United adds Newark – Cape Town service from Dec 2019

United Airlines yesterday (30APR19) opened reservation for its planned Newark – Cape Town route, previously announced by the airline. From 15DEC19, Boeing 787-9 aircraft will operate this route 3 times a week, marking the carrier’s service resumption to Africa.

UA1122 EWR2030 – 1800+1CPT 789 357
UA1123 CPT2050 – 0545+1EWR 789 146

This route is also UA’s long-haul route using 4-digit flight numbers on regular basis.