brussels airlines S17 Long-haul service changes as of 05SEP16

Information first appeared at 1800GMT 05SEP16. 3rd update filed at 0745GMT 06SEP16.

brussels airlines recently has filed planned operational schedule for service to India, previously announced by the airline. From 26MAR17, the Star Alliance member will operate Brussels – Mumbai route with Airbus A330-200 aircraft, 5 times a week. Reservation for this flight opened overnight Monday/Tuesday (05/06SEP16).

SN601 BRU1050 – 2305BOM 332 x26
SN602 BOM0105 – 0715BRU 332 x37

Its predecessor SABENA operated Brussels – Mumbai sector until October 1991.

The airline initially filed planned service increase. These additional flights are now available for reservation as of 0300GMT 06SEP16, however further adjustment is possible.
Brussels – Accra – Abidjan NEW 1 weekly routing (Accra overall service increases to 5 weekly, Abidjan increases to 7)
SN289 BRU1105 – 1550ACC1650 – 1755ABJ 333 4
SN290 ABJ1940 – 2045ACC2155 – 0640+1BRU 333 4

Brussels – Bujumbura – Kigali – Brussels Increase from 1 to 2 weekly
SN451 BRU1025 – 1840BJM2000 – 2045KGL2205 – 0700+1BRU 332 37

Brussels – Entebbe – Kigali – Brussels Reduce from 5 to 4 weekly, Day 3 service cancelled (Entebbe overall reduce from 5 to 4 weekly)

As of 0700GMT 06SEP16, additional changes as follow.
Brussels – Douala – Kinshasa SN351/352 service moves from Day 6 to Day 5 (initially displaying 2 weekly instead of 1)
Brussels – Douala – Yaounde Service moves to Day x5 instead of Day x6 (initially displaying 7 weekly instead of 6)
Brussels – Kinshasa SN357/358 service moves from Day 135 to Day 136 (initially displaying 4 weekly). Overall Kinshasa service remains at 7 weekly, instead of initially displayed 9
Brussels – Washington Dulles Service moves to Day x3 instead of Day x2 (initially displaying 7 weekly)