According to Taiwanese press, China Airlines is in preparation to launch Round-The-World Cargo service. The launch should be around the end of the year.
So far only few carriers including Korean Air Cargo, Singapore Airlines Cargo, Lufthansa Cargo, Air New Zealand Cargo….etc, offers such service.
The Taiwan-based carrier operated Round-The-World passenger service in the mid-80s.
TAAG Angola Airlines on Amadeus timetable display as of 03OCT08 is showing Boeing 777 operating Luanda – Lisbon route along with Boeing 747 from 26OCT08.
The 777 operates on Day 15 and 747 on Day 3467
Air Namibia from 26OCT08 is operating A340-300 aircraft instead of Boeing 737-500 on 1 of 3 weekly Windhoek – Luanda service.
The A340-300 operates on Day 5 while 737-500 operates on Day 17
EgyptAir has cancelled service on the Cairo – Al Ain route
Starting 02NOV08, American Airlines’ Chicago – Moscow route will be operated by 767-300 instead of 777-200.
From 26OCT08, China Eastern is to operate A330-300 instead of Airbus 321 on the Shanghai Hongqiao – Tokyo Haneda route
Bangkok Airways’ 4 weekly Koh Samui – Hong Kong route is to be increased to Daily from 01DEC08
Air Madagascar appears to be not operating service to Milan for the moment. Based on Amadeus timetable display, service is also not operating in the 2008/09 Northern Winter season
It appears that UNITED is keeping Los Angeles – Philadelphia daily service from 01NOV08 and onward.
From 02NOV08, UNITED’s Los Angeles – Seattle route will become UNITED Express service. All service operates with CRJ700.
DELTA’s weekly Los Angeles – Liberia is to be operated by 737-800 instead of 757 from 09JAN09.
As per Amadeus timetable display on 03OCT08, Garuda Indonesia is displaying 737-800 replacing the -400s on the Denpasar – Singapore route from 22DEC08, on GA846/847 only.
GA840/841 continues to be operated by 737-400
Cathay Pacific is adding 6th weekly flight (Day 1) on the Hong Kong – Surabaya route starting 25NOV08
Dragonair on Amadeus timetable is displaying an increase of capacity of the Hong Kong – Phuket route from 26OCT08.
A321 is to operate 4 weekly (Day x345) from 26OCT08 to 31DEC08 and then 3 weekly (Day 126) from 01JAN09. The rest of the service is operated by A320
As of 03OCT08 Amadeus timetable display, Cathay Pacific in the month of December 2008 is to operate Airbus A340-300 aircraft on the Hong Kong – Chennai route.
A340 operates on Day 1 from HKG, Day 2 from Chennai
As of 03OCT08 Amadeus timetable display, Cathay Pacific CX731/732, Hong Kong – Dubai turnaround flight, is showing A340-300 operating from 14NOV08 to 31DEC08, replacing A330.