American moves Chicago – London to all-787 service in 1Q17

American Airlines starting March 2017 is moving Chicago O’Hare – London Heathrow to all-Boeing 787 operations, as 3 daily flights switches to the -8 from 05MAR17. The 4th daily flight, operating during summer season from 04APR17, is also scheduled to be operated by Boeing 787-8. Currently this route is operated by a mix of Boeing 767 and 777.

AA090 ORD0900 – 2245LHR 788 D
AA086 ORD1705 – 0650+1LHR 788 D
AA046 ORD1920 – 0905+1LHR 788 D
AA098 ORD2220 – 1205+1LHR 788 D

AA099 LHR0745 – 1020ORD 788 D
AA047 LHR0840 – 1115ORD 788 D
AA087 LHR1215 – 1515ORD 788 D
AA091 LHR1715 – 2000ORD 788 D

Also part of the weekend of 04DEC16’s schedule update, American Airlines also plans to introduce Boeing 787-8 service on Chicago O’Hare – Dublin route from 05JUL17 to 04OCT17 (ORD departure), replacing 767-300ER on daily basis.