Singapore Airlines to welcome first A350-900 ultra-long-range to fleet

Breaking Travel News  2018-09-22 17:46:15

The latest variant of the best-selling A350 XWB is capable of flying further in commercial service than any other aircraft, with a range of up to 9,700 nautical miles, or over 20 hours non-stop.

Pilot who failed random alcohol test returns to Singapore as investigation continues

The New Zealand Herald  2018-09-16 23:51:35

A Singapore Airlines pilot who failed a random alcohol test over the weekend has returned to Singapore as an investigation continues. The airline has apologised to passengers after its pilot on board a ...

Singapore Airlines flight cancelled after pilot fails alcohol test

The New Zealand Herald  2018-09-16 03:44:03

A Singapore Airlines flight to Wellington was cancelled yesterday after a pilot failed an alcohol test.Singapore Airlines spokesman Karl Schubert said flight SQ247 from Melbourne to Wellington was cancelled ...

Singapore Airlines to deploy A350 on Adelaide route

Air Transport World  2018-09-07 15:51:00

Singapore Airlines (SIA) will introduce a high-density Airbus A350-900 for its medium-haul operations. read more

Singapore Airlines joins Worldwide by easyJet

Breaking Travel News  2018-09-07 12:21:25

Worldwide by easyJet launched last year as the first ever low-fares carrier connection service and will now for the first time offer customers both a low-fares connection to Asia through Scoot, as well ...

Singapore Airlines joins easyJet?s flight-connections platform

Air Transport World  2018-09-06 16:33:00

UK LCC easyJet has struck a connecting-flight agreement with Singapore Airlines (SIA) and its LCC subsidiary Scoot, which will both join the ?Worldwide by easyJet? booking platform by the end of ...

Virgin Australia strategy, CEO search complicated by airline investors

Reuters  2018-09-05 23:41:10

Under CEO John Borghetti, Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd transformed from a budget airline into a serious rival to Qantas Airways Ltd with the backing of strategic investors including Singapore Airlines ...

easyJet, Singapore Airlines and BA among favourite airlines in UK

Breaking Travel News  2018-08-31 07:50:59

New research from YouGov indicates that easyJet has maintained its position as the best value for money airline among budget beach-holiday bookers.

Singapore Airlines enters strategic agreement with Chinese technology company

Air Transport World  2018-08-24 12:42:00

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has signed a strategic collaboration agreement with China?s Alibaba Group to expand digital technologies and services between the two companies. This will see new and enhanced ...

SIA posts strong load factors in July as West Asia market improves

Air Transport World  2018-08-16 17:51:00

Singapore Airlines (SIA) Group announced high load factors for the month of July, with an average of 85.9%, up 2.3 percentage points year-over-year (YOY). read more

Singapore Airlines and Canyon Ranch team up for marathon flight wellness

The New Zealand Herald  2018-08-15 22:21:22

Singapore Airlines has partnered with US-based wellness retreat operator Canyon Ranch to "re-invent" ultra-long haul travel with a focus on healthy food, rest and relaxation, and wellbeing on the world's ...

Singapore Airlines introduces upgraded A380 on Zurich route

Air Transport World  2018-08-09 20:08:00

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has replaced its Airbus A380 on the Zurich-Singapore route with an A380 version fitted with the latest onboard cabin productions and more

Airbus reveals Singapore Airlines' new ultra-long-range plane

The New Zealand Herald  2018-07-31 02:05:59

Airbus has unveiled its first ultra-long-range A350 XWB, the plane that will fly the longest commercial route for Singapore Airlines.The A350 XWB has been rolled out of the paintshop in the airline's livery. ...

SIA Group 1Q net profit down 57% on rising fuel costs

Air Transport World  2018-07-30 19:04:00

Singapore Airlines (SIA) Group has reported a net profit of S$149 million ($109.3 million) for the June quarter in its fiscal first period, down 57% year-over-year (YOY) from net profit of $346.5 million ...

First ultra-long-range Airbus A350 XWB rolls out of paintshop

Breaking Travel News  2018-07-30 09:11:45

The first ultra-long-range Airbus A350 XWB to be delivered to launch customer Singapore Airlines has rolled out of the paintshop in the carrier?s livery. Now at an advanced stage of production, the aircraft ...

First ultra-long-range Airbus A350 XWB rolls out of paintshop

Breaking Travel News  2018-07-30 09:11:44

The first ultra-long-range Airbus A350 XWB to be delivered to launch customer Singapore Airlines has rolled out of the paintshop in the carrier?s livery.

Singapore Airlines Q1 profit falls 59% as oil price rise bites  2018-07-26 11:55:31

Airline earned S$140 million in the three months ended June 30

SIA and CAE pilot training JV plans August launch

Air Transport World  2018-07-18 17:05:00

After getting the nod from regulators, the pilot training joint venture between Singapore Airlines (SIA) and CAE will begin operations in August. read more

Singapore Airlines increases capacity to Japan

Air Transport World  2018-07-18 13:45:00

Seeing an increasing demand for flights to Japan, Singapore Airlines has announced that it will add a fourth daily service to Tokyo-Haneda airport. read more

Singapore Airlines triumphs in Skytrax Awards, Air NZ wins best premium economy class

The New Zealand Herald  2018-07-17 18:13:34

Singapore Airlines has been voted the world's best airline by travellers, with Qatar Airways taking second place and Japan's ANA in third position. The awards were voted on by more than 20 million passengers ...