Air New Zealand NW18 Long-Haul changes as of 29AUG18

Air New Zealand this week filed service changes for Northern winter 2018/19 season on long-haul routes. Latest adjustment as of 29AUG18 as follows.

Auckland – Buenos Aires Ezeiza eff 03DEC18 Planned increase from 5 to 6 weekly cancelled. 777-200ER continues operating this route
Auckland – Los Angeles NZ006/005 operated by leased EVA Air 777-300ER aircraft on following dates (Adjustment appeared on 29AUG18):
October 2018: 28, 30
November 2018: 02, 04, 06, 10, 15, 17, 24, 26, 29
December 2018: 01, 03, 06, 08, 10, 12, 14, 17, 20, 22, 24, 27, 29, 31
January 2019: 01, 02, 04, 07, 09, 11, 14, 17, 19, 21, 24, 26, 28, 31
February 2019: 02, 04, 07, 09, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25
March 2019: 01, 03, 08, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 22, 24, 26, 29

Auckland – Vancouver
eff 28OCT18 777-200ER continues operating, replacing previously planned 787-9
10DEC18 – 09FEB19 Planned service increase from 7 to 8-9 weekly cancelled
Following dates operated by 777-300ER instead of -200ER: 28OCT18, 10NOV18, 17NOV18, 01DEC18

Previously reported changes:
Auckland – Chicago O’Hare
eff 30NOV18 787-9 operates 3 weekly, new route
Auckland – Taipei Taoyuan Services resumption since Northern winter 2005/06 season, operated by 787-9, Subject to Government Approval:
01NOV18 – 10NOV18 Day 246
13NOV18 – 22DEC18 Day x137
25DEC18 – 23FEB19 Day x13
26FEB19 – 02MAR19 Day x137
05MAR19 – 30MAR19 Day 246

Sydney – Rarotonga eff 15NOV18 777-200ER replaces 787-9, 1 weekly