All data courtesy of Jim Liu – RoutesOnline.com
Air Canada mainline international changes for Summer 2019
Air Canada filed changes to its planned international mainline operation for the summer 2019 season.
Montreal – London Heathrow operated by A330-300 replacing 787-9, eff 01MAY19
Vancouver – London Heathrow seasonal 2nd daily operated by 787-8, replacing -9 eff 01JUN19 (overall one daily on 787-8 and -9)
Air Moldova additional routes
Air Moldova plans to add 3 destinations to its network during the summer 2019 season, including service resumption to London Gatwick.
Chisinau – London Gatwick two weekly A319, eff 07JUN19
British Airways London Heathrow long-haul changes for summer 2019
British Airways has filed additional changes to its planned summer 2019 long-haul service at London Heathrow, effective from 31MAR19.
London Heathrow – Boston:
London Heathrow – Calgary:
London Heathrow – Charleston SC:
London Heathrow – Dubai:
London Heathrow – Islamabad:
London Heathrow – Johannesburg:
London Heathrow – Los Angeles:
BA283/282 31MAR19 – 30SEP19 744 daily (previously not specified, BA to operate 10 weekly A380 service to Los Angeles in October 2019)
BA268/269 31MAR19 – 26OCT19 744 Day x157
London Heathrow - Montreal:
London Heathrow – Mumbai:
London Heathrow – Nashville:
London Heathrow – Newark:
London Heathrow – Osaka Kansai:
London Heathrow – Pittsburgh:
London Heathrow – Riyadh:
London Heathrow – San Diego:
London Heathrow – Washington Dulles:
China Southern changes for summer 2019
hina Southern has filed selected long-haul changes for summer 2019 season.
Guangzhou – London Heathrow: 17APR19 – 29MAY19 787-9 replaces -8, daily (except selected dates)
Wuhan – London Heathrow: eff 01APR19 787-8 continues operating 3 weekly, replacing A330-200
Garuda Indonesia resumes first class service to London
Garuda Indonesia plans to re-introduce 3-class Boeing 777-300ER service to London Heathrow, with the return of first class service in the 3rd quarter of 2019. From 09JUL19 to 14SEP19, the 3-class aircraft will replace 2-class aircraft on Jakarta – London Heathrow – Denpasar routing.
GA086 CGK1120 – 2000LHR 777 26
GA086 CGK1130 – 2010LHR 777 4
GA087 LHR2145 – 2015+1DPS 777 246
LOT Polish Airlines plans Vilnius – London City
LOT Polish Airlines announced launch of service on the Vilnius – London City route, scheduled with Embraer E190 aircraft. First flight will commence on 01MAY19, operating twice daily on weekdays, one on weekends.
LO271 VNO0630 – 0730LCY E90 x7
LO273 VNO1655 – 1755LCY E90 x6
LO272 LCY0935 – 1435VNO E90 x7
LO274 LCY1840 – 2340VNO E90 x6
No Monday service on 06MAY19.
Qatar Airways increases A350-1000XWB service to London Heathrow
Qatar Airways is increasing Airbus A350-1000XWB operations on Doha – London Heathrow route during summer 2019, currently served once a day as QR15/16. From 31MAR19, -1000XWB service will increase to two daily as QR7/8 switches to -1000XWB (replacing 777-300ER), except 01JUN19 – 15JUL19.
Planned A350-1000XWB schedule follows - the airline operates 6 daily flights to Heathrow:
QR007 DOH0900 – 1410LHR 351 D
QR015 DOH1515 – 2025LHR 351 D
QR008 LHR1600 – 0050+1DOH 351 D
QR016 LHR2155 – 0645+1DOH 351 D
Vueling expands Alicante network
Vueling is expanding network offering at Alicante, with the addition of 5 new/resumed routes in summer 2019 season. Planned additions include the following.
Wizz Air further network expansions in Summer 2019
Wizz Air has announced service expansion from Ohrid, Skopje, Timisoara and Tirana, with the launch of 13 new routes.