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July 1, 2013

Update as of 17OCT13: Current / Future Boeing 787 Scheduled Routes

by JL

Update at 0030GMT 17OCT13 (Edit: This post will no longer be updated. For latest update, please refer to report filed from 18OCT13)

As of 17OCT13 GDS timetable and inventory display, latest updates to planned Boeing 787 Scheduled operations from 17 operators as follow. Further changes to planned resumption dates as well as new routes will be reported once GDS info is being updated. Individual updates will appear under category “Boeing 787” on Airline Route. Certain carriers may operate Boeing 787 aircraft on charter routes, where certain information may not available as they’re not published in the GDS.

Latest adjustment on 17OCT13 includes Norwegian Boeing 787 operation updates. Routes marked with $ represent latest adjustment.

AeroMexico
Current Boeing 787 Route(s):
Mexico City – New York JFK 1 daily
Mexico City – Tijuana – Tokyo Narita – Mexico City 3 weekly (4 weekly from 11APR14)

Future Boeing 787 Routes:
eff 19OCT13 Mexico City – Cancun One-off round-trip service on 19OCT13, 20OCT13, 11NOV13, 12NOV13
eff 24OCT13 Mexico City – Paris CDG 4 weekly (6 weekly from 23NOV13, daily from 03DEC13)
eff 01APR14 Mexico City – Buenos Aires 1 weekly (3 weekly from 05MAY14 to 26JUN14, 2 weekly from 27JUN14 to 20AUG14, 3 weekly from 21AUG14)
eff 26APR14 Mexico City – Madrid 1-off service on 26APR14 and 03MAY14 (MAD departs on the following day)
eff 02JUL14 Mexico City – London Heathrow 3 weekly

Air India
Current Boeing 787 Routes:
Delhi – Amritsar 8 weekly
Delhi – Birmingham 4 weekly
Delhi – Chennai 6 weekly
Delhi – Dubai 1 daily (from 11OCT13)
Delhi – Frankfurt 1 daily
Delhi – Hong Kong – Osaka Kansai 3 weekly (from 16OCT13)
Delhi – Hong Kong – Seoul Incheon 4 weekly (from 15OCT13)
Delhi – Kolkata 2 daily
Delhi – London Heathrow 1 daily
Delhi – Melbourne – Sydney – Delhi 3 weekly
Delhi – Paris CDG 1 daily
Delhi – Sydney – Melbourne – Delhi 4 weekly

ANA
Future Boeing 787 Routes:
eff 27OCT13 Tokyo Haneda – Sapporo 2 daily
eff 27OCT13 Tokyo Haneda – Singapore 1 daily
eff 27OCT13 Tokyo Narita – Shanghai Pu Dong 1 daily (Boeing 787 operating this route once again)
eff 28OCT13 Tokyo Haneda – Komatsu 1 daily
eff 20NOV13 Tokyo Haneda – Okinawa 1 daily (Passenger Service; until 26NOV13)
eff 01FEB14 Tokyo Narita – Jakarta 1 daily
eff 04FEB14 Tokyo Haneda – Saga 5 weekly (Night-time Cargo service)

Current Boeing 787 Routes:
Osaka Itami – Kagoshima
Tokyo Haneda – Akita
Tokyo Haneda – Beijing 1 daily (Service maintained on/after 27OCT13)
Tokyo Haneda – Frankfurt 1 daily
Tokyo Haneda – Fukuoka
Tokyo Haneda – Hiroshima
Tokyo Haneda – Kagoshima
Tokyo Haneda – Kumamoto
Tokyo Haneda – Matsuyama
Tokyo Haneda – Miyazaki *
Tokyo Haneda – Okayama *
Tokyo Haneda – Okinawa 2 weekly (CARGO flight)
Tokyo Haneda – Osaka Itami
Tokyo Haneda – Taipei Song Shan 1 daily (Service maintained on/after 27OCT13)
Tokyo Haneda – Takamatsu
Tokyo Haneda – Toyama
Tokyo Haneda – Yamaguchi-Ube *
Tokyo Narita – Beijing 1 daily (Until 31JAN14)
Tokyo Narita – Munich 1 daily
Tokyo Narita – San Jose CA 1 daily (Resumed on 01JUN13 with 5 weekly; 1 daily from 10JUL13)
Tokyo Narita – Seattle 1 daily
Tokyo Narita – Singapore 1 daily (2 daily from 27OCT13)

Operational frequencies on Domestic routes will no longer be listed starting from the update from 22AUG13.

