United adds Tahiti service from Oct 2018

United Airlines on Wednesday (13DEC17) announced new service launch to Tahiti, with the offering of San Francisco – Papeete nonstop flight, on board Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft. Subject to Government Approval, this seasonal route will be served 3 times a week from 30OCT18.

Following schedule is effective from 04NOV18.

UA115 SFO1445 – 2125PPT 788 247
UA114 PPT2345 – 0950+1SFO 788 247

This marks the return of American carrier serving Tahiti from US Mainland, where Continental previously operated Houston – Los Angeles – Papeete – Auckland – Sydney routing with DC10, between 1986 and 1988.