Update at 0555GMT 16APR12
Singapore Airlines today (16APR12) announced it’ll operate Airbus A380 service on Singapore – Osaka Kansai route, as part of celebration for its 40th anniversary of operation to Osaka.
The A380 service will operate from 10AUG12 to 15AUG12. Reservation is now open with following schedule:
Update at 0805GMT 12APR12
Silk Air starting 05JUN12 plans to launch 3 weekly Singapore – Hanoi service, on board Airbus A319/320 aircraft. This route will complement existing Singapore Airlines’ daily operation in the morning hours.
Reservation for this flight will be opened soon.
Update at 0820GMT 10APR12
As per 10APR12 GDS timetable and inventory display, latest changes to Singapore Airlines’ Summer 2012 operation as follows. Additional changes remain possible:
Update at 0650GMT 10APR12
Singapore Airlines starting 01JUN12 introduces 3rd daily Airbus A380 service on Singapore – London Heathrow route, which results in 17% of capacity increase. Existing SQ308/319 service from this date will be operated by A380, instead of Boeing 777-300ER. The airline has finished updating its reservation system around 0700GMT.
Update at 1105GMT 04APR12
Singapore Airlines from 10DEC12 to 31JAN13 is increasing service on Singapore – Perth route, where it’ll operate 28 weekly service for the Northern Winter peak season. During the same period in Northern Winter 2011/12, SIA operated 24 weekly flights.
Boeing 777-200 aircraft operates these services.
Update at 0920GMT 03APR12
As per 03APR12 GDS timetable and inventory display, Singapore Airlines until 24APR12 is temporary adjusting service to Male in the Maldives. Planned changes as follow:
Update at 0800GMT 15MAR12
Virgin Australia has implemented phase 3 of Codeshare partnership with Singapore Airlines, which now sees Virgin Australia International unit’s “VA” code appearing on additional Singapore Airlines between Australia and Singapore, and beyond.
New Codeshare routes cover:
Update at 1000GMT 06MAR12
As per 06MAR12 GDS timetable and inventory display, Singapore Airlines starting 25MAR12 is splitting Istanbul and Athens operation.
Update at 0640GMT 06MAR12
As per 06MAR12 GDS timetable and inventory display, Singapore Airlines remains on track to reduce Singapore – Munich – Manchester service from Daily to 6 weekly from 25MAR12. However, the airline will maintain Daily service from 06JUN12 to 20SEP12 for the peak season travel.
Previously the Star Alliance member planned to operate 6 weekly flights for entire Summer season.
Update at 0540GMT 17FEB12
Star Alliance member Singapore Airlines is scheduling FINAL Boeing 747-400 operation on 06APR12, where the carrier is to operate Singapore – Hong Kong service. The airline began Boeing 747 service in 1973.
The FINAL Boeing 747 flight is also marketed as a package tour, which include land packages in Singapore and/or Hong Kong. Passengers booking on First Class will also gain access for behind the scene tour at SQ’s cabin crew training facilities and well as flight simulator and SATS Catering Centre tour.
Reservation for FINAL Boeing 747 is on sale with following schedule:
Update at 0620GMT 09FEB12
Singapore Airlines has announced the launch of codeshare service with Virgin Australia. Initially the codeshare agreement sees Singapore Airlines’ “SQ” code appearing on selected domestic routes operated by Virgin Australia.
Codeshare routes as follows:
Update at 0620GMT 07FEB12
As per 07FEB12 GDS timetable and inventory display, latest changes to Singapore Airlines’ Northern Summer 2012 operation as follows. Effective date is 25MAR12, unless otherwise noted.
Additional changes remain possible:
Update at 1100GMT 31JAN12
As per 31JAN12 GDS timetable and inventory display, Singapore Airlines has adjusted Singapore – Adelaide operation from July 2012, when it increases the service from Daily to 10 weekly. The extra 3 weekly flights sees operational day changes.
