JAL × 787


Innovating JAL's Worldwide Network
with the Boeing 787 Dreamliner

The new JAL Boeing 787-9 will be introduced JAL SKY SUITE 787 The flights will be operated on the Narita - Jakarta route in July, 2015.

Features of the 787

JAL Boeing 787 developed in pursuit of comfort using the advanced technology

  • * The photo is just a sample image of JAL SKY SUITE
  • * The photo is just a sample image of JAL SHELL FLAT NEO

Wider, bigger windows for wider views

The windows have become 1.3 times as large as those of the conventional medium-sized aircrafts, offering wider views. The featured electric shadow can be adjusted at five levels based on brightness.

Eye-friendly lighting using LED lights

LEDs are used for in-flight lighting. The JAL unique lighting program expresses the four seasons in Japan, as well as controls the lighting color to match various scenes.

  • * The photo is just a sample image of JAL SKY WIDER II

In-flight comfort & freedom

The 787 features wider cabins and higher ceilings compared with those of the conventional medium-sized aircrafts. With the humidity and air pressure settings which can be adjusted to your comfortable level, you can have a comfort and liberating experience.

Large overhead bins

The spacious large-capacity luggage bins, which are the largest bins among those of the passenger aircrafts. The handles feature a universal design that enables the bins to be pushed or pulled open.


You can enjoy in-flight entertainment, including the world's first SKY MANGA.

Comfortable lavatories

WASHLETs*1, toilet seats with a warm water cleansing system for aircrafts, have been installed in Business Class*2.
*1 WASHLET is a registered trademark of TOTO.
*2 The WASHLETs are also adopted in Economy Class on JAL SKY SUITE 787.

A world first! Read digital manga in-flight! An extensive line up of SKY MANGA

360° Check out JAL’s 787 Virtual Aircraft Tour!



JAL Boeing 787-9 JAL Boeing 787-8
Length 62.8m 56.7m
Width 60.1m
Height 17.0m
Total Cargo Volume (cubic meters) 154.4㎥ 124.5㎥
Engine GE GEnx Engines
Cruise Speed(Mach) 0.85
Range 14,800km

Standard seating capacity

Business Class 42Our new "JAL Shell Flat Neo" seating is 5cm wider than our existing seats.For further details on our seating Business Class SS8*: 38 / SS9*: 44Fully-flat seat JAL SKY SUITE with all of the seats facing aisle-side.For further details on our seating
Economy Class 144With more leg room, word is spreading about how comfortable our seats are.For further details on our seating Premium Economy SS8*: 35 / SS9*: 35JAL SKY PREMIUM developed in pursuit of a spacious and comfortable living space.For further details on our seating
Economy Class SS8*: 88 / SS9*: 116787 - Quest for its world's top-level space! "JAL SKY WIDER II"For further details on our seating
  • * SS8 : JAL Boeing 787-8 (SKY SUITE 787)
  • * SS9 : JAL Boeing 787-9 (SKY SUITE 787)



JAL×787 Project Story BOEING 787×Heart of Hospitality.kokoro

The JAL Boeing 787 is a state-of-the-art passenger aircraft that aims to provide customers with an extraordinary journey in the sky.This section is dedicated to introducing readers to several key Japan Airlines' employees who have been instrumental in giving the new JAL 787 its "Heart of Hospitality." Additional interviews or message from JAL experts will be added onto JAL's Facebook page (currently in Japanese), and we will post English transiations of such exchanges into this section. (Last update 2012.04.25)

Project Story


  • Sample 1
  • 800×600
  • 1024×768
  • 1280×1024
  • Sample 2
  • 800×600
  • 1024×768
  • 1280×1024
  • Sample 3
  • 800×600
  • 1024×768
  • 1280×1024


  • Painting JAL's First 787Painting JAL’s First 787
  • JAL's first flight of the 787JAL’s first flight of the 787