Wednesday, July 17, 2024

ANA is back in Bavaria

Japan’s largest airline All Nippon Airways (ANA) and member of the Star Alliance, is returning to Munich Airport after a pandemic-related break. With the start of the summer flight schedule, the 5-star airline is thus resuming its nonstop connection from Munich to Tokyo’s city-near Haneda Airport. Initially, the route is operated three times a week […]

DoKaSch Temperature Solutions and All Nippon Airways sign master rental agreement

All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest airline, and DoKaSch Temperature Solutions have signed a Master Rental Agreement. The German specialist for active temperature-controlled packaging solutions is henceforth providing its Opticooler containers to ANA’s PRIO PHARMA, a dedicated product for pharmaceuticals, and PRIO TEMP, a temperature-controlled product for non-pharmaceuticals. By combining ANA’s strong global network with the […]

All Nippon Airways and Nouvelair choose WFS for UK cargo handling contracts

Worldwide Flight Services’ (WFS) nationwide cargo handling network in the UK has earned new contracts with All Nippon Airways (ANA) and the Tunisian airline, Nouvelair. ANA has signed a three-year agreement with WFS to provide offline cargo reception points at 11 regional airports: Aberdeen, Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, London Gatwick, Manchester, […]

Lufthansa and ANA celebrate five years together

Lufthansa Cargo and All Nippon Airways (ANA) Cargo plan to integrate further products as their joint venture celebrates its fifth anniversary. The joint venture was launched in December 2014 on routes from Japan to Europe and later widened in the opposite direction. Customers benefit from direct access to more destinations, faster and more frequent connections […]

Stockholm Arlanda to gain direct link to Tokyo

Stockholm will receive its first direct route to Tokyo in over 30 years when All Nippon Airways (ANA) launches services in the summer of 2020. The Stockholm Arlanda – Tokyo Haneda will provide faster links to one of Sweden’s most important export markets in Asia. As a major export market, about 150 Swedish companies have […]

All Nippon Airways’ first 777F enters service

ANA launches SAF Initiative

All Nippon Airways’ first Boeing 777 Freighter has started operations with flights from Tokyo to Shanghai via Kansai. The 777F, nicknamed Blue Jay arrived on 24 May at Tokyo Haneda International Airport, making All Nippon Airways the first airline in Japan to operate the aircraft type. From today (2 July) until 25 August, it is […]

The land of rising air cargo volumes

An improving Japanese economy as well as rising global demand for electronics, automotive parts and even salmon is helping the airfreight market leap forward, writes David Craik. Lufthansa has recorded a 27 per cent increase in capacity to Japan in the last 12 to 18 months both in freighter and belly to destinations including Tokyo […]

International cargo makes up for weaker domestic demand for ANA

Strong international growth made up for weaker domestic demand in the 2017 fiscal year for Japanese airline All Nippon Airways (ANA). International revenue increased by 26.5 per cent to 118 billion yen ($1 billion) and freight carried was up 4.3 per cent to 994,000 tonnes with automotive parts and electronics bound for North America and […]

All Nippon Airways to add two 777 Freighters to its fleet

All Nippon Airways (ANA) will introduce two Boeing 777 Freighters to its fleet in response to the expanding market in Asia, China and North America. The aircraft will be capable of transporting oversized cargo and special items such as aircraft engines, semiconductor manufacturing equipment, lithium batteries and pharmaceuticals in large quantities. Delivery is scheduled for […]

ANA signs United for Wildlife Buckingham Palace Declaration

All Nippon Airways has become the first Japanese airline to sign the United for Wildlife Buckingham Palace Declaration to crack down on illegal trafficking of wildlife. The initiative was created by the Royal Foundation of The Duke & Duchess of Cambridge & Prince Harry, who invited representatives of the transport industry to pledge their support […]

NCA and ANA sign strategic business partnership

Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) and All Nippon Airways (ANA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to build a strategic partnership between the two Japanese airlines. The partnership will consist of three key elements: code share, block space and maintenance support. Within the first half of the 2018 fiscal year, NCA and ANA plan to […]

ANA and United add routes from America to joint venture

All Nippon Airways and United Airlines are expanding their cargo joint venture to include routes from the US and Canada to Japan. The airlines started joint sales and enhanced operation of shipments originating in Japan bound for the US and Canada in July 2016, and the upgrade will take effect on 6 February. The Japanese […]

New domestic cargo routes on the horizon for All Nippon Airways

All Nippon Airways (ANA) will add new domestic cargo routes in Japan driven by rising demand for Japanese goods from other Asian countries. It says demand for Japanese goods from the Kyushu market led to the airline deciding to open routes from Osaka/Kansai to Kitakyushu and from Kitakyushu to Okinawa. The airline says regular freighter […]

