Update as of 24DEC13: Hainan Airlines Shelves Planned Boeing 787 Toronto Service from May 2014

As per 24DEC13 GDS timetable/inventory display, Hainan Airlines has reversed planned Boeing 787-8 operation on Beijing – Toronto route, due to start from 01MAY14. The airline is continuing its plan to increase from 5 weekly (in Summer 2013) to daily, however this daily service will operates with A340-600 aircraft.

HU7975 PEK1355 – 1510YYZ 340 D
HU7976 YYZ1720 – 1850+1PEK 340 D

The carrier on 20DEC13 opened reservation for Boeing 787 service, which previously scheduled 4 weekly service. Reservation for the 787 flight ended 3 days later.