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  • Singapore

The International Air Services Commission (the Commission) has received an application  [PDF: 347 KB]   from Qantas seeking to renew Determination [2013] IASC 120 (as amended by [2014] IASC 231), which allocates 300 seats per week of capacity for own stopover traffic between Singapore and Colombo. Additionally, Qantas seeks to retain certain conditions including the use of the capacity by a Qantas’ wholly-owned subsidiary and for code sharing with Emirates and SriLankan Airlines.

In accordance with sections 12 and 17 of the International Air Services Commission Act 1992, the Commission invites other applications for capacity on the route.

The closing date for making an application is 19 April 2017. If you are intending to make an application, please inform the Executive Director of the Commission, by email (at, of your intention to make an application as soon as possible.

Update: 27-April-2017

On 27 April 2017, the Commission issued Renewal Determination [2017] IASC 106  [PDF: 209 KB]  , allocating to Qantas 300 seats per week of capacity on the Singapore route to be used to exercise own stop-over rights between Singapore and Colombo. The determination permits Qantas to code share on services operated by Emirates and SriLankan Airlines to Colombo via Singapore. The determination is valid for five years from 28 March 2018.