July 15, 2011
As a result of continued growth in travel demand, starting Oct 30, during the Northern Winter operating season, SIA is increasing frequencies to Mumbai from 14 to 17 flights per week. Flights to Ahmedabad will also increase to three per week from two.
Other sectors include an additional daily service on the Singapore-Bangkok route to five per day from four.
As demand progressively recovers for travel to and from Japan, services between Singapore and Tokyo Haneda will return to twice-daily from daily. Frequency. Singapore-Guangzhou services will double to 14 flights per week.
Services between Singapore and Istanbul will meanwhile increase to six–times weekly from four-times-weekly, subject to regulatory approval. Three of the flights will carry on to Athens. Services to Cape Town, via Johannesburg, will increase to four per week from three.