* No scheduled operations from 20NOV13 to 30NOV13
Boeing 787 Domestic operational routes on/after 01DEC13 remains pending. In addition, existing Boeing 787 operation may be replaced by Boeing 767 or 777 on selected dates in November 2013

British Airways
London Heathrow – Newark 1 daily (13 weekly from 27OCT13)
London Heathrow – Toronto 1 daily (10 weekly from 15SEP13 to 26OCT13)

Future Boeing 787 Route:
eff 03MAR14 London Heathrow – Austin 5 weekly (Daily from 05MAY14)

China Southern
Guangzhou – Shanghai Hongqiao Up to 3 daily
Guangzhou – Chengdu 4 weekly (1 daily from 01SEP13 to 12SEP13)
Guangzhou – London Heathrow 5 weekly (1 daily from 24NOV13)
Guangzhou – Shanghai Pu Dong 4 weekly (1 daily from 01SEP13 to 12SEP13)

Future Boeing 787 Routes:
eff 27OCT13 $Guangzhou – Tokyo Narita 1 daily
eff 28OCT13 Guangzhou – Auckland 1 daily (10 weekly from 03DEC13 to 01FEB14)

Ethiopian Airlines (All dates below departs from Addis Ababa)
Addis Ababa – Frankfurt 3 weekly
Addis Ababa – Harare – Lusaka – Addis Ababa 2 weekly (Day 57)
Addis Ababa – Johannesburg 787 operates on Day x6
Addis Ababa – Lome – Rio de Janeiro – Sao Paulo – Lome – Addis Ababa 3 weekly (Since 01JUL13)
Addis Ababa – London Heathrow 6 weekly (Including 1 weekly via Rome on outbound)
Addis Ababa – Rome – Toronto 3 weekly (since 19JUN13, Except selected dates in late-August)
Addis Ababa – Washington Dulles 16SEP13 – 21NOV13 4 weekly (Previously scheduled from 02NOV13)

Future Boeing 787 service:
eff 19NOV13 Addis Ababa – Mumbai 1 daily

Ethiopian occasionally operates the Boeing 787 on following routes:
Addis Ababa – Dubai
Addis Ababa – Nairobi – Bujumbura

Hainan Airlines Domestic Boeing 787 operation on/after 27OCT13 is updated
Beijing – Changsha 1 daily (6 weekly from 21NOV13)
Beijing – Chengdu 1 daily
Beijing – Haikou 1 daily
Beijing – Hangzhou 1 daily
Beijing – Sanya 1 daily
Beijing – Shanghai Hongqiao 1 daily (10 weekly from 27OCT13)

Future Boeing 787 Route:
eff 27OCT13 Beijing – Kunming 1 daily (10 weekly from 21NOV13)
eff 10NOV13 Beijing – Chicago 2 weekly (4 weekly from 10DEC13)

JAL
Future Boeing 787 Routes:
eff 01DEC13 Tokyo Narita – Sydney 1 daily
eff 02DEC13 Tokyo Narita – Bangkok 4 weekly (JL707 Day x357; JL718 Day x146)

Current Boeing 787 Routes:
Tokyo Haneda – Beijing 1 daily
Tokyo Haneda – San Francisco 1 daily (SFO from 31AUG13)
Tokyo Haneda – Singapore 1 daily
Tokyo Narita – Boston 1 daily
Tokyo Narita – Delhi 1 daily (from 12JUL13)
Tokyo Narita – San Diego 1 daily
Tokyo Narita – Singapore 2 daily
Tokyo Narita – Helsinki 1 daily (from 01JUL13)
Tokyo Narita – Moscow Domodedovo 3 weekly

