Qantas NW17 Sydney long-haul aircraft changes

Info updated as of 0715GMT 17AUG17

QANTAS in Thursday afternoon (17AUG17 local time) continued its schedule change, which sees further adjustment to its planned international service changes from Sydney, for Northern winter 2017/18 season, effective 29OCT17.

Sydney – Hong Kong Additional revision sees operational aircraft changes
QF127/128 A330-300 replaces previously scheduled 747-400 and A380. The 747 will still operate on selected dates in Northern winter season

QF117/118 A330-200/-300 replaced by 747-400 and A380:
744 29OCT17 – 09DEC17
388 10DEC17 – 01MAR18
744 02MAR18 – 24MAR18

As of 0715GMT, further adjustment now sees QANTAS maintaining 1 daily A380 service during peak season, instead of 2. However, extension of overall A380 operational period remains unchanged, from 10DEC17 to 01MAR18 (instead of 10DEC17 – 11FEB18).

Previously reported changes earlier in the day remain unchanged:
Sydney – Bangkok A330-200 replaces -300 on following:
Day 6 04NOV17 – 03MAR18
Day 5 12JAN18 – 02FEB18 / 16FEB18 – 02MAR18

Sydney – Beijing eff 17DEC17 A330-300 service increases from 1 weekly (Day 5) to 2 weekly (Day 57; Operational day varies in Feb/Mar 2018)

Sydney – Shanghai Pu Dong A330-200 replaces -300 on following:
Day 6 25NOV17 – 02DEC17 / 10MAR18 – 17MAR18
Day 7 17DEC17 – 21JAN18 / 04FEB18 – 04MAR18