAC BG

GUM-CNS CS
GUM-NOU CS

NRT-PEK-THR IR

NRT-ANC-HAM JL
NRT-BKK-KHI-BAH-JED-ATH JL
NRT-JFK-GRU JL

KIX-RGN NH

NRT-KCH MH

NRT-MNL-BKK-KHI PK

NRT-DRW QF

NGO-LAX-GRU RG

NRT-ANC-ARN SK

KIJ-KHV SU

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by Tabito
Sun Feb 02, 2020 3:15 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What former airports have you flown into?
Replies: 45
Views: 2144

Re: What former airports have you flown into?

Athens Ellinikon
Berlin Tempelhof
Hong Kong Kai tak
Ishigaki
Johnston Atoll (only tech-stop)
Kitakyusyu
Montreal Mirabel
Tanegashima

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by Tabito
Fri Jan 31, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANA - Singapore Airlines to form JV
Replies: 32
Views: 6440

Re: ANA - Singapore Airlines to form JV

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by Tabito
Tue Jan 28, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1387
Views: 211050

Re: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread

Japan's first evacuation flight depart at 20:00 JST from HND to WUH.
ANA B767 (JA607A)

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by Tabito
Tue Jan 28, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What former carriers have you flown?
Replies: 102
Views: 3294

Re: What former carriers have you flown?

Air Afrique Air Central (Nakanihon Airlines) Air Hokkaido Air Inter Air Mandalay Air Nippon Air Pacific Ansett Australia Balkan British Caledonian British Midland CAAC Canadian (Canadian Pacific) Continental Continental Micronesia Deutsche BA Indian Japan Asia Jet Airways LAB MALEV Merpati Nusantara...

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by Tabito
Tue Jan 28, 2020 5:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1387
Views: 211050

Re: Wuhan Evacuation Flights - Who is operating?

ANA evacuation flight delays due to PRC government approval.
One 767 of two evacuation flights will depart soon and return from Wuhan to Tokyo Haneda tomorrow morning.

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by Tabito
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: JL and NH and their Tokyo crew bases
Replies: 1
Views: 1153

Re: JL and NH and their Tokyo crew bases

Both airlines Tokyo Base crew cover HND and NRT, even they fly both domestic and international flight.

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by Tabito
Fri Jan 24, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations
Replies: 398
Views: 92581

Re: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations

ANA International flight terminal allocation (From 29 MAR 2020) Terminal 2 (Current ANA Domestic Terminal) Asia Beijing Capital Ho Chi Minh City Jakarta Qingdao Singapore Sydney Taipei Songshan Europe Frankfurt Istanbul London Heathrow Moscow Domodedovo Munich Paris CDG Stockholm Vienna North Americ...

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by Tabito
Thu Jan 23, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations
Replies: 398
Views: 92581

Re: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations

ANA HND New and additional flight Schedule Asia Delhi (from 29 MAR 2020) NH837 HND 09:50 - DEL 16:05 D 789 NH838 DEL 18:10 - HND 05:35+1 D 789 Ho Chi Minh City (from 29 MAR 2020) NH891 HND 16:45 - SGN 21:10 D 789 NH892 SGN 22:30 - HND 06:30+1 D 789 Qingdao (from 29 MAR 2020) NH949 HND 09:55 - TAO 12...

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by Tabito
Tue Jan 21, 2020 5:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANA - Singapore Airlines to form JV
Replies: 32
Views: 6440

Re: ANA - Singapore Airlines to form JV

Will this move open the oppirtunity for CX and JL to form a JV for HKG-Japan flights? They have extensive codesharing for most routes to and from Japan and HK vice versa. Believe they already have a JV. Michael Not JV, only code share and FFP agreement between CX/JL/KA. Current JV: Trans Pacific AA...

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by Tabito
Mon Jan 20, 2020 6:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore granted 5th Freedom Tokyo-New York rights
Replies: 60
Views: 15779

Re: Singapore granted 5th Freedom Tokyo-New York rights

Nikkei article: ANA-SIA will announces JV within this month.
https://www.nikkei.com/article/DGXMZO54579870Z10C20A1MM8000/

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by Tabito
Thu Jan 16, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: US-Soviet flights during the cold war?
Replies: 6
Views: 863

Re: US-Soviet flights during the cold war?

