All Nippon Airways, from 21st January 2012, launches its first long-haul route with the Boeing 787, to Frankfurt, Germany. The service initially operates thrice weekly, and goes up to daily from 1st February.
NH203 HND 0100 - 0525 FRA 787 146 (D from 1st Feb)
NH204 FRA 1115 - 0645+1 HND 787 146 (D from 1st Feb)
The flight is code-shared by Lufthansa.
ANA has stated in its press release thatShell seats in Economy class were used by AirAsia X and Cathay Pacific in the recent past, and both have since replaced them with conventional seats after numerous complaints from customers.
Economy Class will be equipped with 'Fixed Back Shell' seats that let passengers recline without disturbing those in the seats behind and in front of them.