Singapore Airlines is increasing frequency to various destiantions, including Cape Town, during the Northern Winter operating season (30 October 2011-24 March 2012) as a result of continued growth in travel demand.
Flights to Cape Town, via Johannesburg, will increase to four per week from three. The new flight on Tuesdays is in addition to the Wednesday, Friday and Sunday flights from Cape Town to Singapore via Johannesburg. The airline’s services between Johannesburg and Singapore remain unchanged at seven times weekly.
The Tuesday flight offers customers from Cape Town and surrounding areas more flight choices to Singapore, south-east Asia, Australia, New Zealand as well as countries in north Asia.
Singapore Airlines is the flag carrier of Singapore. The airlines ranks amongst the top 15 carriers worldwide in terms of revenue passenger kilometres, and 10th in the world for international passengers carried. Singapore Airlines is the world's second largest airline by market capitalisation with a worth of 14 billion US dollars.
Singapore Airlines currently flies to 62 destinations in 35 countries on six continents from its primary hub in Singapore.