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L.News:SIA Announces Details Of Service Reductions  
User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 5 hours ago) and read 2247 times:

Latest News : Singapore Airlines Announces Details of Service Reductions

On 20 September,Singapore Airlines (SIA) announced that in loght of the prevailing economic situation and a slight decline in forward bookings,it was reviewing its operating patterns. Outlined below are details of service reductions to be implemented in the near future.

Singapore - Amsterdam - New York (Newark) services will be reduced from 4 to 3.However, SIA will continue its daily service to New York (JFK International) via Frankfrut.

Singapore - Surabaya services will be reduced from 12 per week to 10.

Singapore - Kaohsiung services will be reduced from five per week to three.

Singapore - Kuala Lumpur services will be reduced from 10 per day to nine.

Singapore - Hong Kong services will be reduced from seven per day to six.SQ851 bound for Hong Kong and SQ852 bound for Singapore will be the flights cancelled.

All the above changes will take effect at the end of October 2001.

In addition,as a precautionary measure and the tensions rising in the Middle East Asia, SIA is suspending its services to Pakistan.SIA currently flies 4 times a week to Karachi and Lahore. The suspension takes effect from Friday 28 September. SIA wishes to apologize to all passengers who may have been iniconvenienced aas a result of this suspension of services and hopes to resume services when circumstances permit.

SIA will continue to monitor its operation systemwide and make adjustments if necessary to match capacity with demand.

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User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 1, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 5 hours ago) and read 2078 times:

News Update:
The flight reduction for SIN - HKG SQ851 & SQ852 will start on the 7th of October instead at the end of October.


User currently offlineKRP From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 5 hours ago) and read 2067 times:

Will they still start flying 777 into CPH iso 340?

User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 3, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 5 hours ago) and read 2050 times:

Re:KRP

Yep!The 772ER will be delivered to SQ and they will still use to operate Copenhagen,Jeddah and replace the A340-300E .Won't affect the changes of aircraft types for the time being ... I'm also waiting for the latest news too!


User currently offlineJiml1126 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 2029 times:

As far as I know that SIA isn't really doing pretty will on Kaohsiung-Singapore route, and so does China Airlines, there were rumours saying that CI and SQ might code-share on SIN-KHH route.

User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 5, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 2008 times:

China Airlines always cancel their flights from SIN to KHH...there's a possibility of what you said.....

User currently offlineSingapore_Air From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2000, 13742 posts, RR: 19
Reply 6, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 2007 times:

Phew! At least they are adjusting capacity.

I was afraid they were just going to keep "loss-making" services to save face.

Obviously aircraft usage will drop, but I don't think they are going to ground a plane. Although I hope that they will ground some only if they can't break-even on them

Oh well. All looks well.



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User currently offlineMr.BA From Singapore, joined Sep 2000, 3423 posts, RR: 21
Reply 7, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 1994 times:

SIA has quite a number of B777s on order, are they still taking deliveries of them?

alvin



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User currently offlineAir Taiwan From Australia, joined Dec 1999, 1518 posts, RR: 4
Reply 8, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 1982 times:

Hmmm so KHH-SIN down to 3 hey? I wonder how long is TG keeping up their daily KHH-BKK service for..

Jimmy


User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 9, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 1976 times:

Re:Mr.BA

SIA still has 20 772 and 10 772ER's on order,with 23 772 on option.Latest news is that SIA will not cancel ANY orders,as they are planning to replace all the A343E's,which still has 2 left to finish all the orders,and that it will replace all routes flown by the A340,for example Copenhagen,Christchurch,Jeddah and Rome etc.

Best Regards

Chris


User currently offlineMr.BA From Singapore, joined Sep 2000, 3423 posts, RR: 21
Reply 10, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 1967 times:

Hey Chris,

Thanks a lot for the info. I heard they cancelled the last B744 they have on order. Any idea when the next B777-200 and B777-200ER will be delivered? Heard that 9V-SYF (B777-312) was ready for delivery but however was delayed and I have lost track of it. Anyone knows if it has been delivered to Singapore Airlines?

Thanks

alvin



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User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 11, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 2 hours ago) and read 1942 times:

Not too sure if they've got their 6th boeing yet...i guess not yet....but soon.

