According to ANA, their entire fleet of 787s is grounded until further notice.
Once NH203 reaches FRA
, it will remain on ground there. It will not return back to Tokyo.
All other flights planned with the 787 for 16JAN are cancelled indefinitely.
ANA presser began at 0230 GMT / 1130 JST.
JAL has followed suit and cancelled all 787 flights planned for 16JAN.
will be operated by 777 on 16JAN.
services will be operated by 777 through 18JAN.
JAL has only announced cancellations for 16JAN; no word on 787 operations after 16JAN.
According to multiple news sources, reports of smoke in the cabin are UNCONFIRMED as of yet.
In other news, LOT starts 787 service on WAW-ORD on 16JAN.
[Edited 2013-01-15 19:02:21]
[Edited 2013-01-15 19:04:33]