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This morning, All Nippon Airways (ANA) and Boeing welcomed the R2-D2 Jet as it emerged from Boeing’s paint hanger. ANA broadcasted the event live on their dedicated Star Wars Project website.
- All Nippon Airways’ first Star Wars-themed aircraft is
modeled after R2-D2. // Photo courtesy of All Nippon Airways
- Hideki Kunugi, SVP Americas at ANA, welcomes the R2-D2 Jet as it rolls out of paint at a special event in Everett. // Photo courtesy of All Nippon Airways
The 787-9 R2-D2 Jet is expected to begin flights in October this year. Two other themed jets, a 777-300ER modeled after BB-8 and a 767-300 featuring both droids, will also join ANA’s Star Wars
PacMin is proud to produce 1/20 scale exhibit models of the themed jets for ANA’s special events.
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