International cargo revenue falls 17.7% at All Nippon Airways

International cargo revenue at All Nippon Airways (ANA) slumped by 17.7 per cent in the 2016 financial year despite freight volumes seeing strong growth. Revenue was 93.3 billion yen ($838 million) compared to 113.3 billion yen the previous year, despite freight growing 17.7 per cent to 954,000 tonnes, and tonne kilometres were up 17.5 per […]

Atlas posts Q4 income surge and hails ‘historic’ year

Atlas Air Boeing 747-8F

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings posted income from continuing operations, net of taxes, of $28.7 million for the three months ended on 31 December, 2016. Results compared with a loss from continuing operations, net of taxes, of $37.6 million for the three months ended 31 December, 2015, which was primarily due to charges of $102.8 million associated with an air cargo […]

Profits rise at All Nippon Airways despite sliding cargo revenue

All Nippon Airways profits rose 18 per cent in nine months despite cargo revenue falling 23.6 per cent on international routes. The airline made a profit of 86.5 billion yen ($759 million) in the nine months up to 31 December 2016 and revenue was down 2.7 per cent to 1.3 trillion yen. Cargo revenue on […]

New temperature controlled service at All Nippon Airways

All Nippon Airways (ANA) and Innovation thru Energy have launched PRIO IB Fixed Temp services, allowing temperature-controlled shipments to retain necessary temperatures for up to 100 hours. Using the PRIO IB Fixed Temp’s IceBattery, temperature ranges can be maintained for up to 100 hours if the range is between 2C and 8C. The other temperature […]

50th Boeing 787 Dreamliner for All Nippon Airways

All Nippon Airways (ANA) has become the first carrier in the world to operate 50 Boeing 787 Dreamliners following a ceremony at Boeing’s Everett Delivery Center. The Japanese carrier was the 787 launch customer when it ordered 50 in 2004, with the first aircraft entering service in 2011, and since then it has ordered an […]

Weak cargo revenue hits All Nippon Airways profits

All Nippon Airways (ANA) has seen profits fall by 20.7 per cent in the first quarter of the 2016 financial year, due to a number of factors including international cargo. Profits in the quarter were down to 6.6 billion yen ($65 million) and revenue dipped by 2.3 per cent to 404.4 billion yen. Domestic cargo […]

Overcapacity causes Lufthansa Cargo to make loss

Lufthansa Cargo has made an EBITDA loss of four million euros ($4.4 million) as it continues to suffer overcapacity and competition from Bosporus and Gulf carriers. Revenue has fallen by 19.1 per cent to 976 million euros for the logistics segment, which consists of Lufthansa Cargo, unit load device management firm, Jettainer; its stake in […]

ANA – United joint cargo venture to start on 5 July

All Nippon Airways and United Airlines are to start their joint cargo venture on trans-Pacific routes from 5 July. The joint venture and aligned operations will start on flights from Japan to the US and Canada, followed by routes from North America to Japan at an unspecified date “in the near future”. The Japanese carrier […]

All Nippon Airways to start Phnom Penh services

All Nippon Airways (ANA) is to start daily Boeing 787-8 flights from Tokyo to Phnom Penh from 1 September. Flight number NH817 will leave Tokyo’s Narita International Airport at 10.50h and arrive at Phnom Penh International Airport in Cambodia’s capital at 15.10h. The return flight, NH818, will leave Phnom Penh at 22.50h and arrive in […]

United Lufthansa cooperation planned

New United Airlines Cargo website

Lufthansa and United Airlines plan to enhance their cooperation to include cargo operations on routes between the US and Europe. The airlines are discussing the cooperation to create a more efficient and comprehensive transatlantic network with more choice for cargo customers. They are discussing possible elements of cooperation including information technology services and facilities. The cooperation […]

Lufthansa and ANA expand partnership in Japan

Lufthansa Cargo and All Nippon Airways (ANA) Cargo have expanded their joint network in Japan by adding services – just as the carriers celebrate one year since their partnership kicked-off. As of today, 1 December they have started servicing industrial metropolis Fukuoka, on the southern Japanese island of Kyushu. This Japan to Europe service will […]

Lufthansa profits increase but Cargo makes a loss

Lufthansa Group has seen profit increase by 262.7 per cent to 1.7 billion euros ($1.9 billion) helped by selling its stake in JetBlue, the Cargo division making a loss in the third quarter. The Group says 500 million euros of the 1.7 billion euros profit came from selling its equity stake in JetBlue in the […]

Brussels Airport growth driven by freighter traffic

Brussels Airport has seen cargo volumes increase by 1.6 per cent in September to 39,533 tonnes, with rises in freighter cargo making up for falls in bellyhold. Freighter cargo rose by 6.5 per cent in September to 28,273 tonnes with full freighter volumes increasing by 8.2 per cent to 11,169 tonnes, helped by Ethiopian Airlines […]