SINGAPORE: Singapore Air beefs up capacity

Singapore Airlines is making adjustments to its schedules to reallocate capacity among the routes resulting in a net increase across its network. There will be more flights to and from Australia, with Brisbane served with an additional three weekly frequencies from April, increasing to three times daily in July. Flights to Sydney increase from April […]


Singapore Airlines is making adjustments to its schedules to reallocate capacity among the routes resulting in a net increase across its network. There will be more flights to and from Australia, with Brisbane served with an additional three weekly frequencies from April, increasing to three times daily in July. Flights to Sydney increase from April to 24 times weekly, and will further increase to fourtimes daily in June.

Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam will increase to three times daily from end- March, and frequency to Hanoi will increase from daily to ten times weekly from July. Shanghai services will increase from four to fi ve times daily. Flights to Chennai are planned to increase from 10 to 11 per week while frequency between Singapore and Delhi are also planned to increase from a daily service to nine times weekly from end-March, and to twice daily services later in the year.

Frequency will be increased between Singapore and Dubai to twice daily, from the existing 10 flights per week, with effect from end-May. A second daily service between Singapore and Zurich, was added earlier this year, and the carrier increased frequency on the Milan and Barcelona route to a daily service. The current 5 times weekly service between Bangkok and Osaka will be suspended from end-May and will be replaced with an additional daily Singapore-Bangkok service, bringing the number of weekly flights between Singapore and Bangkok to 41.