DELTA starting Fall is gradually expanding Boeing 737 operations to Hawaii, as Los Angeles – Honolulu receives Boeing 737-900ER operation from 28AUG16. Initially service operates up to once a day. The following 737-900ER schedule is effective for the week of 11SEP16.
DL1719 LAX1030 – 1322HNL 739 x67
DL1719 LAX1035 – 1325HNL 739 7
DL1434 HNL1441 – 2315LAX 739 x6
From 01NOV16, 737-900ER operation on this route increases to 2 daily. 3rd daily flight by 737-900ER will operate from 17DEC16 to 01JAN17. Also from 01NOV16, Los Angeles – Kona service will be operated by Boeing 737-900ER, replacing 757-200.
During Christmas and New Year season from 17DEC16 to 01JAN17, holidays operation on Portland OR – Honolulu and San Francisco – Honolulu will also see 737-900ER operation, compared to 757-200/-300 during the same period in 2015/16.