TOKYO, July 17, 2003 - All Nippon Airways (ANA), announced passenger bookings for the ANA Group airlines, ANA, Air Nippon (ANK), Air Japan (AJX), Air Nippon Network (A-net) and Air Hokkaido (ADK) for the summer vacation period from Friday, July 18 through Sunday, August 17.
Domestic reservations for the Group as a whole are slightly up by 0.6%, compared with last year.
On the international front, the ANA Group has had 17.8% fewer reservations, compared with last year. Group load factors are down by 10.7% overall for the period. This is mainly due to late recovery from serious affect of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), and continued economic downturn.