Singapore Airlines will cut 214 flights to China, Europe, Australia and India after passenger numbers slumped 7.5% in December. Cities affected are Perth, Sydney, Brisbane, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Mumbai, New Delhi, London and Zurich. SQ carried 1.6 million passengers last month and flew 8.05 billion RPKs, down 3.5% year-over-year. Capacity rose 1.7% to 10.07 billion ASKs and load factor slipped 4.4 points to 79.9%.

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