Japan Airlines

Japan Airlines takes delivery of first A350 XWB

Japan Airlines (JAL) has taken delivery of its first A350 XWB at Airbus Headquarters in Toulouse, France. The A350-900 is the first aircraft produced by Airbus for JAL. The milestone event was attended by JAL Representative Director and Chairman Yoshiharu Ueki and Airbus Chief Commercial Officer Christian Scherer. Altogether, JAL has ordered 31 A350 XWB…

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E190 makes Japan debut

Osaka, Japan, Embraer announced the debut of the E190 jet in Japan with J-AIR, subsidiary of leading carrier Japan Airlines. The inaugural revenue flight took place between Osaka (Itami Airport) and Kagoshima. The entry of the first E190 in J-AIR’s fleet brings the current number of E-Jets operating across Japan to 28. “The E-Jets have…

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Japan Airlines to Add Up to 27 E-Jets to its Fleet

São José dos Campos, Brazil, – Embraer S.A. has signed a firm order with Japan Airlines (JAL) for a total of 15 E-Jets comprising the E170 and the E190 jets models, as well as for an additional twelve E-Jets family options. The value of the firm order is estimated at USD 677 million, based on…

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Japan Airlines and Airbus first order

Courtesy Airbus Japan Airlines (JAL) has signed a purchase agreement for 31 A350 XWBs (18 A350-900s and 13 A350-1000s), plus options for a further 25 aircraft. This is JAL’s first ever order for Airbus aircraft.* It is also the first order Airbus has received from Japan for the A350 XWB, confirming its continuing success with…

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Embraer Discloses Firm Order from JAL

Paris, France, June 18, 2013 – Embraer S.A. (NYSE: ERJ; BM&FBOVESPA: EMBR3) disclosed a firm order from Japan Airlines (JAL) today for another four Embraer 170 jets. The firm order is already included in Embraer’s backlog as an “undisclosed” customer. With this new agreement, the total number of firm orders for the E170 from JAL…

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Japan Airlines First Delivery of two 787 Dreamliners

Courtesy Boeing EVERETT, Wash /PRNewswire/ — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Japan Airlines (JAL) yesterday celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first two 787 Dreamliners. JAL is the first airline to take delivery of a 787 powered by fuel-efficient General Electric GEnx engines. The 787 Dreamliner is more efficient to operate and has lower fuel use…

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Boeing Unveils First 787 to enter Service for Japan Airline

Courtesy Boeing EVERETT, Wash., Dec. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — The first Boeing (NYSE: BA) 787 Dreamliner to enter service for Japan Airlines (JAL) rolled out of the paint hangar last night. The airplane’s livery features the iconic new brand mark on its tail and underscores the airline’s commitment to provide the highest level of service…

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Boeing Delivers 50th 767 to Japan Airlines

 Photo Provided Courtesy of Boeing SEATTLE, May 11, 2009 — Boeing [NYSE: BA] delivered the 50th 767 jetliner to Japan Airlines (JAL), the fifth-largest 767 operator in the world. The 767-300ER is the 404th Boeing airplane delivered to Tokyo-based JAL Group, a Boeing- and McDonnell Douglas-heritage customer since 1960. Above, the new JAL jet takes…

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