China Southern schedules 737 MAX 8 International debut in March 2018

China Southern Airlines next week is introducing Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft on international routes, set to enter service on 20MAR18. As of 12MAR18, planned 737 MAX 8 International routes during summer season as follows.
 
Guangzhou – Manila eff 20MAR18 1 daily. Following schedule from 25MAR18
CZ3091 CAN0840 – 1055MNL 7M8 D
CZ3092 MNL1155 – 1425CAN 7M8 26
CZ3092 MNL1155 – 1430CAN 7M8 x26

Urumqi – St. Petersburg 02JUN18 – 30JUN18 4 weekly, replacing previously planned 787-8 (787 will operate this route from 01JUL18)
CZ6035 URC1750 – 1900LED 7M8 x357
CZ6036 LED2030 – 0700+1URC 7M8 x357