United Airlines during the weekend of 24NOV17’s schedule update made further adjustment to its Micronesia Island Hopper service. Planned new Eastbound service on Sundays, Westbound on Mondays (Honolulu departure on Sundays) from 21JAN18, will include additional stop at Kosrae, as Guam – Chuuk – Pohnpei – Kosrae – Majuro – Honolulu, until 19MAR18.
UA133 GUM0820 – 1008TKK1057 – 1315PNI1407 – 1515KSA1605 – 1845MAJ2005 – 0245HNL 738 7
UA132 HNL0725 – 1035+1MAJ1135+1 – 1215+1KSA1320+1 – 1424+1PNI1500+1 – 1512+1TKK1617+1 – 1752+1GUM 738 7
The addition of Kosrae stop during this period marks the restoration of 3rd weekly flight for the Easternmost state in Micronesia, as Continental Micronesia reduced overall service from 3 to 2 since January 2011. Overall Island Hopper service increase from 3 to 4 weekly (between Guam and Majuro as well as Honolulu), from 4 to 5 for Guam – Chuuk – Pohnpei remains unchanged. Kosrae – Majuro is a new sector for United network.
Current UA133/132 schedule from 25MAR18 continues to display Guam – Chuuk – Pohnpei – Majuro – Honolulu sector.