China Southern to Start Airbus A380 Service to Los Angeles from Oct 2012

China Southern starting 12OCT12 is launching Airbus A380 service on Guangzhou – Los Angeles service, becoming the first international route for the carrier’s super jumbo, and first A380 service between China and US. Overall capacity will increase by 78% as the 502-seater Airbus A380 replacing 282-seater 777-200ER.

Reservation for A380 service opened on Thursday 26JUL12. Schedule:

CZ327 CAN2100 – 1850LAX 380 D
CZ328 LAX2330 – 0550+2CAN 380 D

The airline made history as being the first airline to operate Boeing 777 on Trans-Pacific route in Sep 1997.