Pan Am Nonstop Boeing 747 service between the United States and Soviet Union, 1988
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KkTTgaTKm5Q

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by Tabito
Wed Jan 15, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JAL TU114 in 1967
Replies: 29
Views: 4691

Re: JAL TU114 in 1967

Interesting photos from japanese sites. http://www.tt-museum.jp/cold_0190_jl1969.html https://images.app.goo.gl/GiFu6rx4SRpNBxmz8 https://jp.rbth.com/travel/2017/04/18/744801 http://legotrain.seesaa.net/upload/detail/image/18aps00.jpg.html http://dansa.minim.ne.jp/a3611T-1967-Tu114.htm https://jp.sp...

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by Tabito
Wed Jan 15, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JAL TU114 in 1967
Replies: 29
Views: 4691

Re: JAL TU114 in 1967

tu204 wrote:
hongkongflyer wrote:
wow 10 FA to 105 passengers


I'd love to see that the interior configuration at 105 seats!


Seat Map
https://travel.watch.impress.co.jp/img/trw/docs/1056/065/html/07.jpg.html

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by Tabito
Sun Dec 08, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Udon restaurant in Anchorage airport
Replies: 4
Views: 1650

Re: Udon restaurant in Anchorage airport

IIRC, restaurant name was "Alaska Udon" in 80's. They don't exist anymore.
Japanese Udon chef opened Udon bar in 60's.
JAL's catering subsidiary took over the management in early 80's.
After ceased Japan-Europe Polar route in 90's, Korean company continued restaurant a few years.

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by Tabito
Sat Dec 07, 2019 5:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japan Airlines Eyeing New U.S. Destinations
Replies: 130
Views: 18859

Re: Japan Airlines Eyeing New U.S. Destinations

wedgetail737 wrote:
I think it'll be PDX...since they get feed from AS.


Some Japanese media reported ZIP Air's first TPAC destination will be PDX and HNL.

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by Tabito
Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air France announces to fly triple daily to Tokyo Haneda
Replies: 6
Views: 2783

Re: Air France announces to fly triple daily to Tokyo Haneda

dirk88 wrote:
They were just handed 1 daily slot right? If they have three now somehow, why not use one for KL which has 0?


France has 2 daytime and 1 nighttime slots.

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by Tabito
Sun Dec 01, 2019 3:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why JAL has fewer international destinations than ANA?
Replies: 43
Views: 8981

Re: Why JAL has fewer international destinations than ANA?

USAirALB wrote:
Didn't JAL serve IAD at one point? I recall seeing a Sakura Lounge listed on an IAD terminal map at one point.


JL served IAD-NRT from March1991 to November 1995.

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by Tabito
Sat Nov 30, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations
Replies: 398
Views: 92581

Re: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations

Russia service from HND in NS2020

Moscow Domodedovo (DME)
NH (not yet fixed)

Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO)
JL 1 daily
SU 1 daily

Vladivostok (VVO)
S7 1 daily

JL will suspend current NRT-DME, will transfer from DME to SVO for code share agreement with SU.
SU will end NRT operation.

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by Tabito
Sat Nov 30, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why JAL has fewer international destinations than ANA?
Replies: 43
Views: 8981

Re: Why JAL has fewer international destinations than ANA?

Mainland China(exclude HKG): JL: PVG/SHA PEK CAN DLC TSN(from NGO) NH: PVG/SHA PEK CAN DLC TAO CTU WUH HGH SHE XMN SZX(next year) NH has 11 vesus JL only has 5 Japan-PRC flight expansion difference between ANA and JAL is results from long relationship with ANA and CAAC. Especially first prime minis...

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by Tabito
Sat Nov 30, 2019 5:14 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why Didn't Swissair and Sabena order The 747-400?
Replies: 34
Views: 5044

Re: Why Didn't Swissair and Sabena order The 747-400?

