Japan Airlines

Japan Airlines Pilot Sentenced to 10-Months in Jail in Alcohol Scandal That Has Rocked Japanese Aviation Industry

A Japan Airlines co-pilot has been sentenced by a British court to 10-months imprisonment after being caught by police attempting to operate a flight while over the alcohol limit.  The incident occurred on 28th October at Heathrow Airport after 42-year…

Japan Airlines Will Launch a New Uniform in Time for the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2020

With less than two years until the next Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo gets underway, Japan Airlines has announced plans to completely overhaul the uniform that over 27,000 members of its staff wear.  The new look will be unveiled just…

Japan Airlines Flight Attendant Drinks a Can of Beer in Lavatory, Spotted By Passenger and Sacked

Reports have emerged of a Japan Airlines flight attendant being dismissed after the crew member snuck into a passenger lavatory mid-flight and downed a can of beer.  The incident took place on the 22nd May during the airline’s JL8791 service from…

Japan Airlines is Partnering With ‘Boom’ to Once Again Make Supersonic Air Travel a Reality

Japan Airlines has today said it will invest $10 million USD in Denver-based, Boom Supersonic to once again make supersonic commercial air travel a reality.  The Japenese airline said it had entered into a strategic partnership to provide expertise and…

Japan Airlines Introducing Free Wi-Fi On All Domestic Flights

Japan Airlines has announced it will now offer free in-flight wi-fi for all passengers on the airline’s domestic routes.  JAL has offered in-flight wi-fi since July 2014 on the majority of its domestic routes but has previously charged eye-watering amounts…