Singapore Airlines News Stories

Singapore Air Confirms LAX Non-stop Dates

July 11, 2018

Singapore Airlines will launch non-stop flights between Singapore and Los Angeles in November using ultra-long-range Airbus A350-900ULRs.


Vistara Orders $3.1 Billion Of Boeing, Airbus Aircraft

July 11, 2018

Indian full-service airline Vistara has placed orders for 23 aircraft from Airbus and Boeing in deals worth USD$3.1 billion at list prices.


Bali Airport Reopens After Ash Causes Closure

June 29, 2018

Bali airport reopened on Friday afternoon after an ash plume from the Mount Agung volcano had forced the cancellation of hundreds of flights earlier in the day.


Singapore Air To Launch World's Longest Flight

May 30, 2018

Singapore Airlines will launch the world’s longest commercial air service in October, an 18hrs 45min non-stop flight between Singapore and New York Newark.


Singapore Airlines To Merge With Regional Carrier SilkAir

May 18, 2018

Singapore Airlines will merge with its SilkAir unit in 2020 after a major cabin makeover gets underway at the regional carrier.



Ultra Long Range A350 Completes First Flight

April 23, 2018

Airbus has flown the A350-900 ultra long range aircraft for the first time in preparation for certification and first delivery to Singapore Airlines.


Singapore Air Receives First Boeing 787-10 Delivery

March 26, 2018

Singapore Airlines has taken delivery of the first Boeing 787-10, to become the first airline group to operate all three members of the Dreamliner family.


Singapore Air To Introduce Blockchain For Frequent Flyers

February 5, 2018

Singapore Airlines will use blockchain technology for a new airline loyalty digital wallet expected to be rolled out in the third quarter of the year.


Singapore Air To Boost Digital Innovation

January 29, 2018

Singapore Airlines has announced plans to boost its digital capabilities in partnership with government departments and the National University of Singapore.


Singapore Airlines Reports Stronger Second Quarter

November 7, 2017

Singapore Airlines brought in a second quarter net profit of SGD$189.9 million (USD$139.3 million), almost three times last year’s result.