Japan Airlines gets in the Olympic spirit with a specially painted aircraft

Japan Airlines (JAL) will deploy a specially painted aircraft
on selected domestic routes to show its support for the country’s sportsmen and
sportswomen, who will be participating in this year’s summer Olympics.

A Boeing 777-200, registered JA772J, will feature the
official slogan of the Japanese Olympic Committee – “Gambare! Nippon!”
(“Go for it! Japan!”).
The face of Yohei Ucimura, a two-time Olympic silver medallist for gymnastics, will
be on the aircraft, alongside the logos JAL and the committee’s official sports
club partner, Konami Sports and Life.

The aircraft will be used on flights from Tokyo‘s
Haneda airport to Sapporo, Fukuoka,
Okinawa and Osaka
from 27 May till September 2012.


Credit goes to Japan Airlines.

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