ANA & JP Express

ANA & JP Express Co., Ltd. (株式会社 ANA & JP エクスプレス, Kabushiki-gaisha Ei-enu-ei ando Jei-pī Ekusupuresu), commonly abbreviated AJV, was a cargo airline based in the Shiodome City Center in Minato, Tokyo, Japan.[1][2][3] It operated services between Japan and South Korea,[4] using aircraft from the All Nippon Airways fleet. Founded in 2006, the company merged into Air Japan in 2010.[5][6]

ANA & JP Express
ANA & JP エクスプレス
Ei-enu-ei ando Jei-pī Ekusupuresu
ANA & JP Express logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
9N AJV AYJAY CARGO
Founded2006
Ceased operations2010 (merged into Air Japan)
HubsNarita International Airport
Focus citiesIncheon International Airport
Fleet size9
Destinations3
Parent companyAll Nippon Airways
HeadquartersTokyo, Japan
Key peopleTadakazu Seino
(President & CEO)
Websitewww.ajv.ana-g.com
Boeing 767-300ER(BCF) of ANA & JP Express (2009).

HistoryEdit

The company was founded on 1 February 2006.[4] and started operations on 2 October 2006 with the inaugurational Nagoya (Centrair) - Anchorage - Chicago (O'Hare) service.[7]

By 1 April 2010, when the merger with Air Japan was announced, ANA & JP Express was completely owned by All Nippon Airways.[8]

Route networkEdit

As of February 2008, AJV maintained cargo flights from Tokyo (Narita), Osaka (Kansai), and Nagoya (Centrair) to Seoul (Incheon).[4] Earlier, trans-Pacific flights had been operated, but by 2008, ANA's trans-Pacific freight was flown by the mainline and ABX Air wet lease.[9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Principal Offices." All Nippon Airways. Retrieved on December 22, 2008.
  2. ^ "ANA City Offices/Ticketing Offices Japan Archived 2009-03-04 at the Wayback Machine." All Nippon Airways. Retrieved on December 22, 2008.
  3. ^ "Company Profile Archived 2009-02-26 at the Wayback Machine." ANA & JP Express. Retrieved on February 11, 2009.
  4. ^ a b c Staff writer (2008-01-07). "Company Profile". ANA & JP Express. ANA & JP Express. Archived from the original on 2009-02-26. Retrieved 2008-02-28.
  5. ^ ANA & JP and Air Japan Merger
  6. ^ List of airlines from Japan, at airlineupdate.com Archived June 28, 2013, at Archive.today
  7. ^ Staff writer (Winter 2007). "A Freighter to North America!" (PDF). Tokyo: ANA. pp. 1–3. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-12-01. Retrieved 2008-02-28. Bimonthly ANA Cargo No. 32
  8. ^ Notice of Merger of Consolidated Subsidiaries
  9. ^ Staff writer (2007-10-28). "ANA Cargo Timetable March 29, 2008 through October 28, 2007". Tokyo: ANA. pp. 1–24. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-03-12. Retrieved 2008-02-28.

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