Top News on Japan Airlines

  • FAA should re-evaluate risk on lithium ion batteries: NTSB

    The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) should re-evaluate the risk of internal short circuits within permanently installed lithium-ion batteries on commercial aircraft, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) says in new recommendations released on 22 May.

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  • PICTURES: 747 retired from passenger service in Japan

    Japanese carrier All Nippon Airways (ANA) formally retired its Boeing 747 aircraft, marking a key milestone in the...

  • Boeing, FAA share blame for 787 reliability issues

    ​Boeing and the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on 19 March jointly blamed the 787’s “teething issues” and ...

  • GE-powered JAL 787 has in-flight shutdown

    A Japan Airlines Boeing 787 pilot on 9 March commanded an in-flight engine shut down after receiving an oil pressure...

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  • JAL to suspend Tokyo Narita-Okinawa service

    News | 20 Aug 2014 08:44 | Firdaus Hashim

    Japan Airlines (JAL) will suspend its daily Tokyo Narita-Okinawa service, once the winter schedule takes effect on 26 October.
  • ANALYSIS: Alliance shifts continue as joint ventures take hold

    News | 19 Aug 2014 11:41 | Graham Dunn

    While much of the attention among global alliance members has been on developing joint venture partnerships in key markets, it has still been a busy 12 months for all three groupings.
  • OPINION: Airline siblings must harmonise to avoid cannibalisation

    News | 19 Aug 2014 09:56 | Shakeel Adam

    Shakeel Adam is managing partner of Aviado Partners, a global consultancy specialising in airline commercial issues and assisting carriers to maximise their partnership potential; his Twitter handle is @shakeeladam
  • Japan to acquire two 777-300ERs for VIP role

    News | 13 Aug 2014 02:54 | Greg Waldron

    ​The Japanese government plans to obtain two Boeing 777-300ER aircraft to replace a pair of 747-400s used for the VIP transport mission.
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 4-11 August 2014

    News | 11 Aug 2014 09:00 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Virgo Investment acquires 737-700s from FLY Leasing
  • WestJet seeks to expand JAL codeshare to US flights

    News | 30 Jul 2014 14:43 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Calgary-based WestJet has requested permission from the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to place Japan Airlines' flight code on WestJet flights between Canada and any point in the USA.