Singapore Airlines News

Flybe signs codeshare partnership with Singapore Airlines

Flybe signs codeshare partnership with Singapore Airlines

1 December 2016 Airline News

Flybe has announced that Star Alliance member Singapore Airlines has become its 11th codeshare partner. This means that starting this winter, regional customers using Flybe’s multi-frequency services from five UK airports including Aberdeen, Manchester and Southampton.

World Travel Market 2016: Tourism Australia partners with Singapore Airlines

World Travel Market 2016: Tourism Australia partners with Singapore Airlines

Tourism Australia announced a partnership with Singapore Airlines this week at World Travel Market, confirming the carrier will be the official European airline partner for Corroboree West, a six day training and mega familiarisation event for qualified Aussie Specialists which will take place on the Gold Coast in October 2017. Over 300 frontline travel sellers from the USA, Canada, Brazil, the UK, Germany, France and Italy will have the opportunity to attend Corroboree West, with the European agents flying down to Australia in comfort and style with award winning Singapore Airlines.

Airbus delivers 10,000th commercial aircraft

Airbus delivers 10,000th commercial aircraft

14 October 2016 Airline News

Airbus today celebrated the delivery of its 10,000th aircraft - an A350-900 for Singapore Airlines. The milestone event was marked by a special ceremony in Toulouse hosted by Airbus Group chief executive Tom Enders and attended by Goh Choon Phong, chief executive of Singapore Airlines.

Singapore Airlines launches Capital Express service

Singapore Airlines launches Capital Express service

22 September 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Singapore Airlines has launched its new ‘Capital Express’ service, linking Singapore for the first time with the capital cities of both Australia and New Zealand. The inaugural flight, SQ291, departed Singapore Changi Airport at 23:00 last night and arrived at Canberra Airport at 08:15 local time this morning.

Singapore Airlines casts latest shadow over Airbus A380

Singapore Airlines casts latest shadow over Airbus A380

14 September 2016 Airline News

Singapore Airlines will not renew the lease on its first Airbus A380 casting a further shadow over the future of the world’s largest jumbo jet. The double-decker jet was launched in 2007, with Singapore Airlines the first customer. However, the carrier has decided not to renew its ten-year lease on the plane when it expires in 2017.

Singapore Airlines signs UK partnership with Flybe

Singapore Airlines signs UK partnership with Flybe

28 July 2016 Airline News

Singapore Airlines is vastly increasing its accessibility to UK consumers with the announcement of a new partnership with top UK regional airline, Flybe. The exciting collaboration means that over 100 Singapore Airlines destinations across south-east Asia and Australasia are now more accessible than ever for UK consumers.

Singapore Airlines to launch first transatlantic flights from UK

Singapore Airlines to launch first transatlantic flights from UK

21 July 2016 Airline News

Singapore Airlines will fly non-stop between Singapore and Manchester from October 30th, 2016. In addition, as part of the Northern Winter Schedule, services to Adelaide, Christchurch and Kolkata will increase during peak periods, while seasonal services to Sapporo will be operated in December 2016.

Singapore Airlines appoints new leadership in UK

Singapore Airlines appoints new leadership in UK

12 May 2016 Airline News

Singapore Airlines has appointed Sheldon Hee as general manager for the United Kingdom and Ireland. Hee replaces Wilson Yong, who is being posted back to head office in Singapore having held the role since December 2012. Hee will be based at the Singapore Airlines London office in Chiswick and brings with him an array of experience from the aviation and tourism industry.