Further, the Star Alliance member has update operational schedule for Singapore – Melbourne route, which will sees departure from Singapore on SQ237 moving 50 minutes earlier, which leaves 70 minutes of turn around time in MEL, instead of 15.
Update at 1125GMT 23JAN12
As per 23JAN12 GDS timetable and inventory display, it appears that Singapore Airlines is still displaying minor discrepancies for its Singapore – Melbourne operational schedule, effective 25MAR12.
SQ237/238, operated by Boeing 777-300, currently still showing 15-minute turn-around time at Melbourne. This was noticed by several readers and been discussed on some aviation forums. Such “error” was loaded on the week of 05JAN12, when the Star Alliance member switched 777-300 operation from SQ228 to SQ238 from 26MAR12 (Reported on 05JAN12), as A380 is returning to Melbourne operation.
SQ’s inventory schedule display screen shot as follows:
Update at 0900GMT 20JAN12
Singapore Airlines during Chinese New Year is to operate Boeing 747-400 aircraft on Singapore – Hong Kong service. Planned operational period and flight as follows:
Update at 0720GMT 12JAN12
As per 12JAN12 GDS timetable and inventory display, Singapore Airlines continues to adjust planned aircraft operation within Asia.
Latest changes as follows. Effective date is 25MAR12, with some exceptions.
Update at 0905GMT 10JAN12
As per 10JAN12 GDS timetable and inventory display, latest changes to Singapore Airlines’ Northern Summer 2012 operation as follows. Effective date is 25MAR12, unless otherwise noted.
Additional changes remain possible:
Update at 1300GMT 05JAN12
As per 05JAN12 GDS timetable and inventory display, Singapore Airlines from 25MAR12 once again is to operate Airbus A380 aircraft on Singapore – Melbourne service. (MEL departure eff 26MAR12)
The A380 flight to Melbourne was to scheduled to end from 15JAN12 until further notice, however, routine schedule update on 05JAN12 is showing the return of A380 service from 25MAR12. The A380 is to operate flight SQ227/228, replacing Boeing 747-400/777-300.
Update at 1020GMT 29DEC11
As per 29DEC11 GDS timetable and inventory display, Singapore Airlines starting 25MAR12 is changing operational aircraft on 1 of 2 Daily Singapore – Tokyo Haneda service.
SQ636/635 is to be operated by Boeing 777-200, replacing Airbus A330-300.
Update at 1000GMT 28DEC11
As per 28DEC11 GDS timetable display, Singapore Airlines continues to adjust planned Summer 2012 operation.
Service to Amsterdam, Bangalore and Colombo sees are the latest batch of destinations with aircraft changes starting 01JUL12. Details:
Update at 0900GMT 27DEC11
Singapore Airlines starting 02JUL12 is increasing Singapore – Adelaide service from Daily to 10 weekly. Flight information is now loaded into the GDS and is open for reservation.
Update at 0640GMT 26DEC11
Singapore Airlines on Thursday 22DEC11′s routine schedule changes has loaded changes to Summer 2012 operation in the GDS. The Star Alliance member prior to this has announced planned changes on 19DEC11.
As of 26DEC11, details of the schedules for these changes as follows:
Update at 1150GMT 19DEC11
Singapore Airlines today (19DEC11) announced planned Summer 2012 operation, which includes following changes.
Note all changes are currently not reflecting in the airline’s inventory system, as well as GDS. These changes short be made shortly. All changes are to be in effect from 25MAR12, unless otherwise noted:
Update at 1510GMT 15DEC11
As per 15DEC11 GDS timetable and inventory display, Singapore Airlines in February and March 2012 is reducing service on a number of flights.
Planned flight reductions as follows:
Update at 0801GMT 16NOV11
From 16DEC11, Singapore Airlines is introducing Airbus A330-300 service on 1 of 4 Daily Singapore – Manila service, replacing Boeing 777-200 aircraft.
The A330-300 aircraft is to operate noon departure from Singapore, and late-afternoon from Manila.
Manila schedule after 16DEC11: