Singapore Airlines CEO Chew Choon Seng told ATWOnline in Istanbul that the recently announced bid for Qantas might be a wakeup call for Australian officials who favor protecting the flag carrier to the detriment of SIA's wish to operate a transpacific service from Australia. "I cannot comment on what reaction by the Australian government would be, or how such a transaction would affect aviation policy. All I can say is that from the comments that are being made by leading figures in ...

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