SINGAPORE: New Latin American services for SIA Cargo

In the face of persistent industry gloom, Singapore Airlines Cargo has commenced B747-400 freighter flights to the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo, Quito in Ecuador, and Bogota in Colombia. The cargo division began operating the services from 7 February under a special approval granted by the aviationauthorities in these countries. “Singapore Airlines Cargo can play […]


In the face of persistent industry gloom, Singapore Airlines Cargo has commenced B747-400 freighter flights to the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo, Quito in Ecuador, and Bogota in Colombia. The cargo division began operating the services from 7 February under a special approval granted by the aviationauthorities in these countries.

“Singapore Airlines Cargo can play an important role in connecting the expanding Latin American market with other major markets in Europe, Asia, North America and Australia,” said Tan Tiow Kor, senior vice president Sales and Marketing.

“We want to assure our customers that it is our plan to make our presence here a permanent one and we will work very closely with relevant authorities with a view to secure the necessary approvals to serve the Latin American markets with scheduled freighter flights,” he added.