JAPAN AIRLINES

PRESS RELEASES

  • March 27, 2006

JAL Offers Round-the-World ‘Global Explorer Fares’

Tokyo, Monday March 27, 2006: Japan Airlines (JAL) starts selling round-the-world `Global Explorer' fares for travel commencing April 1, 2006. JAL will become a participating carrier in the fare scheme, enabling `Global Explorer' travelers to incorporate JAL's worldwide network into their round-the-world itineraries.

`Global Explorer' fares offer simple, flexible, and affordable round-the-world travel in first, business or economy class. Travelers can choose to go on up to a yearlong journey around the world, and depending on the fare tier level they purchase, can stopover in a maximum of 15 destinations. A round-the-world itinerary could include a South Pacific island, some of the great cities of Europe, North and South America, Africa and Asia.

At present, passengers can travel around the world on the combined network offered by such participating carriers as Aer Lingus, Air Pacific, American Airlines, Australian Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, LAN, LANPERU, and Qantas.

When travelers construct their `Global Explorer' itineraries for trips commencing on or after April 1 2006, they can now also choose to include travel on the air network provided by JAL and two JAL Group subsidiaries, JALways, and Japan Asia Airways.

For full information, fares, bookings, rules and conditions, please contact your local JAL Reservation Center, other participating airlines' reservation centers or locally appointed travel agents.

Tier

Maximum Permitted Mileage (MPM)

Fares Available

Stopovers permitted

1*

26,000 miles

Economy Class only

Minimum of 3, maximum of 5 stopovers, with no more than 2 within any region.

2

29,000 miles

Economy Class only

Minimum of 3, maximum of 10 stopovers, with no more than 3 within any region.

3

34,000 miles

Economy, Business or First Class

Minimum of 3, maximum of 15 stopovers, with no more than 4 within any region

4

39,000 miles

Economy Class only

Minimum of 3, maximum of 15 stopovers, with no more than 4 within any region

Tier

MPM

Example Itineraries

1*

26,000 miles

New York - Miami - Madrid - London - Hong Kong - Tokyo - New York

2

29,000 miles

Sydney - Perth - Johannesburg - London - New York - Los Angeles - Sydney

3

34,000 miles

Tokyo - Sydney - Los Angeles - New York - London - Johannesburg - Hong Kong - Tokyo

34,000 miles

London - Bahrain - Mumbai - Bangkok - Hong Kong - Sydney - Nadi (Fiji) - Honolulu - Los Angeles - Santiago - Buenos Aires - London

4

39,000 miles

Hong Kong - Perth - Ayers Rock- Sydney - Noumea - (direct connection in Sydney)- Los Angeles - New York - Miami - Santiago - Rio de Janeiro - London - Madrid - Paris - Hong Kong

*Not available for sale in Japanand other specified countries.

For further information contact: geoffrey.tudor@jal.com / stephen.pearlman@jal.com

Telephone: 81-3-5460-3109 / Fax: 81-3-5769-6487/ www.jal.com/en/corporate/

Global Explorer.pdf
SHARE
TITLE

Trademarks, brands, copyright and the other intellectual property rights material contained on this website belong to Japan Airlines Co., Ltd. or the applicable owners or third party. The material may be used only for personal use and for non-commercial purposes.