ANA Outlines Boeing 747 Retirement Promotional Flights

ANA on Friday 30AUG13 announced Promotional flights for its Boeing 747-400 aircraft, as the Star Alliance member plans to retire the Jumbo Jet in late-March 2014.

Pikachu Jumbo
ANA Boeing 747-400 Pikachu Jumbo (JA8957) to operate FINAL service on 30SEP13, Tokyo Haneda – Okinawa route
NH127 HND0855 – 1125OKA 744
NH126 OKA1220 – 1445HND 744

“Homecoming Flight”
ANA Plans to operate a series of “Homecoming Flight” on routes previously served by Boeing 747-400. Note planned operation remains subject to change.
27OCT13 Tokyo Haneda – Hakodate NH853/854
10NOV13 Tokyo Haneda – Komatsu NH969/970
17NOV13 Tokyo Haneda – Hiroshima NH673/676
22NOV13 Okinawa – Nagoya NH302/307
01DEC13 Tokyo Haneda – Kagoshima NH621/624
08DEC13 Tokyo Haneda – Nagasaki NH661/664

January 1 Flight
ANA’s Annual Special January 1 flight in 2014 is scheduled to be operated by Boeing 747-400

FINAL Flight (Not included in ANA Press Release)
As per 30AUG13 GDS Inventory display, ANA continues to display Tokyo Haneda – Okinawa NH137/136 service on 29MAR14 as tentative FINAL Boeing 747 service