Final Service Dates of JAL A300 and B747

As per 10AUG10 GDS timetable display, JAL is retiring Boeing 747-400 and Airbus A300-600R fleet in the Winter 2010/11 season.

Per display, confirmed to-date for Final 747-400 Service on Domestic flights is on 30OCT10, JL538 Sapporo to Tokyo Haneda. Final 747-400 International flight is on 28FEB11, JO075 Honolulu to Tokyo Narita (arriving 01MAR11).

Also, a number of routes currently scheduled to be operated by Airbus A300-600R is listed below with their respective final operation date:

Boeing 747-400
Tokyo Haneda – Okinawa JL905/906 30OCT10
Tokyo Haneda – Sapporo JL535/538 30OCT10
Tokyo Narita – Honolulu JO076/075 28FEB11 (Arrival to NRT is 01MAR11)

Based on current plan, JO075 is to be the very last Boeing 747 service with JAL. The airline’s very first Boeing 747 operation was 01JUL70, Tokyo – Honolulu – Los Angeles.

Airbus A300-600R (Edit: Below dates are subject to change)
Tokyo Haneda – Akita 2 of 4 Daily service with AB6 30OCT10
Tokyo Haneda – Fukuoka JL319/326 28FEB11
Tokyo Haneda – Hiroshima JL1611/1612 31JAN11
Tokyo Haneda – Izumo 2 of 5 Daily 28FEB11
Tokyo Haneda – Kagoshima JL1875/1878 28FEB11
Tokyo Haneda – Kushiro JL1147/1146 30OCT10
Tokyo Haneda – Matsuyama 3 of 5 Daily 30OCT10
Tokyo Haneda – Oita JL1787/1790 28FEB11
Tokyo Haneda – Osaka Itami JL103/110 28FEB11
Tokyo Haneda – Sapporo JL541/546 30OCT10
Tokyo Haneda – Takamatsu JL1409/1410 17DEC10
Tokyo Haneda – Tokachi-Obihiro 3 of 4 Daily service with AB6 28FEB11
Tokyo Haneda – Tokushima JL1433/1434 31JAN11

There are some other routes not mentioned above is being showing operated by Airbus A300-600R beyond 26MAR11. The very last A300-600R flight, therefore, is currently unable to be confirmed.

Above mentioned routes, specific flight numbers and last day of operation for each aircraft, are subject to change, which may results in final service on earlier or later dates. In addition, pending on demands, Boeing 747-400 and Airbus A300-600R may operate on specific routes and dates not mentioned above as substituting aircraft.