Singapore Airlines Delays 777-300ER South Africa Service to July 2016

Singapore Airlines in recent schedule update is delaying planned Boeing 777-300ER service to South Africa, currently scheduled to commence from July 2016. The airline previously planned to replace 777-200ER aircraft on Singapore – Johannesburg 3 weekly flights from 02JUN16, 4 weekly Singapore – Johannesburg – Cape Town from 01JUL16.

Revised 777-300ER service introduction as follow.

eff 30JUN16 Singapore – Johannesburg
SQ478 SIN0210 – 0655JNB 77W 146
SQ479 JNB1345 – 0610+1SIN 77W 146

eff 15JUL16 Singapore – Johannesburg – Cape Town
SQ478 SIN0125 – 0610JNB0710 – 0925CPT 77W x146
SQ479 CPT1040 – 1240JNB1345 – 0610+1SIN 77W x146

First class service is not offered on 777-300ER operating flights to South Africa.