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marked the Hina Matsuri (Doll Festival) Tuesday with a special flight staffed mostly by women to demonstrate the range of career opportunities at JAL.
March 3 in Japan is Hina Matsuri, a doll festival for girls.
conducted a special Hina Matsuri flight operated mainly by female staff, including the co-pilot and most mechanics, between Haneda and Hiroshima on Tuesday to demonstrate the career activities of its female employees.
JAL flies special Hina Matsuri flight operated mainly by female staff
The two airlines introduced Hina Matsuri flights last year to highlight the role of women in the airline industry.
Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways celebrated the Hina Matsuri doll festival on Wednesday by running domestic flights operated mostly by female crew, including copilots and mechanics.
On March 3, Japan celebrates one of the main holidays - Hina Matsuri - a feast of girls.
At Kyoto, Japan's original capital city, watch Japanese women celebrate the Hina Matsuri doll festival this March and pray for their daughters' health and happiness.
They are designed for display at Hina Matsuri, the traditional Japanese festival known in English as Girl's Day or Doll's Day, celebrated each year on March 3, when families pray for the health and happiness of the young girls in the family.