User currently offlineOdiE From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 1641 posts, RR: 1
Reply 12, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 1929 times:

SIA just increased their frequency to KUL this Summer, I think somewhere in June/July from 9 to 10 daily services. They increased that before to 10 daily services before the economic crisis, but reduced to 9 again. Looks like it's going to be 9 for quite sometime now.

Regards.


User currently offlineSIA fan From Indonesia, joined Aug 2000, 728 posts, RR: 1
Reply 13, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 1929 times:

Glad that they don't do anything to the SIN-ORD route  Smile


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User currently offlineSingapore_Air From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2000, 13742 posts, RR: 19
Reply 14, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 1931 times:

hehe  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

SIA Fan, and 9v-Spk, please contact me @ khoahuynhuk@hotmail.com

Thanks.



Anyone can fly, only the best Soar.
User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 15, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 1878 times:

Hm...i guess it won't really affect if they cut to nine...you know,the SIN-KUL service are like shuttles...SQ and MH,with nearly 5 flights a day...
I guess SQ are trying to save costs on routes that are making profits but not that high demand!
And yeh glad they didn't cut that SIN-ORD!I don't think they'll cut it for the time-being anyways!


User currently offlineDanialanwar From Switzerland, joined Mar 2001, 421 posts, RR: 0
Reply 16, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 1870 times:

Two questions, if anyone knows an answer ...

Amsterdam
By cutting SIN-AMS-EWR to 3 weekly, flights to AMS will reduce to 6 (with 3 on to EWR, 3 on to ORD) ... any idea if and when AMS is going back to daily?

Ansetts B744
SQ is/was leasing 2 B744 to Ansett ... now that AN doesn't do pretty well, are these planes still with AN or did SQ reposess them. I guess it'd be kinda difficult to lease them out again right away.



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User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 17, posted (12 years 11 months 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 1856 times:

I think they'll mantain 6 flights per week for the time being...they'll resume full schelue to Newark with 4 flights i guess someday.
For the Ansett...It's been reposessed to SIa,but parked in Sydney and Brisbane for the time being.


User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 18, posted (12 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 14 hours ago) and read 1804 times:

Also Rumors are saying that one of the destinations will be cut,probably the Macau route.They operate 2 flights a week with the A310.

User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 19, posted (12 years 11 months 2 weeks 6 days 13 hours ago) and read 1763 times:

Just got news that starting from 27th Oct SIA will suspend SIN-MFM...actually i mean cancel the service.

User currently offline9V-SVA From Singapore, joined Aug 2001, 1860 posts, RR: 8
Reply 20, posted (12 years 11 months 2 weeks 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 1735 times:

MFM? Where's that?


9V-SVA  Big thumbs up



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User currently offline9v-spk From Hong Kong, joined Aug 2001, 1646 posts, RR: 6
Reply 21, posted (12 years 11 months 2 weeks 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 1730 times:

Macau!

Best Regards


User currently offlineCx flyboy From Hong Kong, joined Dec 1999, 6601 posts, RR: 55
Reply 22, posted (12 years 11 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 1686 times:

I think they are getting 9V-SYF soon.........because I saw it take off this morning at CLK!!!!! Big grin

User currently offlineQantasAirways From Australia, joined Mar 2001, 1278 posts, RR: 3
Reply 23, posted (12 years 11 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 1672 times:

I'm truly glad it doesn't affect Brisbane
But I guess Brisbane has been a gold mine to Singapore Airlines.

Regards
QANTASairways
The Spirit of Australia



Spirit of Australia
User currently offlineVictor Alpha From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 24, posted (12 years 11 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 1660 times:

CXFlyboy - 9V-SYF came around 11-13 Sep 01.. No confirmed dates though

25 9v-spk : Australia is SQ's gold mine as you say QANTASairways, and when somebody on A.net said that maybe SQwill pull out of Aus,i knew that's impossible!They
26 Mr.BA : Flgiths to Brisbane on SQ are normally full, especially on holiday periods, for sure they won't pull out of Australia. alvin
27 TwinER : 9v-spk, You mentioned earlier that the A343E will be replaced by B777 SIN - CHC. Do you know when? Rgds TwinER
28 9v-spk : TwinER Sorry mate, but only have news that SIN-ICN-YVR has been replaced with the 772ER but there will be no other changes until 27th october for CHC,
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