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SIA to suspend services to four destinations due to Covid-19

Singapore Airlines will suspend services to Canberra, Dusseldorf, Stockholm, and Wellington due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it announced in a statement on September 15.

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SIA group to cut around 2,400 staff, CEO Goh says decision was 'hardest and most agonising'

The Singapore Airlines (SIA) group will be cutting around 2,400 positions across its airlines in Singapore and across its overseas stations.

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Airlines can't afford to wait for Covid vaccine, says IATA's chief medical adviser

The airline industry can’t afford to wait for a vaccine. That’s the message from the International Air Transport Association’s chief medical adviser, David Powell.

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Low-cost carriers to recover faster than full-service peers after Covid-19: Scoot CEO

Airlines are facing the worst downturn in the history of aviation as countries continue to restrict air travel to halt the spread of Covid-19.

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SATS's non-aviation business the lone bright spot in 1Q

As travel restrictions to curb the spread of Covid-19 came into full force in 2Q this year, demand for air travel had plunged to a dramatic low, hurting not just airlines but also SATS, which provi

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AirAsia posts record quarterly loss as Covid-19 decimates travel

AirAsia Group Bhd. posted its largest quarterly loss on record as restrictions imposed by governments to contain the spread of the coronavirus decimated travel.

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Scoot doubles cargo capacity on its A320 aircraft for essential goods and maintain global supply chains

Since the global pandemic in early 2020, which led to international border closures, it meant that there has been a severe reduction in passenger flights.

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SIA to use $2.2 bil from rights issue proceeds to fund operating expenses, aircraft purchases, and debt service

Singapore Airlines announced on August 19 that it will be using a further $2.2 billion out of the gross proceeds of the $8.8 billion raised from the rights issue to fund its operating expenses, set

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SIA Engineering senior management to take further salary cuts

Due to the severe impact of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and slower-than-anticipated lifting of border controls and travel restrictions, the senior management of SIA Engineering Company says it ha

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About 400,000 jobs have been wiped out in the airline industry, and there’s worse to come

About 400,000 airline workers have been fired, furloughed or told they may lose their jobs due to the coronavirus, according to Bloomberg calculations.

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