15 Apr '11, 10am

SIA to raise fuel surcharges

SINGAPORE : Singapore Airlines (SIA) said on Friday that it will be raising its fuel surcharge for tickets issued on or after April 21 due to the continuing rise in jet fuel prices. The carrier said in a statement that the increase in surcharges will be between US$4 and US$32 per sector, depending on the distance and class of travel. It added that the increase will also apply to flights at its SilkAir unit. In the economy class, the new fuel surcharge ranges from US$34 for flights between Singapore and South East Asian destinations to US$266 for flights between Singapore and the Americas. Jet fuel prices have increased by more than 30 per cent since the beginning of the year to over US$138 per barrel, the highest in two years, SIA said. "The adjustments will offer only partial relief from the higher operating costs arising from increases in the price of jet fuel," the airl...

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