Singapore Airlines will begin scheduled services with the new Airbus
A380 between Singapore and Sydney on Sunday 28 October 2007.The A380 will operate a daily return flight, replacing one of the three
Boeing 747-400 services on the route. The aircraft will operate SQ221,
departing Singapore in the evening and arriving into Sydney in the early
morning, and return as SQ220, departing Sydney in the morning and
arriving into Singapore is the early afternoon.
The 471-seat aircraft is configured in three classes: 12 Singapore
Airlines Suites (on the main deck), 60 Business Class (on the upper
deck) and 399 Economy Class seats (on both decks).
Singapore Airlines is delighted to begin its operations using the new
A380 to Sydney, and travellers on the route can look forward to the
world’s best inflight products, combined with the legendary Singapore
The Business and Economy Class cabin products are modelled on those
launched in late 2006 and currently featuring on the Boeing 777-300ER
aircraft, to global acclaim. The new Singapore Airlines Suites will be
unveiled at the delivery of the A380 in October, and will feature the
ultimate inflight luxury, in a class beyond First.