Jetairfly
eff 20DEC13 Brussels – Cancun 1 weekly
eff 21DEC13 Brussels – Punta Cana – Montego Bay – Brussels 2 weekly
eff 22DEC13 Brussels – Santo Domingo – Punta Cana – Brussels 2 weekly
eff 23DEC13 Brussels – Varadero – Cancun – Brussels 1 weekly

Jetstar Airways
Melbourne – Gold Coast 13NOV13 – 16DEC13 1 daily, except selected dates
Melbourne – Cairns 14NOV13 – 16DEC13 1 daily
Melbourne – Denpasar eff 18DEC13 5 – 7 weekly

LAN Airlines
Santiago de Chile – Madrid – Frankfurt 1 daily (Madrid – Frankfurt sector from 01NOV13)
Santiago de Chile – New York JFK 1 daily

LOT Polish Airlines
Warsaw – Beijing
Warsaw – Chicago
Warsaw – Toronto
Warsaw – New York JFK

In Winter 2013/14 season, LOT’s long-haul charter service operates with Boeing 787 aircraft. Information is provided by Polish Tour operator Rainbow Tours:
eff 02NOV13 Warsaw – Cancun Bi-weekly
eff 04NOV13 Warsaw – Bangkok 1 weekly
eff 06NOV13 Warsaw – Colombo Bi-weekly
eff 09NOV13 Warsaw – Varadero Bi-weekly

Norwegian
Current Boeing 787 Routes:
Stockholm – New York JFK 3 weekly
Stockholm – Bangkok 3 weekly
Oslo – Bangkok 3 weekly
Oslo – New York JFK 3 weekly (4 weekly from 29NOV13)

Until 23OCT13, Stockholm departure operated by HiFly A340-300 due to Boeing 787 technical issues

Future Boeing 787 Routes:
eff 29NOV13 Copenhagen – Ft. Lauderdale 2 weekly (3 weekly from 10MAR14)
eff 30NOV13 Oslo – Ft. Lauderdale 2 weekly
eff 01DEC13 Stockholm – Ft. Lauderdale 2 weekly
eff 28FEB14 Copenhagen – New York JFK 2 weekly (4 weekly from 30APR14)
eff 01MAR14 Copenhagen – Los Angeles 2 weekly (3 weekly from 01MAY14)
eff 02MAR14 Stockholm – Los Angeles 2 weekly (3 weekly from 30APR14)
eff 03MAY14 Stockholm – Oakland 2 weekly
eff 28MAY14 Oslo – Oakland 3 weekly
eff 29MAY14 Oslo – Orlando 2 weekly
eff 01JUN14 Oslo – Los Angeles 1 weekly
$ eff 02JUL14 London Gatwick – Los Angeles 2 weekly
$ eff 03JUL14 London Gatwick – New York JFK 3 weekly
$ eff 04JUL14 London Gatwick – Ft. Lauderdale 2 weekly

QATAR Airways
Current Boeing 787 Routes:
Doha – Bangalore 1 daily
Doha – Copenhagen 1 daily
Doha – Delhi 1 daily
Doha – London Heathrow 1 daily
Doha – Frankfurt 2 daily
Doha – Munich 2 daily
Doha – Oslo 1 daily
Doha – Stockholm 1 daily
Doha – Zurich 1 daily

Future Boeing 787 Route:
eff 01DEC13 Doha – Brussels 1 daily

Selected dates operated by other aircraft type. QATAR Airways Boeing 787 aircraft occasionally operates following intra-Gulf routes:
Doha – Abu Dhabi
Doha – Bahrain
Doha – Dubai
Doha – Jeddah
Doha – Kuwait City
Doha – Riyadh

Royal Brunei The carrier opened Boeing 787 reservation on 12SEP13
eff 18OCT13 Bandar Seri Begawan – Singapore 12 – 14 weekly
eff 19OCT13 Bandar Seri Begawan – Kuala Lumpur 11 weekly (One-off service on 19OCT13, regular service from 01NOV13)
eff 23OCT13 Bandar Seri Begawan – Manila 2 weekly
eff 04NOV13 Bandar Seri Begawan – Kota Kinabalu 5 weekly
eff 01DEC13 Bandar Seri Begawan – Dubai – London Heathrow 1 daily

