Air New Zealand in recent schedule update filed operational schedule for the refurbished Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, currently set to enter service on 06SEP17. Using the new aircraft code “77W”, the refurbished -300ER will enter Auckland – Los Angeles – London Heathrow route initially, on daily basis.
NZ002 AKL2150 – 1500LAX1700 – 1130+1LHR 77W D
NZ001 LHR1615 – 1925LAX2130 – 0515+2AKL 77W D
Configuration of the refurbished 777-300ER is J44W54Y244, with extra 10 seats in Premium Economy Class cabin, identical to current 787-9 fleet.