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ANA HOLDINGS Named to CDP Climate Change 'A List' for the Second Consecutive Year and as the Only Airline Group in the World

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  • ANA HOLDINGS is the only airline group in the world to be selected as an 'A List' company, and was named to this list for a second consecutive year.
  • Selection was based on progressive initiatives and information disclosure on climate change.

ANA HOLDINGS INC. (hereinafter "ANA HD") has been recognized for leadership in corporate transparency and performance on climate change by global environmental non-profit CDP*, being named on its annual 'A List' for the second consecutive year. Among the companies selected this year, ANA HD is the only airline group in the world to be selected for two consecutive years.

Through the ANA Future Promise initiative, ANA invests in and supports actions to minimize climate change and prioritized this focus as one of the most important strategic imperatives. ANA HD has established climate transition strategies to become carbon neutral by FY2050 and meet preceding milestones. Our efforts to reduce CO2 emissions in aircraft operations are centered on three pillars:

  • • Utilize SAF (Sustainable Aviation Fuel) through initiatives with stakeholders;
  • • Operational improvements; and
  • • Introduction of fuel-efficient aircraft.

To ensure we are meeting our commitments, we set a target to reduce CO2 emissions and obtained science-based targets (SBT) certification. Also, we have published the results of our scenario analysis of the impact of climate change on the ANA Group business, in line with the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure (TCFD).

* CDP is an independent global non-profit founded in 2000,that runs the world's environmental disclosure system for companies, cities, states and regions. In 2023, over 740 financial institutions with over US$136 trillion in assets in procurement spend requested companies to disclose data on environmental impacts, risks and opportunities through CDP's platform. A record-breaking 23,000 companies responded.

  • Contact: ANA Corporate Communications, TEL +81-3-6735-1111, publicrelations@ana.co.jp

About ANA HOLDINGS
Founded in 1952 with just two helicopters, All Nippon Airways (ANA) has grown to become the largest airline in Japan. ANA HOLDINGS Inc. (ANA HD), established in 2013, is the largest airline group holding company in Japan including ANA and Peach Aviation, the leading LCC in Japan.

ANA is a launch customer and the largest operator of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, making ANA HD the biggest Dreamliner owner in the world. A member of Star Alliance since 1999, ANA has joint venture agreements with United Airlines, Lufthansa German Airlines, Swiss International Airlines and Austrian Airlines - giving it a truly global presence.

The airline's legacy of superior service has been recognized with SKYTRAX's 5-Star rating every year since 2013, with ANA being the only Japanese airline to win this prestigious designation for 11 consecutive years. ANA has been recognized by Air Transport World as "Airline of the Year" three times (2007, 2013 and 2018); it is one of only a select few airlines to win this prominent award multiple times.

In 2021, ANA was awarded the 5-star COVID-19 safety rating by SKYTRAX, recognizing the airline's initiatives to provide a safe, clean and hygienic environment at airports and aboard aircraft, embodied in the ANA Care Promise.

ANA is the only company in the aviation industry to receive the Gold Class distinction from the 2022 S&P Global Sustainability Awards and ANA HD has been selected as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index list for the seventh consecutive year and the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index list for the eighth consecutive year.