767-200 & 200ER AeroMexico, American, ANA, Delta, EL AL, Ethiopian, JAL, MALEV, TWA, United, USAir 767-300 & 300ER Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alitalia, American, ANA, Asiana, Canadian, Continental, Delta, Ethiopian, EVA Air, Gulf Air, JAA, JAL, KLM, LAN Chile, LOT, M...Jump to post
Shortest Widebody: NGO-NRT (212mi) JAL 747-400
Longest Narrowbody: NRT-SVO (4676mi) Aeroflot Il-62
An-24: MIAT, SAT Sakhalin
Il-62: Aeroflot, CSA, Interflug, LOT,
Il-86: Aeroflot, China Xinjiang
Tu-154: Aeroflot, Balkan, CSA, Cubana, LOT, MALEV, MIAT, S7, Uzbekistan
Tu-204: Vladivostok Avia
Yak-40: Tajik Air, Vladivostok Avia,
JL introduced 747-300 to Europe in April 1986 when launched its Trans-Siberian non-stop service. NRT-CDG-NRT on April 5,1986 and NRT-LHR-NRT on April 7,1986. 747-300 served various routes as follows. From 1986 to OCT 31,1991. NRT-ANC-AMS-CDG-AMS-ANC-NRT NRT-ANC-AMS-ZRH-AMS-ANC-NRT NRT-ANC-CDG-ANC-NR...Jump to post
AY's HEL-NRT route was inaugurated on 22 April 1983, only one flight per week with DC-10-30ER (N345HC).
AY was the first airline with nonstop flight between Europe and Japan.
example: when did Lufthansa first ever start flying to Bangkok, or Johannesburg, or Tokyo,....). Lufthansa's inaugural flight to Tokyo was January 23, 1961. LH 640/646 FRA-FCO-CAI-DHA-KHI-CCU-BKK-HKG-HND by B-707. Inaugural to OSA (ITM) was April 3, 1969. LH 650/652/654 FRA-DUS/HAM/CPH-ANC-HND-ITM ...Jump to post
-100: JL -100SR: JL, NH -100SUD: JL -200: AC, AF, AZ, BA, CA, CS, FJ, IB, JL, NH, NW, PK, PR -300: AI, AN, CX, EG, JL, KE, MH, QF, RG, SN, SQ, SR, TG, UT -300SR: JL -400: AC, AF, AI, BA, BR, CI, CP, CX, GA, JL, KE, KL, LH, MH, NH, NW, NZ, OZ, QF, RG, TG, SA, SQ, UA -400D: JL, NH -SP: AA, CA, CI, IR,...Jump to post
Ishrion wrote:Is there any source on that? Can’t seem to find anything with a breakdown of each variant being retired.
Additional retirement in FY2020
777-300ER : 13
777-300 : 2
777-200ER/200 : 7
767-300ER/300 : 5
737-700 : 1
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...Jump to post
smi0006 wrote:44F how many cabin crew did they have?
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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
A350 especially nose part.
Japan's first evacuation flight depart at 20:00 JST from HND to WUH.
ANA B767 (JA607A)
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
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...Jump to post
Nikkei article: ANA-SIA will announces JV within this month.
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...Jump to post
tu204 wrote:hongkongflyer wrote:wow 10 FA to 105 passengers
I'd love to see that the interior configuration at 105 seats!
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.