Delta Air Lines during the weekend of 07JUN20’s schedule update revised planned Boeing 777-200ER/-200LR operations in Northern winter 2020/21 season, as the carrier gradually replaces Boeing 777 fleet with A350-900XWB aircraft. Planned effective date is based on US departures.
Further changes to effective date of planned aircraft replacement remains likely to change in the next few weeks.
Atlanta – Shanghai Pu Dong eff 01JAN21 A350-900XWB replaces 777-200LR
Atlanta – Tokyo Haneda eff 01JAN21 A350-900XWB replaces 777-200ER
Los Angeles – Shanghai Pu Dong eff 01JAN21 A350-900XWB replaces 777-200LR
Los Angeles – Sydney eff 01JAN21 A350-900XWB replaces 777-200LR
Los Angeles – Tokyo Haneda eff 01JAN21 A350-900XWB replaces 777-200ER
For the moment, Delta continues to file Boeing 777-200LR for following routes in 1Q21:
Atlanta – Johannesburg
Atlanta – New York JFK
New York JFK – Mumbai (resumes on 10DEC20)
Separately, the airline’s planned Seoul Incheon – Manila service, on board Airbus A330-900neo aircraft, has further postponed to 25OCT20 (Seoul departure).