Both didn't need the 744 as they were not big in Asia. In the late 90's, SN uses their 747-300 Combi to JNB and NRT, in fact SN took the last -300 combi in 1990, NRT was dropped in 2001 just before SN folded, SR to several US Cities like ATL, BOS (non daily), Mumbai and Hong Kong, they don't need t...

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by Tabito
Tue Nov 26, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Everybody gets three boarding passes in Japan. Why?
Replies: 17
Views: 5700

Re: Everybody gets three boarding passes in Japan. Why?

In case of ANA domestic boarding procedure at HND, I always use mobile phone with IC functionality for boarding, so I don't have paper "Barding pass". When pass through security check point, receive "Security certificate" (small pink paper). And pass through the boarding gate, re...

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by Tabito
Mon Nov 25, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Airline Europe <-> Asia
Replies: 10
Views: 769

Re: Best Airline Europe <-> Asia

For Europe-Japan route, I like VIE, BRU and DUS for transit point with ANA's NRT/HND-VIE/BRU/DUS or Austrian's NRT-VIE. Thanks to LH/LX/NH/OS joint venture, there are many choice of routing in the same price range. ANA: Better catering, Cleanness of cabin and lavatory, Friendly crew. Austrian: Good ...

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by Tabito
Sat Nov 23, 2019 1:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations
Replies: 398
Views: 92581

Re: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations

PRC service from HND in NS2020 Beijing Capital (PEK) CA 5 daily HU 3/w JL 2 daily NH 2 daily Beijing Daxing (PKX) CZ 1 daily MU 1 daily Dalian (DLC) JL 1 daily Guangzhou (CAN) CZ 2 daily JL 1 daily NH 1 daily Qindao (TAO) NH 1 daily Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) FM 1 daily JL 1 daily MU 1 daily NH 1 daily...

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by Tabito
Tue Nov 19, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations
Replies: 398
Views: 92581

Re: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations

3 Alliances North America and Hawaii service from Tokyo NS 2020 Star Alliance HND ORD: 2 daily (NH1 UA1) HNL: 1 daily (NH) IAH: 1 daily (NH) LAX: 3 daily (NH2 UA1) EWR: 1 daily (UA) JFK: 1 daily (NH) SFO: 2 daily (NH1 UA1) SJC: 1 daily (NH) SEA: 1 daily (NH) YYZ: 1 daily (AC) IAD: 2 daily (NH1 UA1)...

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by Tabito
Tue Nov 19, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation - 2019
Replies: 1465
Views: 263950

Re: Nordic Aviation - 2019

Do you think SK will announce a new route to Tokyo? SAS gained a slot at Haneda (as far as I know) and CPH route will probably be moved there leaving the NRT slot unused. It was reported a year ago that SAS might launch ARN–NRT but since ANA launches HND–ARN, it's likely not going to happen. ANA ta...

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by Tabito
Tue Nov 19, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations
Replies: 398
Views: 92581

Re: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations

So if I’m reading this right, JL will go to 2x daily from ORD, 1 HND and 1 NRT, in 2020. In 2021, they will add another ORD-NRT frequency to make it 2x daily NRT and 1x daily HND. Is this correct? JL will serves 1 each daily from HND and NRT to ORD. Current JL9/10 (NRT-ORD) will shifts to HND-ORD a...

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by Tabito
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation November 2019
Replies: 161
Views: 18112

Re: Turkish Aviation November 2019

Official, ANA launch IST-HND from March 2020
https://www.ana.co.jp/group/en/pr/201911/20191119.html

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by Tabito
Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation - 2019
Replies: 1465
Views: 263950

Re: Nordic Aviation - 2019

QuawerAir wrote:
Good News for Stockholm! ANA plans to launch HND–ARN route in S20.


Finally resume ARN-TYO direct service!
Last time, SAS's DC-10 ARN-ANC-NRT joint operation with ANA from 1989 to 1993.

