China Eastern NW17 Shanghai Pu Dong – Australia service update as of 07SEP17

China Eastern in Northern winter 2017/18 season further expands planned Boeing 777-300ER operation on Shanghai Pu Dong – Melbourne and Shanghai Pu Dong – Sydney route, reflected in last week’s schedule update. The 777 was previously scheduled as 4 weekly flights from 08DEC17 to 09MAR18 (PVG departure) each, however this is now expanded to daily service.

Shanghai Pu Dong – Melbourne 777-300ER operates daily from 08DEC17 to 10MAR18
MU739 PVG0015 – 1340MEL 773 246
MU739 PVG0020 – 1405MEL 773 x246
MU737 PVG2015 – 1000+1MEL 332 D

MU738 MEL1200 – 1920PVG 332 D
MU740 MEL2230 – 0555+1PVG 773 x246
MU740 MEL2230 – 0600+1PVG 773 246

Shanghai Pu Dong – Sydney 777-300ER operates daily from 09DEC17 to 10MAR18
MU735 PVG0005 – 1335SYD 773 x357
MU735 PVG0015 – 1335SYD 773 357
MU561 PVG2020 – 1000+1SYD 332 D

MU562 SYD1200 – 1920PVG 332 D
MU736 SYD2130 – 0500+1PVG 773 D

Previously reported on Friday 08SEP17 on the airline’s planned Shanghai Pu Dong – Brisbane increase, from 4 to 7 weekly. Operational aircraft on Day 146 from PVG, Day 257 from BNE, should read as A330-300 service, instead of -200. Northern winter seasonal Shanghai Pu Dong – Cairns service will also be operating from 02FEB18 to 24FEB18, 3 times a week.