South African Airways and TAP Portugal since 01JUN11 has modified their codeshare agreement, followed by the latter’s suspension to South Africa service.
The two Star Alliance members’ codeshare coverage between South Africa and Portugal is now via London Heathrow. Domestic Portugal and South Africa service remains unchanged.
Codeshare routes and flight numbers:
oneWorld member S7 Airlines in Winter 2011 season will enhance connections within Russia Far East region. The airline from 31OCT11 launches 2 weekly Vladivostok – Khabarovsk route, and will increase Vladivostok – Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk route from 1 to 3 weekly.
It will continue to operate 3 weekly Vladivostok – Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky service in Winter season.
As per 10JUN11 GDS timetable display, latest changes to British Airways’ Long-Haul operation for Winter 2011/12 season, namely Delhi and Hong Kong, as follows:
As per 10JUN11 GDS timetable display, China Airlines is reducing service to Los Angeles and Vancouver in Winter 2011/12 season.
Los Angeles reduction is seasonal cut, while Vancouver sees additional cuts for the first time in Winter season.
As per 10JUN11 GDS timetable display, THAI has adjusted planned Winter 2011 operation on selected destinations, namely Auckland, Copenhagen, Milan and Sydney.
Changes as follows:
As per 10JUN11 GDS timetable display, THAI starting 11NOV11 will increase Copenhagen service from Daily to 10 weekly.
The additional 3 weekly flights will be operating Bangkok – Copenhagen – Phuket routing, marking the Star Alliance member’s first long-haul service between Phuket and Europe, despite being one-way nonstop on Eastbound route.
Boeing 747-400 aircraft operates service to Copenhagen. Schedule:
Sichuan Airlines in late-June 2011 will launch 2 International services out of Nanning.
From 17JUN11, it’ll launch 2 weekly Nanning – Jakarta service, followed by Nanning – Ho Chi Minh from 23JUN11, also 2 weekly flights.
As per 10JUN11 GDS timetable display, latest AIRFRANCE planned Winter 2011/12 season operational changes, effective 30OCT11, as follows.
As always additional changes are expected in the coming months.
As per 10JUN11 GDS timetable display, Shenzhen Airlines is planning to offer Wuxi – Taipei Taoyuan service 4 times a week starting 29JUN11.
Boeing 737-800 aircraft is to operate this route. However, reservation is NOT open at present time and further changes may be possible.
Initially planned schedule as follows:
Jet2 in November and December 2011 once again operates limited-time service to Newark.
The airline will be offering Boeing 757 service, 1 round-trip each from East Midlands and Newark, and 2 round-trips each from Leeds/Bradford and Newcastle in 2011/12 Winter season.
UK’s low-cost carrier Jet2 in Summer 2012 is launching 5 more routes, including 2 new routes from Glasgow and 3 from Manchester.
New routes and schedules as follows: