Third Star Wars™ Themed ANA JET C-3PO™ to Fly from March 2017

The third Star Wars Themed ANA JET to join the fleet is the C-3PO™ ANA JET with the iconic C-3PO on its Boeing 777-200. This plane will join the other two (BB-8™ ANA JET and R2-D2™ ANA JET) as part of the STAR WARS™ Project, a five-year agreement with The Walt Disney Company (Japan) Ltd. Unveiled to Star Wars fans last week on 15 July 2016, the C-3PO aircraft plans to start flying on domestic routes in Japan from the end of March 2017.

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C-3PO™ ANA JET | Photo Credit: ANA

C-3PO™ ANA JET | Photo Credit: ANA

ANA is the only airline in the world to fly the special livery aircraft featuring Star Wars characters on the exterior of the actual aircraft. The Star Wars livery is in line with ANA’s strategy to further enhance its international presence. With demand increasing around the world for flights to Japan, ANA is committed to raising the profile of the ANA brand in the global market through innovative partnerships and branding opportunities. The partnership with Star Wars, beloved by audiences in Japan and around the globe, is a perfect match as Japan’s largest airline seeks to connect travellers around the world through this project. 

C-3PO™ ANA JET | Photo Credit: ANA

C-3PO™ ANA JET | Photo Credit: ANA

C-3PO, together with R2-D2, has been a much-loved character since its appearance in the original Star Wars movie series. The C-3PO motif, which includes detailed body parts and wiring is decorated onto the aircraft’s fuselage.