Qantas Frequent Flyer members can now book Japan Airlines flights using frequent flyer points through the Qantas website, rather than having to call and book over the phone. This upgrade allows travellers to book flights solely between Australia and Tokyo – such as Japan Airlines’ fl...
POSTED 13 Apr, 2018 32 Comments
JAL has become the second airline to back the Boom supersonic jet startup, with a US$10 million investment and the option to buy as many as 20 of the 'next-gen Concorde' aircraft. Boom plans to build a commercial supersonic jet with 45 to 55 all-business class seats that cru...
POSTED 5 Dec, 2017 3 Comments
UPDATE: Japan Airlines reward flights can now be booked through the Qantas website. Click here for the latest information including our new how-to guide. Qantas Frequent Flyer points can be used to book flights with Qantas and its web of airline partners, including Japan Airlines which flies d...
POSTED 1 Aug, 2017 9 Comments
EXCLUSIVE | Qantas Frequent Flyer members will soon be able to use their hard-earned frequent flyer points to book reward flights with Malaysia Airlines, Japan Airlines and China Eastern via the Qantas website. Booking points-based travel on these airlines can currently be made on...
POSTED 29 Jun, 2017 20 Comments
Japan Airlines will introduce its latest Sky Suite III business class seat onto the international Boeing 787-9 fleet from July. The third-gen Sky Suite is based on the same business class design and 1-2-1 layout as popularised by Cathay Pacific. The seats convert into a 78 inch (1.98 m...
POSTED 22 Jun, 2017 14 Comments
Japan Airlines is now providing free inflight WiFi across all domestic routes. The Oneworld member and Qantas partner previously charged passengers ¥400 (A$4.70) for a quick 30 minutes or between ¥500 (A$5.90) to ¥1200 (A$14.15) to stay connected throughout the entire flight, dependi...
POSTED 20 Jun, 2017 3 Comments
UPDATE: Japan Airlines reward flights can now be booked through the Qantas website. Click here for the latest information including our new how-to guide. Booking business class and premium economy flights with Japan Airlines is a great way to spend your Qantas frequent flyer points, with JAL o...
POSTED 30 May, 2017 16 Comments
EXCLUSIVE | Japan Airlines will begin direct flights between Melbourne and Tokyo from September 2017. JAL's Boeing 787 Dreamliner will ferry travellers on the 10½ hour journey to Toyko's popular but distant Narita International Airport. The flights will run as follows: JL773&nb...
POSTED 26 May, 2017 49 Comments
Japan Airlines will switch out its Boeing 777-300ER for a sleek Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on daily flights between Sydney and Tokyo from March 26. But while the advanced Dreamliner promises a smoother and quieter ride which also takes the edge off jetlag, the change sees an end to first class on...
POSTED 20 Jan, 2017 30 Comments
With every business class 'Sky Suite' offering direct aisle access aboard Japan Airlines’ Boeing 777-300ERs, you’d be forgiven for thinking that they’re all equally as good. Certainly, you can’t go wrong with a fully-flat bed, but as is always the case, some seats are mor...
POSTED 17 Aug, 2016 4 Comments
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