China Airlines S17 operation changes as of 28DEC16

China Airlines today (28DEC16) updated its summer 2017 schedule on selected routes, which sees following changes.

Taipei Taoyuan – Bangkok CI833/834 operated by A330-300, replacing 777-300ER (Overall 1 daily 747-400, 2 daily A330)
Taipei Taoyuan – Chengdu 02APR17 – 30JUL17 1 of 2 weekly (Day 2) operated by A330-300, replacing 747-400
Taipei Taoyuan – Denpasar eff 26MAR17 Boeing 777-300ER replaces A330-300, 1 daily
Taipei Taoyuan – Guangzhou 5 weekly service (Day x37) operated by 747-400, replacing 4 weekly 747 and 1 weekly 777-300ER
Taipei Taoyuan – Hanoi Planned 777-300ER service from 26MAR17 remains unchanged, however latest update sees following days operated by A330-300 instead:
28MAR17 – 17JUN17 Day 2 (28MAR17: A340)
18JUN17 – 28OCT17 Day 27

Taipei Taoyuan – Hefei Boeing 737-800 continues operating 2 weekly. From 06AUG17, Day 3 operated by A330-300, replacing 737
Taipei Taoyuan – Ho Chi Minh City CI783/784 A340-300 operates 1-2 weekly until 30MAY17. 737-800 operates 1 weekly from 31MAY17. (Overall 2 daily service mainly served by A330-300)
Taipei Taoyuan – Hong Kong A340-300 operation on this route scheduled until 31MAY17, last A340 operational flight tentatively scheduled as CI915/916
Taipei Taoyuan – Honolulu 26MAR17 – 28MAY17 A340-300 replaces A330-300, 2 weekly
Taipei Taoyuan – Jakarta 777-300ER continues 1 daily operation on/after 26MAR17
Taipei Taoyuan – Kuala Lumpur CI721/722 aircraft changes, A340-300 replaced by:
26MAR17 – 31MAY17 747-400
01JUN17 – 28OCT17 777-300ER

Taipei Taoyuan – Manila CI701/702 operates with A340-300 on Day 2, replacing A330-300, until 30MAY17
Taipei Taoyuan – Okinawa CI122/123 A330-300 replaces 747-400 (Overall 1 daily each 747 and A330)
Taipei Taoyuan – Osaka Kansai A350-900XWB continues to operate on CI152/153 on selected days
Taipei Taoyuan – San Francisco
eff 14MAY17 Increase from 7 to 9 weekly. All service operates with A350-900XWB, replacing 777-300ER
eff 05OCT17 Increase from 9 to 10 weekly (CI016/015 operates as Day 457)

CI016 TPE1825 – 1450SFO 359 47
CI004 TPE2335 – 2000SFO 359 D

CI003 SFO0140 – 0600+1TPE 359 D
CI015 SFO1650 – 2110+1TPE 359 47

Taipei Taoyuan – Seoul Incheon
CI160/161 eff 26MAR17 777-300ER replaces 747-400, 1 daily
CI162/163 A330-300 replaces 737-800 on Day x25

Taipei Taoyuan – Singapore eff 23MAR17 CI753/754 A350-900XWB replaces A330-300 (previously scheduled from 01MAR17)
Taipei Taoyuan – Tokyo Narita CI100/101 operational aircraft changes:
26MAR17 – 30JUL17 mix of A330-300, A350-900XWB, 747-400 (until 11JUN17) and 777-300ER
31JUL17 – 26OCT17 359 Day x46 77W Day 46               

Taipei Taoyuan – Vancouver
eff 17JUN17 Increase from 5 to 7 weekly
eff 01AUG17 Airbus A350-900XWB replaces 747-400. This temporary marks the airline’s last 747-400 long-haul service, departing TPE 31JUL17, YVR 01AUG17

CI032 TPE2315 – 1900YVR 359 D
CI031 YVR0200 – 0500+1TPE 359 D

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