Air New Zealand NW19 Long-Haul changes as of 28MAR19

Air New Zealand today (28MAR19) filed initial changes to its planned long-haul service for Northern winter 2019/20 season, including planned service increase to Chicago and Taipei. Planned changes as follow.

Auckland – Chicago O’Hare 09DEC19 – 03FEB20 Increase from 3 to 5 weekly (Except week of 27JAN20), 787-9 operating
NZ026 AKL2010 – 1605ORD 789 x24
NZ027 ORD1900 – 0630+2AKL 789 x24

Auckland – Hong Kong eff 27OCT19 Auckland departure moves to daytime, instead of overnight. No major schedule changes for Hong Kong departure
NZ081 AKL1020 – 1645HKG 772 D
NZ080 HKG1815 – 1010+1AKL 772 D

Auckland – Seoul Incheon Service resumption since February 1998. 3-5 weekly with 787-9. Reservation to open soon
Auckland – Taipei Taoyuan Service increase from 3 to 4-5 weekly, 787-9 operating
27OCT19 – 08DEC19 Day x137
09DEC19 – 23FEB20 Day x13
24FEB20 – 08MAR20 Day x137
09MAR20 – 28MAR20 Day 246

NZ077 AKL1035 – 1655TPE 789
NZ078 TPE1830 – 1015+1AKL 789