United in recent schedule update has extended Newark – Rome operation, as the airline continues to serve this route during winter season, effective from 29OCT17. Previously scheduled as summer seasonal route, the Star Alliance member currently assigns Boeing 767-300ER aircraft for majority of winter season, with frequency variation.
767-400ER will operate this route from 29OCT17 to 08NOV17 and from 08MAR18 on daily basis, while the 767-300ER operates 3 times a week from 09NOV17 to 07MAR18, US departure.
UA040 EWR1735 – 0805+1FCO 763 246
UA041 FCO0955 – 1400EWR 763 357
During Christmas and New Year period, UA will also temporary increase service up to 7 weekly.