Update as of 08NOV13: ANA Schedules Final Boeing 747 Service in March 2014

ANA today (08NOV13) announced additional information regarding the retirement of its Boeing 747-400 aircraft. The Star Alliance member is now scheduled to operate FINAL Boeing 747 service on 31MAR14.

Osaka Itami
ANA to operate Boeing 747 aircraft to Osaka Itami on 12JAN14, with one-time exemption from the airport’s noise regulation. The noise regulation restricts 4-engine aircraft to operate to/from Osaka Itami since 2006.

March 2014
ANA to operate charter flights on board Boeing 747-400 in March 2014. Details to be announced in mid-December 2013.

FINAL Service
ANA to operate FINAL Boeing 747 service on 31MAR14. On 30/31MAR14, ANA to operate following route with Boeing 747 once a day:

30MAR14 Tokyo Haneda – Fukuoka
30MAR14 Tokyo Haneda – Sapporo
31MAR14 Tokyo Haneda – Okinawa

Information and reservation for FINAL service to be announced in late-January 2014. Planned Boeing 747 operation remains subject to change.