Singapore Flyer suspended after 'technical issue' detected
SINGAPORE - The Singapore Flyer is suspending operations of its observation wheel after the detection of "a technical issue".
Its operator Straco Leisure said on Thursday (Jan 20) that the matter was discovered during a routine maintenance inspection.
It is working with the Building and Construction Authority to conduct the necessary inspection, repairs and rectification works.
The operator did not specify a date for operations to restart.
It added that it is working to contact affected customers with prior flight bookings.
They can also visit the to register for a rescheduling of their visit date, or contact their booking agent directly.
Straco Leisure apologised to customers and business partners for any inconvenience caused.
The Time Capsule attraction at the Singapore Flyer building remains open from Thursday to Sunday and on public holidays.
Shops and restaurants at the building will remain open as well. But guests are advised to check on the operating schedules prior to visiting.
Singapore Flyer suspended after “technical issue” detected,. (2022, January 20). AsiaOne. https://www.asiaone.com/singapore/singapore-flyer-suspended-after-technical-issue-detected