Boeing 787 Dreamliner Painted in Star Wars R2-D2 Motif
Japanese Airline Nippon, will be painting a Boeing 787 Dreamliner in a R2-D2 motif. We expect this to plane to be a popular choice with Star Wars fans.

The R2-D2 jet marks the start of five-year All Nippon Airways "Star Wars" project, which will include "a range of novel initiatives," the airline announced on its website. Coming in autumn 2015


On October 17, 2015, the R2-D2™ ANA JET Fan Appreciation Flight event was held at Haneda Airport.

A total of 91 passengers were selected—42 chosen from the Sightseeing Flight Campaign, where people sent in pictures of themselves in STAR WARS™ cosplay, and the other 49 chosen from the AMC Members’ Campaign.

Passengers were dressed up as STAR WARS™ characters for this event. Many characters in costume gathered at the airport waiting to board. 

All participants were given a boarding pass with an R2-D2 design, given to all passengers of the R2-D2 ANA JET. A limited edition pass was issued for this event.