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We operated Japan’s first flight using the all domestic Japanese biojet fuel derived from cotton clothing!

February 05, 2021 Updated.

On February 4, 2021, JAL operated the first scheduled domestic flight using Japan’s first domestic biojet fuel derived from cotton clothing and produced with only Japanese technology.*
Please watch our video report of this initiative and the staff’s thoughts behind this project.

* "JAL Successfully Operates a Commercial Flight Using Sustainable Aviation Fuel Produced in Japan"

[Video content] 2’41"

  • The day of the event
  • Biojet fuel production process
  • Interviews with JAL Group staff

JAL fully recognizes that the aviation industry plays an integral role in protecting the planet and that environmental protection is a vital issue in its Medium Term Management Plan. The carrier will continue striving to achieve key environmental goals and contribute to a greener environment for future generations.
To learn more about JAL`s Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) initiatives:

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