Singapore Airlines has announced that it will be increasing its flights to Istanbul, Turkey that are flown via Dubai effective Oct 26th 08. SQ will be increasing the weekly flights offered on this route from 4 to 6 weekly using a Boeing 777-200ER. As a result, SQ's SIN-DXB-SIN flights increase from double daily to 16 times a week.
SQ also revealed that during the Winter 08-09 season, its flights to Pakistan will only operate twice a week using a B 777-200A. Its current Pakistan flights are routed in a triangular manner i.e. SIN-KHI-LHE-SIN.