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by Tabito
Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations
Replies: 398
Views: 92581

Re: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations

3 Alliances North America and Hawaii service from Tokyo NS 2020 Sky Team HND ATL: 1 daily (DL) DTW: 1 daily (DL) HNL: 1 daily (DL) LAX: 1 daily (DL) MSP: 1 daily (DL) PDX: 1 daily (DL) SEA: 1 daily (DL) NRT HNL: 1 daily (KE) Star Alliance HND ORD: 2 daily (NH1 UA1) HNL: 1 daily (NH) IAH: 2 daily (NH...

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by Tabito
Wed Nov 13, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Favorite vacation destinations
Replies: 48
Views: 2101

Re: Favorite vacation destinations

Top 3
1. Bonin Islands
2. Micronesia
3. Myanmar and Taiwan

Top 3 -city
1. New York
2. Perth
3. Cape Town

Top 3 bucket list:
1. Namibia
2. Svalbard and Greenland
3. QF Antarctica Flights

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by Tabito
Tue Nov 12, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What routes would you like to see?
Replies: 49
Views: 2864

Re: What routes would you like to see?

JNB or CPT-xxx-NRT (SA or NH)
GRU-xxx-NRT (JL)
LIM-xxx-NRT (AV or LA)
ANC-NRT (AS or JL)
MIA-NRT (AA or JL)
DUB-NRT (NH or JL)
ARN or OSL-HND (NH)
ROR or MAJ-NRT (UA)

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by Tabito
Mon Nov 11, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: All announced new routes thread
Replies: 16
Views: 2931

Re: All announced new routes thread

Interesting Russian airlines expansion to Japan. Aurora (HZ) : Khabarovsk - Tokyo Narita Ural Airlines (U6) : Krasnoyarsk - Vladivostok - Tokyo Narita, Yekaterinburg - Tokyo Narita, Vladivostok - Osaka Kansai S7 Airlines (S7) : Vladivostok - Tokyo Haneda Yakutia (R3) : Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky - Tok...

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by Tabito
Thu Oct 31, 2019 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread - October 2019
Replies: 232
Views: 41206

Re: Indian Aviation Thread - October 2019

JAL has announced NRT - SFO beginning Mar 2020. The timings are well suited for the new BLR flight. Both flight begin on the same day. I am not sure how their BOM, DEL flights are timed. https://press.jal.co.jp/en/release/201910/005371.html The BLR flight is daily while NH’s MAA flight is only 3x w...

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by Tabito
Wed Oct 23, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japan airlines plans Vladivostok service
Replies: 26
Views: 6686

Re: Japan airlines plans Vladivostok service

ANA announced launch for Vladivostok service, starting March 16, 2020. NH883 NRT 11:00 - VVO 14:15 Mo A320neo NH883 NRT 11:10 - VVO 14:25 Fr A320neo NH884 VVO 15:15 - NRT 16:25 Mo A320neo NH884 VVO 15:40 - NRT 16:50 Fr A320neo https://www.ana.co.jp/group/en/pr/201910/20191023.html

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by Tabito
Tue Oct 22, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Ireland Japan Direct Flights?
Replies: 6
Views: 5670

Re: Ireland Japan Direct Flights?

Maybe ANA. There were already some rumors about NH and DUB last year. Do you know the sources of these rumours? I have read in the Japanese aviation magazin "AIRLINE" April 2018's issue that Mr.HIRAKO Yuji ANA's CEO said explores the possibility of new destination in Europe such as BCN, I...

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by Tabito
Tue Oct 22, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Ireland Japan Direct Flights?
Replies: 6
Views: 5670

Re: Ireland Japan Direct Flights?

Maybe ANA. There were already some rumors about NH and DUB last year.

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by Tabito
Sat Oct 12, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations
Replies: 398
Views: 92581

Re: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations

AZ switch their FCO-NRT to HND from 29 Mar 2020.
Schedule is not yet fixed.

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by Tabito
Mon Oct 07, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations
Replies: 398
Views: 92581

Re: Updated: Japan allocates Haneda international slots to 9 nations

AY start daily HEL-HND service from Mar 2020.

AY61 HEL00:50 - 16:15HND
AY62 HND01:35 - 05:30 HEL

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