United S17 Long-haul service changes as of 16DEC16

United during the weekend of 16DEC16’s schedule update made several adjustments to its planned summer 2017 operation for long-haul flights. As of 16DEC16, planned changes as follow.

Chicago O’Hare – Dublin 01JUL17 – 05SEP17 Boeing 767-300ER replaces 757-200, 1 daily
Newark – Athens Boeing 767-300ER operates entire S17, identical to S16 (Previous plan: -400ER operates 24MAY17 – 30JUN17)
Newark – Barcelona Revised operational aircraft
04APR17 – 04MAY17 Boeing 767-300ER (replacing -400ER)
05MAY17 – 23MAY17 Boeing 767-400ER
24MAY17 – 05SEP17 Boeing 777-200ER (replacing 767-400ER)
06SEP17 – 27OCT17 Boeing 767-400ER (replacing -300ER)

Newark – Berlin Tegel 767-300ER operates entire S17 (Previous plan: -400ER operates 04APR17 – 04OCT17)
Newark – Brussels 04APR17 – 23MAY17 Boeing 767-400ER replaces 777-200ER
Newark – Dublin Boeing 777-200ER service, previously extended to 03APR17, is now extended to 27OCT17. The airline currently maintains 2 daily flights during summer season
UA023 EWR1910 – 0705+1DUB 777 D
UA967 EWR2200 – 1000+1DUB 752 x1

UA022 DUB0900 – 1130EWR 777 D
UA966 DUB1255 – 1525EWR 752 x2

UA967/966 (replacing flight number UA130/131) operates daily from 24MAY17 to 24SEP17

Newark – Frankfurt Reflected in previous schedule update, 767-400ER operates Day 2 from EWR, Day 3 from FRA from 11APR17 to 26APR17
Newark – Hamburg Service converted to summer seasonal operation (previously not reported for S17 season). This route will run from 05MAY17 to 04OCT17 only, with 767-300ER (-400ER previously scheduled 24MAY17 – 31JUL17)
Newark – Lisbon Boeing 767-300ER operation shortened to 05MAY17 – 31JUL17 (Previous plan: 05MAY17 – 05SEP17)
Newark – Madrid eff 05MAY17 Boeing 767-400ER operates for entire S17 (Previous plan: -300ER operates 01JUL17 – 27OCT17)
Newark – Rome Boeing 767-400ER service revision, operating 04APR17 – 23MAY17, 06SEP17 – 27OCT17. Boeing 777-200ER service previously scheduled 05MAY17 – 05SEP17, revised to 24MAY17 – 05SEP17
Newark – Sao Paulo Guarulhos eff 04APR17 Boeing 767-300ER replaces -400ER
Newark – Venice 01AUG17 – 04OCT17 Boeing 767-300ER replaces -400ER
Newark – Zurich Boeing 767-400ER operates entire S17 (Previous plan: 777-200ER operates 05MAY17 – 31JUL17)
San Francisco – Auckland 03APR17 – 04OCT17 Boeing 787-8 operates daily during period. The 787-9 was previously scheduled from 04APR17 to 29JUN17 (daily) and 01SEP17 – 05OCT17 (4 weekly)
San Francisco – Osaka Kansai Revised Boeing 787 operations
09MAR17 – 23MAY17 Boeing 787-9
24MAY17 – 28OCT17 Boeing 787-8

San Francisco – Paris CDG Boeing 787-8 operation in winter season extends until 04MAY17. 777-200ER service in summer begins from 05MAY17
San Francisco – Seoul Incheon eff 06SEP17 Boeing 787-9 replaces 747-400. This was reflected in previous schedule update since it first appeared earlier this year
San Francisco – Shanghai Pu Dong Planned 787 variant changes for 2nd daily UA891/890, as 787-8 operates for entire S17 (Previous plan: -8 operates 24MAY17 – 05SEP17)
San Francisco – Taipei Taoyuan Boeing 747-400 continues operation on/after 26MAR17. This was reflected in previous schedule update earlier this year
San Francisco – Tel Aviv Boeing 787-8 operates entire S17. (Previous plan: -9 operates 01JUL17 – 04OCT17)
San Francisco – Tokyo Haneda eff 09MAR17 Boeing 787-9 replaces 777-200ER. The 787 will operate for entire S17, instead of 772/789 in S16
Washington Dulles – Amsterdam Boeing 767-400ER continues operation on/after 26MAR17, replacing -300ER in S16
Washington Dulles – Geneva Boeing 767-400ER continues operation on/after 26MAR17, replacing -300ER in S16
Washington Dulles – Madrid eff 23MAY17 Boeing 767-400ER replaces -300ER in S16
Washington Dulles – Paris CDG Boeing 787-8 operation in winter season extends until 04MAY17. 777-200ER service in summer begins from 05MAY17
Washington Dulles – Sao Paulo Guarulhos Boeing 767-400ER continues operation on/after 26MAR17, replacing -300ER in NS16
Washington Dulles – Zurich Boeing 767-400ER operates entire S17 (Previous plan: 777-200ER operates 05MAY17 – 05SEP17)

Previously reported changes:
Newark – Newcastle Previously not reported, seasonal service will not be resumed in 2017
Newark – Oslo Seasonal service cancelled in 2017
San Francisco – Hong Kong Boeing 777-300ER replaces 747-400
Washington Dulles – Manchester Seasonal service cancelled in 2017

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