[Update 2] UNITED Postpones Boeing 787 Houston – Amsterdam Service Until late-Feb 2013

2nd Update at 0045GMT 03NOV12

During this weekend’s (of 03NOV12) routine schedule update, UNITED is postponing planned Boeing 787-8 operation on Houston – Amsterdam service. The Star Alliance member previously planned to operate this route as first International route with Boeing 787 from 04DEC12, however this is being postponed until 24FEB13.

From 04DEC12 to 23FEB13 (05DEC12 to 24FEB13 from AMS), service continues to be operated by Boeing 767-400ER. UA has made the adjustment in the GDS as of 0030GMT 03NOV12 (2030 Eastern Time 02NOV12). Schedule:

UA058 IAH1530 – 0815+1AMS 764 D
UA059 AMS1000 – 1400IAH 764 D

Currently, Boeing 787 operations on other International routes remain unchanged, however further reassignment remains possible, pending on delivery of the aircraft.

Los Angeles – Tokyo Narita eff 03JAN13 1 Daily (NRT eff 04JAN13. First UNITED 787 International Route)
UA032 LAX1115 – 1610+1NRT 788 D
UA033 NRT1800 – 1040LAX 788 D

Houston – Lagos eff 07JAN13 5 weekly
UA142 IAH1910 – 1345+1LOS 788 x26
UA143 LOS2230 – 0515+1IAH 788 x37

Houston – London Heathrow 04FEB13 – 29MAR13 1 Daily (LHR 05FEB13 – 30MAR13)
UA034 IAH1540 – 0650+1LHR 788 D
UA035 LHR0920 – 1345IAH 788 D

Houston – Amsterdam 24FEB13 – 29MAR13 1 Daily (AMS 25FEB13 – 30MAR13)
UA058 IAH1545 – 0815+1AMS 788 D
UA059 AMS1000 – 1345IAH 788 D

Los Angeles – Shanghai Pu Dong eff 30MAR13 1 Daily
UA198 LAX1325 – 1745+1PVG 788 D
UA199 PVG2010 – 1710LAX 788 D

Denver – Tokyo Narita eff 31MAR13 Daily (Previously reported)
UA123 DEN1155 – 1500+1NRT 788 D
UA122 NRT1640 – 1230DEN 788 D

Original Update at 1525GMT 02NOV12