China Southern Airlines today (12MAR18) opened reservation for its Boeing 787-9 aircraft. Currently, the Skyteam member plans to operate 787-9 aircraft on San Francisco route, with configuration of J28Y269. First Class and Premium Economy Class service is not offered.
Guangzhou – San Francisco eff 19JUN18 6 weekly, replacing 777-300ER (Note the airline continues to display 777-300ER until 30JUN18, however First Class and Premium Economy Class is closed for booking)
Guangzhou – Wuhan – San Francisco eff 19JUN18 3 weekly, replacing 777-300ER
Prior to International service, the 787-9 is scheduled to operate Guangzhou – Beijing route from 01MAY18, up to 2 daily.