As per 29JUN11 GDS timetable display, Air China’s re-configured Airbus A330-200 aircraft (C30Y208) is gradually entering International service starting July 2011, in addition to selected domestic service.
The re-configured A330-200 features new lie-flat Business Class seating. Existing A330-200 layout is C36Y215 and C12Y271. Planned re-configured A330-200 aircraft is currently scheduled to operate on following service.
Note all specific routes, operational period and days with re-configured A330-200 aircraft mentioned below is subject to change, and may be substituted with other aircraft with older products.
Beijing – Dubai eff 02AUG11 Day 2
Beijing – Hong Kong CA109/110 eff 03AUG11 Day 3
Beijing – Frankfurt CA965/966 eff 01JUL11 Day 15
Beijing – London Heathrow eff 06AUG11 Day 6
Beijing – Madrid – Sao Paulo eff 07AUG11 Day 4 (MAD PEK Day 5)
Beijing – Rome eff 04JUL11 Day 145
Beijing – Sydney eff 01JUL11 Day 135 (Day 246 from SYD)
Seat Map of the re-configured A330-200 has been posted on the airline’s website.
Air China this year will be re-configuring 10 Airbus A330-200 while introducing 2 new units.
In Sabre timetable display, these re-configured A330-200 operation is using the aircraft code “321”, used by the airline internally.