ANA to Start Boeing 787-9 Commercial Service on 07AUG14

ANA today (31JUL14) announced additional details in regards to the first scheduled passenger service (including revenue / commercial service) for its Boeing 787-9 aircraft. The 787-9 will enter commercial service on 07AUG14, 2 days ahead of Air New Zealand’s planned commercial service inauguration.

From 07AUG14, ANA 787-9 aircraft to operate Tokyo Haneda – Fukuoka (FUK), Tokyo Haneda – Osaka Itami (ITM) and Tokyo Haneda – Matsuyama (MYJ).

NH241 HND0725 – 0915FUK 789 (Codeshare flight HA6121 / TG6029)
NH248 FUK1005 – 1150HND 789 (Codeshare flight LH7231 / TG6028)

NH025 HND1300 – 1405ITM 789 (Codeshare flight LH4854)
NH030 ITM1500 – 1615HND 789

NH595 HND1715 – 1840MYJ 789
NH598 MYJ1930 – 2100HND 789

As of 0400GMT, ANA has gradually updated its inventory listing in the GDS and web booking engine, however instead of displaying the code “789”, the airline is displaying “78P” (used by 787-8).

In addition, ANA also announced the configuration for its Boeing 787-9 International aircraft, C48W21Y146.