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JAL's History - History of Company 2021s

2021-
We will take a look back at the history of Japan Airlines (JAL), from its founding to the present day, with a timeline of details and notable events.


4.8
Launches "JAL Business Carrier Support" business to provide service education by the JAL cabin attendant.
4.22
Launches Haneda-Moscow route.
4.23
Applies sustained antiviral and antibacterial coating to safeguard customers throughout the travel experience.
6.8
JAL's efforts were evaluated and selected as DX Stocks 2021.
6.17
Succeeds the project of SAF produced domestically in Japan.
6.30
SPRING JAPAN becomes consolidated subsidiary of the JAL Group and the LCC strategy based in Narita starts earnest.
7.5
Athlete employees are nominated to the Tokyo 20220 Olympic games.
7.9
Launches a new JAL NEOBANK Service "JAL Housing Loan".
7.20
Inaugurates "Everyone's JAL2020 Jet 3rd." special livery aircraft.
7.20
Completely renews the JAL SKY MUSIUM.
9.30
JAL named world's best economy class again at Skytrax world airline award ceremony 2021
10.8
ANA and JAL issue Carbon Neutral Towards 2025 Joint Report.
10.22
Stars to share check-in system with other airlines in domestic airports.
11.30
Receives "Minister of General Affairs" award at FY2021 "100 Telework Pioneer company" awards by Ministry of General Affaires.
12.2
Receives WORLD CLASS 2022 award and accreditation by APEX.
12.21
Receives the "Gold" prize for the 6th consecutive year at "PRIDE INDEX2021" awards.
12.24
Receives "D&I Award" prize at "D&I Award 2021".

1.11
Inaugurates "JAL x Universal Studio Japan Jet" special livery aircraft.
1.27
Introduces, first in the world, a new method of engine foam wash for regional jets.
2.2
Issues Transition Bonds as the world's first airline.
2.10
Opens YouTube channel "JAL Furusato Project".
2.15
JAL and KDDI collaborates to create social infrastructure for drones.
2.17
Realizes seamless travel support by "JAL MaaS".
3.9
Receives "Health and productivity 2022" award.
3.14
JAL REPORT 2021 receives outstanding award at "Nikkei Integrated Report Award 2021".
3.15
Completes deployment of "JAL SMART AIRPORT" to 5 main domestic airports.
3.24
JALUX becomes consolidated subsidiary of the JAL Group.
4.1
Starts electricity sales for JMB members in Japan.
5.6
Announces JAL Group medium-term management plan FY2021-2025 rolling plan2022.
5.19
JAL and JALUX starts a service to transport fresh ingredients from producing area in Japan.
6.30
Selected as a constituent of "FTSE Blossom Japan Index" and "FTSE Blossom Japan Sector Relative Index".
7.1
Starts a program that visualizes the volume of carbon emissions produced by business trips with "JAL Carbon Offset".
7.1
JAL NEOBANK starts a loan service for travel, education, car etc. expenses.
7.11
Starts a same-say baggage distribution service.
7.20
Resumes recruitment of experienced personnel after 3 years suspension.
8.2
Introduces "JAL SMART SECURITY" at Haneda Airport domestic area.
8.29
Publishes a book "Airline Management - Strategy and Practice".
9.2
JTB, JAL and JALUX sell "Go-sho-in" and "Go-sho-in-cho" at airports in Japan.
9.30
Opens web site "JAL Furuato Cloud Funding".
10.3
Renews JAL corporate web site.
10.7
JAL SKY MUSEUM receives FY2022 "Good Design" and "Kids Good Design" awards.
10.27
Earns second 'WORLD CLASS' airline rating and wins 'Five Star Global Airline' awards for the 5th consecutive year at the 2022 APEX/IFSA EXPO.
10.30
Starts code share operations among 5 regional airlines in Japan.
11.7
JAL and SBI start a new service to earn miles by asset management.
11.18
Conducts, first in Japan, CO2 net zero emission flight from Tokyo to Okinawa.
12.14
JAL selected as a constituent of the DJSI Asia Pacific Index, and received "A-" for CDP Climate Change for the first time

2.1
Demonstration of long-term drone operations with a view to future Level 4 flights in Tokyo
2.7
Japan Airlines Certified as SKYTRAX 5-Star Airline for the 6th Consecutive Year
3.1
Japan's First in Airline Execution of Transition-Linked Loans with Specific Use of Proceeds
3.17
JAL Received "NIKKEI Integrated Report Award 2022" Grand Prix E(Environment) award.
3.17
JAL selected as "Environment Sustainable Company" at "4th ESG Finance Award Japan"
3.20
JAL Received "A" in the CDP Supplier Engagement Rating, And Recognized as "Supplier Engagement Leader"
3.23
Japan Airlines Selects 737-8 to Grow Sustainable World-Class Fleet
3.30
JAL contracted with ITOCHU for SAF procurement in Japan.

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