Second Update at 2000GMT+12 13MAY14
Based on the week of 12MAY14’s OAG Schedules Analyser database update, China Airlines from 01DEC14 plans to operate Boeing 777-300ER aircraft on Taipei Taoyuan – Los Angeles route twice a day, replacing Boeing 747-400.
On Tuesday 13MAY14 around 0700GMT, China Airlines gradually opened Boeing 777-300ER Reservation on this route.
CI006 TPE1710 – 1245LAX 77W D
CI008 TPE2350 – 1925LAX 77W D
CI005 LAX1430 – 2110+1TPE 77W D
CI007 LAX2325 – 0550+2TPE 77W D
With the introduction of Boeing 777-300ER aircraft on Los Angeles service, CI will cancel First Class operation on this route. Operational schedule is also reflected in Sabre GDS, however CI inventory continues to display Boeing 747-400 operation for the time being. Configuration of the 777 is Business 40, Economy (Including Premium Economy) 318, according to the OAG.
Original update filed at 2140GMT+12 12MAY14