Emirates NW16 New Zealand service changes

Original post filed at 0430GMT, updated at 0540GMT. At time this post goes to press, Emirates is in the process of schedule update, therefore additional changes will be made in the next few hours.

Emirates has made additional service adjustment for flights to New Zealand, scheduled to commence on 30OCT16. From this date, EK418/419 Dubai – Bangkok – Sydney – Christchurch will become EK412/413 Dubai – Sydney – Christchurch, operated by Airbus A380 instead of Boeing 777-300ER.

EK412 DXB1015 – 0700+1SYD0845+1 – 1350+1CHC 388 D
EK413 CHC1845 – 2005SYD2145 – 0515+1DXB 388 D

Existing EK412/413 Dubai – Sydney – Auckland will become EK418/419 Dubai – Bangkok – Sydney – Auckland. As of 0445GMT, the airline has switched operational aircraft to Airbus A380 for EK418, up to 25MAR17.  EK419 also switched to A380 later in the day.

EK418 DXB0855 – 1805BKK1930 – 0900+1SYD1040+1 – 1555+1AKL 388 D
EK419 AKL1630 – 1755SYD1950 – 0110+1BKK0300+1 – 0645+1DXB 388 D

By 01JAN17, Dubai – Bangkok sector will see 6 daily A380 and 1 daily 777-300ER service.