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112 flights to Bangkok cancelled

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  • Writer: Amornrat Mahitthirook and Online Reporters
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Airlines have cancelled a total of 112 scheduled flights, or 56 round-trips, from Singapore and Hong Kong to Bangkok until late February because of the reduced demand for seats. 

Caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra visits staff at Suvarnabhumi airport on Monday. (Photo by Weerawong Wongpreedee)

Civil Aviation Department director-general Woradej Harnprasert said on Monday that his department has officially been informed that Singapore Airlines will cut one flight each day from Jan 14 to Feb 25, a total of 19 round-trip flights, from the current schedule of 215 flights during that period.

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