ANA (All Nippon Airways) (Tokyo) has introduced its new “ANA × GUNDAM JET” Boeing 777-300 logojet. The Triple Seven displays real-life size graphics of the robot on the side of the aircraft. The aircraft was introduced on July 16 between Tokyo (Haneda) and Osaka (Itami) and will later operate on other ANA domestic routes until March 2011. Furthermore, ANA will retail special-edition GUNDAM model kits, exclusively designed with ANA corporate colors, on its international flights between July 1, 2010 and February 28, 2011.
In other news, ANA recently exercised options to purchase Aviation Partners Boeing Blended Winglets for installation on five new 767-300 ER’s that are scheduled to be delivered from Boeing starting in 2011. Added to their initial order of four, finalized in August 2009, this new order brings ANA’s commitment for 767-300 ER Blended Winglets to nine systems. ANA is scheduled to start their first installation of 767-300 ER Blended Winglets in September of this year.