Corporate Information

Corporate Profile

Corporate Name
Vanilla Air Inc. (a.k.a. Vanilla Air)
Narita International Airport 2PTB, Chiba, JAPAN
Shinichi Inoue, President
August 31, 2011
Paid-in Capital
JPY 15,000 millions (Amount of capital: JPY 7,500 millions)
Share holder
Main Business
Scheduled air transportation business (Domestic and International flights)
Number of Employees
Total 759 employees (as of August 1st, 2018)



August 31
The company is founded.
October 27
The company filed to operate a scheduled passenger service.


February 2
The company is authorized to operate a scheduled passenger service.
August 1
Domestic inaugural flight
October 28
International inaugural flight
December 18
Headquarters is moved to Terminal 2, Narita International Airport.


June 28
The company is recapitalized.
November 1
The company name is changed to 'Vanilla Air Inc'.
December 20
'Tokyo Narita=Okinawa' and 'Tokyo Narita=Taipei Taoyuan' routes opened


January 29
'Tokyo Narita=Sapporo' route opened
March 1
'Tokyo Narita=Seoul Incheon' route opened
July 1
'Tokyo Narita=Amami Oshima' route opened
November 2
'Tokyo Narita=Hong Kong' route opened


February 1
'Tokyo Narita=Kaohsiung' route opened


April 27
'Osaka Kansai=Taipei Taoyuan' route opened
September 14
'Okinawa Naha=Taipei Taoyuan', 'Tokyo Narita=Ho Chi Minh City' and 'Taipei Taoyuan=Ho Chi Minh City' routes opened
December 25
'Tokyo Narita=Cebu' route opened


February 18
'Tokyo Narita=Osaka Kansai' route opened
February 19
'Tokyo Narita=Hakodate' route opened
March 18
'Osaka Kansai=Hakodate' route opened
March 26
'Osaka Kansai =Amami Oshima' route opened


March 25
'Fukuoka = Taipei Taoyuan' route opened
July 1
'Tokyo Narita=Ishigaki' and 'Okinawa Naha=Ishigaki' routes opened
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【Flights from/to Chitose and Hakodate】
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2019-01-21 05:35