[Update 2] Singapore Airlines to Start A380 Beijing Service from August 2014

2nd Update at 1830GMT 10JUN14

Singapore Airlines from 01AUG14 launches regular Airbus A380 service on Singapore – Beijing route, where it plans to operate once a day. Reservation for the A380 service opens today (10JUN14).

As a result of the A380 regular operation, overall service will be reduced from 4 to 3 daily. SQ810/803 will be cancelled. Reservation for this flight was closed on late-Tuesday local time.

SQ800 SIN0055 – 0705PEK 772 D
SQ802 SIN0830 – 1440PEK 388 D
SQ806 SIN1650 – 2300PEK 773 D
SQ810 SIN1800 – 0010+1PEK 333 D

SQ801 PEK0005 – 0625SIN 773 D
SQ803 PEK0115 – 0735SIN 333 D
SQ805 PEK0855 – 1515SIN 772 D
SQ807 PEK1635 – 2255SIN 388 D

SQ last operated A380 service to Beijing during 2008 Olympics, between 02AUG08 and 08AUG08.

As a result of the fleet redeployment, Singapore Airlines’ twice daily A380 operation on Singapore – Hong Kong route will be reduced to one daily. SQ866/865 will be operated by Boeing 777-300ER instead of A380.

Original Update filed at 0620GMT 10JUN14