Tokyo, June 15, 2015 -ANA is delighted to announce that the company has reached an agreement to become a Tokyo 2020 Official Airline Partner. ANA is extremely proud and honored to be part of the team working towards the successful delivery of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and looks forward to providing its full support to Japan's national Olympic and Paralympic teams until the end of the year 2020 as an official partner in the “Passenger air transportation services” category.
We believe that sport provides people with dreams, hopes and aspirations, as well as making a significant contribution to world peace. Accordingly, we have been enthusiastically supporting many athletes and sports delegations for several years. As an official partner of the Japanese Olympic Committee, ANA has supported the Japanese Olympic teams that participated at the Torino 2006, Beijing 2008, Vancouver 2010 and London 2012 Olympic Games, as well as at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games.
Our mission statement, “help to fulfill the hopes and dreams of an interconnected world,” is fully aligned with the three core concepts of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games’ Vision: “Achieving Personal Best,” “Unity in Diversity” and “Connecting to Tomorrow.”
As ANA will play an important role in passenger air transportation services for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, we will exert the utmost efforts to maintain the security and trust of our customers. We will unify all employees and senior management personnel under the Team ANA banner. Together, our team will work towards achieving the aims of our mission by expanding our network and improving the quality of our services, not only as a passenger air transportation services partner for Japan's national Olympic and Paralympic teams, but also as a gateway to Japan.
Osamu Shinobe, President and CEO of ANA, said “We are proud to be a Tokyo 2020 Official Partner.
ANA will exert the utmost efforts to making a significant contribution to the successful delivery of the 2020 Games. ANA is committed to further expanding our services to enable our customers to deepen their knowledge of Japan and experience Japanese quality. We constantly strive to offer global standard services.
Through this challenge, we hope to contribute to a truly inspirational Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2020, which will be the start of the next 50 years of Japan history”.