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All Nippon Airways (ANA) is usually known for it’s nice catering and friendly flight attendants but what one customer just received as Gluten Free Special Meal is less than underwhelming: A single banana!

Special Meal can indeed be “special” and at times very bland depending on what airline you fly but a single piece of fruit including the obligatory sticker from the catering department is something else. [click to continue…]

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Quite a distributing video emerged from ANA flight NH6 that was destined from Narita to Los Angeles this past Monday May 1, 2017.

An American male passenger that was drunk based on the reports caused some havoc before take off and a fight broke out. The passenger had apparently also hit an ANA employee. The male was then arrested and the flight took off an hour and 38 minutes late. [click to continue…]

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ANA All Nippon Airways is testing a  futuristic and actually very practical way of helping maintenance workers with aircraft checks: Flying drones with cameras around the aircraft!

The drone is able to reach otherwise hard to access areas and surfaces of the plane without the maintenance crew having to climb over the structure or inspect it from above on a moving platform. [click to continue…]

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Japan’s All Nippon Airways (ANA) announced that after a series of faults and inflight incidents, the company will replace all of the engines on it’s fleet of fifty Boeing 787 Dreamliners.

ANA B787 Dreamliner

ANA has been the launch customer of the 787 and was plagued from the beginning by delays and later a problem with a battery fire in 2013 that lead to the temporary grounding of the B787 aircraft. [click to continue…]

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Japan’s All Nippon Airways has a promotion that offers eligible customers in the Asia Pacific region who book online with ANA a free Wifi Router for their stay in Japan (up to 4 days).

ANA Free WifiThe Promotion includes customers from Australia and India who purchase their tickets through the ANA website and are able to request a redemption code after their purchase. [click to continue…]

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ANA and Vietnam airlines announced today that ANA would buy 8.8% share of Vietnam Airlines for $108 million.

ANA Vietnam Air

ANA that is Star Alliance members and Vietnam Airlines member of SkyTeam plan to start codesharing flights between Vietnam and Japan. The airlines also plan find synergies in aircraft maintenance and ground handling. [click to continue…]