United in Friday’s schedule update (06JAN17) adjusted planned Northern winter 2017/18 operation for San Francisco – Auckland route, effective from 29OCT17. Reported yesterday, the Star Alliance member is converting this year-round service to seasonal, with flights no longer available for reservation from 16APR17 to 28OCT17 (SFO departure).
From 16DEC17, United will increase service from 7 to 10 weekly, operational aircraft is tentatively scheduled as Boeing 777-200ER. Reservation for flights in December 2017 will be available on daily basis in the next few days.
UA073 SFO1940 – 0550+2AKL 777 246
UA917 SFO2245 – 0855+2AKL 777 D
UA916 AKL1510 – 0630SFO 777 D
UA074 AKL1740 – 0900SFO 777 146