All Nippon Airways (ANA) commenced daily services from Tokyo 'Narita' Airport to Perth Western Australia today September 1st 2019, with the arrival of flight 'NH881'.
Today's inaugural flight was operated by B787-8 Dreamliner JA814A c/n 34494 under the command of Captain Yasui & First Officer Endo Mitsuru, arriving into Perth Airport landing RWY21 at 20.08hrs after a flight time of 9hrs.28mins.
Today's inaugural flight departed earlier from Tokyo Narita Airport's gate 51 (Terminal 1 South Wing) at 11.10hrs (JST) & was airborne from RWY34L at 11.39hrs (JST).
All Nippon Airways was formed in 1953, & is Japan's largest airline with a fleet of 232 aircraft with another 81 aircraft on order.
The aircraft used on the Narita-Perth route will by operated by the B787-8 Dreamliner configured with 32 business class flatbeds, 14 premium economy and 138 economy class seats for a total of 184 seats.
The outbound return flight 'NH882' departed Perth Airport at 22.04hrs & arrived into Narita Airport at 08.15hrs +1 after a return flight time of 9hrs.12mins. Hexcode: 86D266