Regional service operated by Boeing 787 is effective until 30NOV13

Thomson Airways
East Midlands – Cancun 1 weekly
East Midlands – Orlando Sanford 1 weekly
Glasgow – Cancun 1 weekly
Glasgow – Orlando Sanford 1 weekly
London Gatwick – Cancun 2 – 3 weekly
London Gatwick – Orlando Sanford 1 weekly
Manchester – Cancun 2 weekly (3 weekly from 02NOV13)
Manchester – Orlando Sanford 1 – 2 weekly

In October 2013, selected services on following routes operated by Boeing 787:
Manchester – Antalya
Manchester – Dalaman
Manchester – Enfidha
Manchester – Fuerteventura
Manchester – Ibiza
Manchester – Rhodes
Manchester – Tenerife South

Future Boeing 787 Routes (Listing in chronological order):
eff 01NOV13 London Gatwick – Punta Cana 1 weekly (2 weekly from 10DEC13)
eff 02NOV13 London Gatwick – Goa 1 – 2 weekly
eff 03NOV13 *London Gatwick – Male 1 weekly
eff 04NOV13 London Gatwick – Mombasa 1 weekly
eff 05NOV13 *London Gatwick – Phuket 1 weekly
eff 05NOV13 Manchester – Goa 1 weekly
eff 07NOV13 London Gatwick – Montego Bay 1 weekly (2 weekly from 31MAR14)
eff 13NOV13 London Gatwick – Puerto Plata 1 weekly
eff 11DEC13 *London Gatwick – Holguin 1 weekly
eff 15DEC13 *London Gatwick – Barbados 1 weekly
eff 15DEC13 Manchester – Barbados 1 weekly
eff 02APR14 Manchester – Punta Cana 1 weekly (2 weekly from 03MAY14)
eff 01MAY14 Glasgow – Punta Cana 1 weekly
eff 01MAY14 Manchester – Puerto Vallarta 1 weekly
eff 03MAY14 London Gatwick – Puerto Vallarta 1 weekly
eff 04MAY14 Manchester – Montego Bay 1 weekly (2 weekly from 23JUL14)
eff 04MAY14 London Gatwick – Mauritius 1 weekly
eff 05MAY14 Manchester – Puerto Plata 1 weekly
eff 06MAY14 London Gatwick – Aruba 1 weekly
eff 18JUL14 Birmingham – Montego Bay 1 weekly
eff 19JUL14 Birmingham – Cancun 1 weekly
eff 20JUL14 Birmingham – Orlando Sanford 1 weekly
eff 21JUL14 Newcastle – Orlando Sanford 1 weekly
eff 22JUL14 Newcastle – Cancun 1 weekly
eff 23JUL14 Edinburgh – Cancun 1 weekly
eff 24JUL14 Edinburgh – Orlando Sanford 1 weekly

* until 30APR14

(Following services operated by Thomson Airways for TUINordic)
eff 12DEC13 Copenhagen – Puerto Plata Bi-Weekly
eff 13DEC13 Stockholm – Phuket 1 weekly
eff 16DEC13 Stockholm – Montego Bay 1 weekly
eff 19DEC13 Stockholm – Puerto Plata Bi-Weekly
eff 22DEC13 Stockholm – Helsinki – Mombasa Bi-Weekly

UNITED
Current Boeing 787 Routes:
Denver – Tokyo Narita 1 daily
Los Angeles – Shanghai Pu Dong 1 daily
Los Angeles – Tokyo Narita1 daily
Houston – Lagos 5 weekly

Future Boeing 787 Routes:
eff 05NOV13 Houston – Los Angeles 1 daily (until 12FEB14)
eff 20DEC13 Houston – London Heathrow 5 – 7 weekly (until 05MAY14)
eff 13FEB14 Seattle – Tokyo Narita 1 daily
eff 08APR14 San Francisco – Osaka Kansai 1 daily (09APR14 from KIX)
eff 11JUN14 San Francisco – Chengdu 3 weekly (Reservation unavailable)

Planned Boeing 787 operations remain subject to change. For the list of Boeing 787 previously operated service (scheduled / one-off), please refer to this link, which will be updated on a regular basis.

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