Air New Zealand announced today Thursday 7th November 2013, that effective from 15th October 2014, plans to launch the new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft on its Auckland – Perth route, replacing Boeing 777-200ER aircraft.
Reservation for the 787-9 aircraft is now open. Configuration is 18 Business Premier, 21 Premium Economy and 263 Economy (including 14 rows of Sky couch)
Schedule: NZ175 AKL1400 – 1645PER 789 Daily NZ176 PER1800 – 0530+1AKL 789 Daily
Planned Boeing 787-9 operation and launch date remains subject to change.
Source: Airline Route.com