SINGAPORE AIRLINES NEWS

 

SIA fares to go up

The Straits Times  2010-09-04 00:10:00

SINGAPORE Airlines will increase ticket prices next month - its third hike since April - as global demand for air travel continues to strengthen.Indications are that other carriers will follow suit, said ...

SIA gets new CEO

The Straits Times  2010-09-03 22:00:00

SINGAPORE Airlines has named Mr Goh Choon Phong as its new chief executive officer when current chief Chew Choon Seng retires end of the year.Mr Goh, 47, joined the airline in 1990 and is currently the ...

SIA gets new CEO

The Straits Times  2010-09-03 10:26:00

SINGAPORE Airlines has named Mr Goh Choon Phong as its new chief executive officer when current chief Chew Choon Seng retires end of the year.Mr Goh, 47, joined the airline in 1990 and is currently the ...

Emirates Now Largest Airbus A380 Operator

Aviation Week  2010-08-12 21:41:50

UAE carrier now has an even dozen of the aircraft, one more than Singapore Airlines.

SIA Cargo sees improving yields

Air Cargo News  2010-08-09 00:00:00

SINGAPORE Airlines (SIA) Cargo's freight traffic (in load tonne-kilometres) for the first quarter was up 12.1 per cent year-on-year, against capacity growth (in capacity tonne-kilometres) of 4.5 per cent.

Tiger Air has record fall

The Straits Times  2010-08-06 04:00:00

TIGER Airways Holdings Ltd, the discount carrier part-owned by Singapore Airlines Ltd, slumped by a record after foreign exchange losses damped profit in the first quarter, reported Bloomberg News.The ...

IT & Distribution

Air Transport World  2010-08-03 21:27:00

7 Singapore Airlines intends to progressively introduce electronic versions of magazines on its KrisWorld inflight entertainment system, beginning with its three in-flight magazines, SilverKris, KrisShop ...

Tiger, Thai Air Take on AirAsia With Bangkok Venture

Bloomberg Businessweek  2010-08-02 10:26:00

Tiger Airways Holdings Ltd., the budget carrier part-owned by Singapore Airlines Ltd., will start a low-fare airline in Bangkok, challenging AirAsia Bhd. in Southeast Asia's busiest airport.

SIA plane in collision

The Straits Times  2010-07-31 22:00:00

BEIJING - TWO aircraft collided at Beijing's international airport on Saturday, China's state media reported.The wing of a taxiing Singapore Airlines Boeing 777 hit the tail of a stationary Air China Boeing ...

SIA to offer e-magazines

The Straits Times  2010-07-30 10:10:00

SINGAPORE Airlines said on Friday it is to introduce an electronic version of its inflight magazines as part of its plans for paperless planes. The carrier said it had engaged SmarttPapers Aviation Ltd ...

Singapore Airlines CEO to step down

Air Transport World  2010-07-28 00:23:21

Singapore Airlines CEO Chew Choon Seng has signaled that he will step down soon, according to a Bloomberg report yesterday. “It’s at the mercy of the board, but I am getting on in years,” ...

SIA chief to step down

The Straits Times  2010-07-27 22:00:00

SINGAPORE Airlines' chief executive officer Chew Choon Seng, 64, is ready to step down.He said after a shareholders meeting on Tuesday: 'It is at the mercy of the board but I am getting on in years, I ...

SIA chief to step down

The Straits Times  2010-07-27 07:28:00

SINGAPORE Airlines' chief executive officer Chew Choon Seng, 64, is ready to step down.He said after a shareholders meeting on Tuesday: 'It is at the mercy of the board but I am getting on in years, I ...

SIA posts $253m Q1 profit

The Straits Times  2010-07-26 22:00:00

SINGAPORE Airlines has posted a better-than-expected $253 million profit in the three months to end-June, reversing a loss of $307 million a year ago.Total group revenue grew 20.7 per cent to $3.47 billion ...

Singapore Airlines swings to $185 million quarterly profit

Air Transport World  2010-07-26 21:47:14

Singapore Airlines reported net income of S$253 million ($184.7 million) for its fiscal first quarter ending June 30, reversed from a S$307 million loss in the year-ago period, and said the recovery in ...

Singapore Airlines posts Q2 profit amid rising demand

USA Today  2010-07-26 14:59:03

Singapore Airlines Ltd. posted a profit in the April-June period, reversing a loss from a year earlier, as a global economic recovery boosted ...

SIA posts $253m Q1 profit

The Straits Times  2010-07-26 10:24:00

SINGAPORE Airlines has posted a better-than-expected $253 million profit in the three months to end-June, reversing a loss of $307 million a year ago.Total group revenue grew 20.7 per cent to $3.47 billion ...

Singapore Air Profit Tops Estimates on Travel Rebound

Bloomberg Businessweek  2010-07-26 10:21:00

Singapore Airlines Ltd., the world's second-largest carrier by market value, posted a better-than- estimated quarterly profit as a rebound in air-travel demand helped it to fill more seats.

2010 A380 deliveries reach 10 as Singapore, Lufthansa take latest

Air Transport World  2010-07-17 14:57:02

Airbus said it is “well on track to meet its full year’s target” of delivering at least 20 A380s in 2010 following the handover of two of the aircraft Friday to Singapore Airlines and ...

SIA fills 71% space in June

The Straits Times  2010-07-15 22:00:00

SINGAPORE Airlines filled 71 per cent of total available space for passengers and cargo in June, a 3.4 percentage point increase from a year earlier.This was mainly on the back of higher passenger numbers ...