Tag: Singapore Airlines


  • SIA begins Kuwait service

    SIA begins Kuwait service Singapore Airlines has begun flights between Kuwait and Singapore, via Abu Dhabi from mid-March. The new four times weekly service will operate using the Boeing 777-200 aircraft. “The start of our services to......

    Read More
  • No pay leave extended at Singapore Air

    No-pay leave extended at Singapore Air Faced with ongoing drop in load factors, excess capacity and falling yeilds, Singapore Airlines (SIA) has started preliminary talks to get its passenger plane pilots to take voluntary no-pay leave. This......

    Read More
  • SIA parks one freighter and 17 pax planes

    Singapore Airlines, the world’s most profitable carrier, has said it will slash passenger capacity by 11 per cent as the global recession continues to drag down air passenger and cargo demand. The airline will take 17 passenger......

    Read More
  • Singapore Airlines’ profit nose-dives

    Singapore Airlines has posted a fiscal third-quarter net profit down 43 per cent amid significant fuel-hedging losses, shrinking demand for cargo and passenger travel. Of the parent airline’s four other business units – SATS Group, SIA Engineering,......

    Read More
  • Singapore Airlines' profit nose-dives

    Singapore Airlines has posted a fiscal third-quarter net profit down 43 per cent amid significant fuel-hedging losses, shrinking demand for cargo and passenger travel. Of the parent airline’s four other business units – SATS Group, SIA Engineering,......

    Read More
  • Air France joins SIA, MAS withdrawl from Chennai

    Chennai is seeing a contraction of services as Air France has advised the Airports Authority of India (AAI) that it would be withdrawing its three-times weekly service out of Chennai from end-March, joining Singapore Airlines and Malaysian......

    Read More
  • Delta aims to trim 2,000 staff

    Delta Air Lines, which took over rival Northwest Airlines last year, said it expects about 2,000 staff to opt for early retirement as it aims to trim capacity by up to 8 per cent this year. The......

    Read More
  • Singapore Airlines cuts flights as load factors fall

    Singapore Airlines (SIA) saw its cargo load factor for December drop 6.8 percentage points to 55.2 per cent from 62 per cent a year earlier while passenger load factor dropped 4.4 percentage points to 79.9 per cent......

    Read More