EVA Air moves forward 747 retirement to Aug 2017

EVA Air in last week’s schedule update adjusted its last Boeing 747-400 operation, which will be accelerated by 2 months. Previously scheduled on 28OCT17, the airline’s last overall 747 service is tentatively scheduled on 20AUG17, Shanghai to Taipei. As usual additional changes remain highly possible.

Planned 747-400 operation in S17 as of 30JAN17 as follow. Effective date listed below is based on Taipei departure.

Taipei Taoyuan – Beijing
07APR17 – 14JUL17 1 weekly

Taipei Taoyuan – Hong Kong
26MAR17 – 01APR17 3 weekly
19APR17 – 26APR17 1 weekly

Taipei Taoyuan – Macau
07APR17 – 14JUL17 1 weekly

Taipei Taoyuan – Manila
26MAR17 – 03APR17 1 daily

Taipei Taoyuan – Seattle
26MAR17 – 01APR17 3 weekly

Taipei Taoyuan – Shanghai Pu Dong
26MAR17 – 20AUG17 2 daily  (Last overall 747 service tentatively scheduled as BR721 on 20AUG17)

Taipei Taoyuan – Shenzhen
27MAR17 – 03APR17 5 weekly (UNI Air service)

Taipei Taoyuan – Vancouver
26MAR17 – 14JUL17 5 weekly