Air China S16 International Service Changes as of 07JAN16

Air China this week continues to update planned operational schedule for summer 2016 season, on/after 27MAR16. As of 07JAN16, planned International service changes as of 07JAN16 as follow. Additional changes remain highly possible.

Beijing – Colombo 4 weekly service is cancelled for summer season
Beijing – Delhi Service reduce from 4 to 3 weekly, A330-300 operation
CA947 PEK2040 – 0130+1DEL 333 136
CA948 DEL0245 – 1135PEK 333 247

Beijing – Kuala Lumpur Service reduce from 4 to 3 weekly, A330-300 operation
CA871 PEK1640 – 2310KUL 333 247
CA872 KUL0020 – 0630PEK 333 135

Beijing – Melbourne Service reduce from 4 to 3 weekly, A330-200 operation
CA165 PEK0200 – 1530MEL 330 357
CA166 MEL2040 – 0630+1PEK 330 357

Beijing – Mumbai 4 weekly service is cancelled for summer season

A number of North American and European routes will see frequency adjustment based on seasonal demand. A number of routes are excluded as it has been operating with similar pattern in the past:
Beijing – Geneva Service operates 3 weekly (Day 146) instead of 4 weekly: 27MAR16 – 04JUN16
Beijing – Houston Service operates 5 weekly (Day x13) instead of daily: 27MAR16 – 03JUL16, 05SEP16 – 29OCT16
Beijing – Los Angeles CA887/888 operates 4 weekly (Day x135) instead of daily: 27MAR16 – 31JUL16 (Overall will be 18 weekly instead of 21)
Beijing – Milan Malpensa Service operates 4 weekly (Day x247) instead of daily: 27MAR16 – 01JUN16
Beijing – New York JFK CA989/990 operates 4 weekly (Day x124) instead of daily: 27MAR16 – 22MAY16, 29AUG16 – 29OCT16 (Overall will be 11 weekly instead of 14)
Beijing – Vancouver CA997/998 operates 4 weekly (Day x124) with expanded operational period compared to 2015: 01JUN16 – 30SEP16

Previously reported changes:
Beijing – Auckland Service operates 4 weekly in Northern summer season, instead of daily in Northern winter
Beijing – Frankfurt eff 01JUN16 CA931/932 to be operated by Boeing 747-8I until 29OCT16 (747-8I operated during the month of July/August in 2015)
Beijing – Munich eff 01JUN16 Airbus A330-300 replaces -200, 5 weekly
Beijing – Munich – Athens eff 03JUN16 Airbus A330-300 replaces -200, 2 weekly