Qantas Airways from 01SEP18 is adjusting operations on Brisbane – Los Angeles service as well as service to New York, which sees service entry of Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft.
On Brisbane – Los Angeles sector, overall service will increase from 7 to 9 weekly, subject to Government Approval. This includes 7 weekly 787-9 service, which extends to New York. 10th weekly will be added from 17SEP18 on Day 1.
QF015 BNE1010 – 0600LAX 789 D
QF055 BNE1750 – 1330LAX 744 146
QF056 LAX2215 – 0500+2BNE 744 146
QF016 LAX2320 – 0605+2BNE 789 D
From 12NOV18, Brisbane – Los Angeles sector will see operational day changes, as it switches to 787-only route. A 11th weekly flight will be added from 07DEC18 (Day 5).
QF015 BNE1120 – 0600LAX 789 D
QF055 BNE1715 – 1155LAX 789 x247
QF056 LAX2105 – 0500+2BNE 789 x237
QF016 LAX2320 – 0715+2BNE 789 D
For Los Angeles – New York JFK sector, operational flight number and schedule remains unchanged, as 787-9 replaces 747-400 from 01SEP18. This marks the end of a regular scheduled Boeing 747 passenger service operation on a domestic US sector, despite no local traffic right. The airline holds international online connection and stopover traffic rights for this sector.
QF011 LAX0820 – 1640JFK 789 D
QF012 JFK1810 – 2100LAX 789 D