ANA is increasing the baggage allowance on international flights. Starting on January 8th, passengers will be allowed two 50-pound bags instead of one. The weight and size restrictions for each bag will stay the same as they are now. For more info, check ANA’s site.
ANA to increase international free baggage allowance
TOKYO December 15, 2014 – ANA is to increase the free baggage allowance for passengers traveling in economy class on international flights.
As from tickets issued on January 8, the passengers will be able to check in two pieces of free baggage as opposed to the one piece under the current rules. The free allowance for weight and size will remain unchanged, as will the free baggage allowance rule for first and business class passengers.
With the expansion of ANA’s international network and increasing customers to/via Japan, ANA is increasing its economy class free baggage allowance to enhance customer benefit and strengthen the competitiveness on international routes.
ANA is also introducing new excess baggage charges mainly paid by Japanese yen, details of which are provided on our web site : http://www.ana.co.jp/
* subject to the approval of relevant authorities
New free baggage allowance for economy class customers
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the 13th largest airline in the world by revenues (2013) and the largest airline in Japan by revenues and passenger numbers. Founded in 1952, ANA flies today on 72 international routes and 115 domestic routes with a fleet of about 240 aircraft. ANA Group has 33,000 employees. In 2013, it carried 46 million passengers and generated revenues of 1.6 trillion Japanese yen. ANA has been a core member of Star Alliance since 1999 and has joint-ventures with United Airlines on trans-Pacific and Asia routes and with Lufthansa, Swiss International Airlines and Austrian Airlines on Japan-Europe routes. Its Frequent Flyer Program, ANA Mileage Club, has more than 26 million members. ANA was voted Airline of the Year for 2013 by Air Transport World Magazine, and was awarded five stars in 2013 and 2014 by the world’s leading Airline and Airport review site, SKYTRAX. ANA is the launch customer and biggest operator of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner