China Southern NW18 Long-Haul service changes as of 23AUG18

China Southern in recent schedule update filed additional changes to its international route, for Northern winter 2018/19 season. Planned changes as follow.

Guangzhou – Auckland eff 29OCT18 All 2 daily service operated by 787-9, replacing previously planned 777-300ER/787-9
Guangzhou – Rome eff 29OCT18 A330-300 replaces 787-8, 3 weekly
Guangzhou – Sanya – London Heathrow eff 28OCT18 787-8 replaces A330-200, 2 weekly (Previous plan: A330-300 replaces -200)
Guangzhou – Wuhan – Rome eff 28OCT18 A330-300 replaces 787-8, 3 weekly

Previously reported changes:
Guangzhou – Adelaide Increase from 3 weekly to following:
28OCT18 – 10DEC18 Day x24 (Day x35 from ADL)
11DEC18 – 04JAN19 Daily
05JAN19 – 28JAN19 Day x24 (Day x35 from ADL)
29JAN19 – 21FEB19 Daily
22FEB19 – 30MAR19 Day x24 (Day x35 from ADL)

Guangzhou – Cairns 15DEC18 – 24FEB19 Increase from 3 to 4 weekly, A330-300 operating
Guangzhou – Christchurch eff 29OCT18 787-9 replaces -8, 1 daily
Shenyang – Los Angeles eff 18DEC18 3 weekly A330-300, new route
Wuhan – London Heathrow eff 28OCT18 787-8 replaces A330-200, 3 weekly