All Nippon Airways Reveals R2-D2 Jet

Star Wars characters R2-D2 and C-3PO attend the unveiling of the R2-D2-themed All Nippon Airways 787 airplane at Paine Field in Everett, Wash. on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015. (PHOTO CREDIT: Kevin Clark/The Daily Herald via AP)
Star Wars characters R2-D2 and C-3PO attend the unveiling of the R2-D2-themed All Nippon Airways 787 airplane at Paine Field in Everett, Wash. on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015. (PHOTO CREDIT: Kevin Clark/The Daily Herald via AP)

All Nippon Airways revealed its newest jet Saturday in Seattle, a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner painted to look like R2-D2.

The jet will go into service in October and will fly a number of international routes, so if you’re visiting Japan this winter there’s a chance you may be riding in a giant droid. ANA also has a number of Pokémon jets currently in service.

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SOURCE: USA Today, Nick Schwartz

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