Singapore Airlines in today’s schedule update filed service adjustment to Canberra and Wellington, with new routing. Planned new routing as follows.
Singapore – Melbourne – Wellington eff 03MAY18 4 weekly 777-200ER
SQ247 SIN1945 – 0510+1MEL0700+1 – 1220+1WLG 772 x237
SQ248 WLG1345 – 1530MEL1650 – 2245SIN 772 x134
Melbourne service will increase to 32 weekly. Schedule update for Wellington completed around 0900GMT 24JAN18.
Singapore – Sydney – Canberra eff 01MAY18 1 daily 777-300ER
SQ288 SIN1030 – 2010SYD2120 – 2220CBR2315 – 0515+1SIN 77W D
Overall service for Canberra increases from 4 to 7 weekly, Sydney increases from 33 to 35 weekly. Note SQ251/252 Singapore – Sydney service, currently served by 777-200ER, will switch to -300ER from 25MAR18, and replaced by SQ288 from 01MAY18. SQ does not have local traffic nor stopover traffic rights for Sydney – Canberra sector.
SIA’s existing 4 weekly Singapore – Canberra – Wellington will be served until 30APR18.