United in Friday’ s plan update (06JAN17) adjusted planned North winter 2017/18 operation for San Francisco – Auckland route, effective from 29OCT17. Reported yesterday, the Star Connections member is converting this 365 days a year service to seasonal, with plane tickets no longer available for reservation from 16APR17 to 28OCT17 (SFO departure).
From 16DEC17, United increases service from 7 to ten weekly, operational aircraft is tentatively scheduled as Boeing 777-200ER. Booking for flights in December 2017 is going to be available on daily basis in the next couple of days.
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