Singapore Airlines


Singapore Airlines are world-famous for their efficiency to meet passenger demands. It should come as no surprise that it is the most awarded airline in the world. At the World Travel Awards it won “Asia’s Leading Airline Brand 2017’ and was nominated in the category of ‘World’s Leading Airline 2017’. The Airlines runs regular flights to all major cities across the world.

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CtoI News Desk November 6th 2019 Corporate

SIA strengthens long-standing partnership with Malaysia Airlines

Singapore Airlines (SIA) signed a wide-ranging commercial agreement with Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) on Wednesday, October 30, to...


Scoot overtakes AirAsia to win best low-cost carrier award for Asia-Pacific

The budget arm of Singapore Airlines, Scoot, has bagged the “Best Low-Cost Carrier” award for the Asia Pacific region at the 30th Annual...


New film series launched to showcase Singapore’s lesser known attractions

Hosted by Indian-origin Singaporean comedian, actor and host Rishi Budhrani, the series titled Unexpected Journeys will showcase an...


Singapore Airlines bans certain old MacBook Pro models on flights

Certain older models of 15-inch MacBook Pros have been banned on all Singapore Airlines (SIA) flights.


Tata Group-Singapore Airlines JV Vistara gets approval to fly on international routes

The Indian government has given approval to Tata Group-Singapore Airlines JV Vistara to fly on international routes. It is the first private...


Singapore Airlines investigating as Melbourne man finds tooth in plane meal

Close on the heels of the detection of cameras on inflight entertainment systems on Singapore Airlines flights, another news has come out in...


Singapore Airlines to increase capacity to Bengaluru, New Delhi and Mumbai

Seeing significant growth among Indian passengers coming to Singapore, premier air service Singapore Airlines has planned to significantly...


Singapore Airlines disables cameras on inflight entertainment systems

To allay the concerns of passengers, Singapore Airlines has reassured that cameras embedded in some of its inflight entertainment systems...


Singapore Airlines launches world’s first airline meal pre-order service

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has become the first airline in the world to enable their premium customers to choose their in-flight meals in...


Changi Airport handled 5.23 million passengers in September

“Singapore’s Changi Airport handled 5.23 million passenger movements in September 2018, a 6.1 per cent year-on-year increase,” said...


Singapore urges New Delhi to start more flights to boost business

Singapore has urged New Delhi to start more flights between Singapore and cities in northern India to increase the flow of business...


SIA resumes world's longest commercial flight to New York after five years

The near-19 hour non-stop flight from Singapore to New York is a major boost to the Singapore Airline's US presence.


SIA introduces new rewards for KrisFlyer Elite Gold members

The selection of benefits include double KrisFlyer miles, one-class cabin upgrades for short-haul flights and upgrades to Premium Economy...


Set direct flight from Amravati to Singapore by October 25, directs Andhra CM

Highlighting the close relationship that Singapore has built at the grassroots level in the creation of the new capital of Andhra Pradesh...


SIA takes delivery of world's first A350-900ULR to operate longest commercial flight between SG and NY

The A350-900ULR will be operating the world’s longest commercial flight between Singapore and Newark Liberty International Airport.


Qatar Airways to launch ultramodern A350-1000 on Singapore route from Nov 1

Known for its luxurious flight experience, Qatar Airways is introducing the world’s most technologically advanced passenger aircraft, the...


Singapore Airlines launches miles-based digital wallet KrisPay

Singapore Airlines’ (SIA) KrisFlyer frequent-flyer programme launched new digital wallet KrisPay, which will help the members to use their...


Scoot launches Asia’s first transactional chatbox

Scoot today launched a transactional chatbox christened MARVIE on its Singapore Facebook page via Facebook Messenger. It is Asia’s first...


Singapore airline refused to let us fly, claim Indian-origin couple with special needs child

An Indian-origin couple in Singapore yesterday claimed that low-cost long-haul airline Scoot refused to fly their special needs child and...


Singapore Airlines to operate direct flights between Singapore and Amaravati: Naidu

Giving a fillip to connectivity, direct flight services between Singapore and Amaravati, the new capital city of the Indian State of Andhra...


Singapore Airlines named ‘best airline in the world’ by travel website

Known for its epithet, ‘Queen of the Skies’, Singapore Airlines has been named the ‘Best Airline in the World’ for this year in the...


Jetstar Asia, Singapore Airlines included among top 10 punctual airlines in Asia-Pacific region

Jetstar Asia and Singapore Airlines (SIA) have been included among the top ten most punctual airlines of Asia-Pacific region, revealed the...


Singapore Airlines included among safest carriers of world in 2018

The Lion City tops once again. This time Singapore Airlines (SIA) has been included among the 20 safest airlines in the world for 2018...


Public feedback sought on SIA-CCA joint venture for setting up of commercial flight training centre in Singapore

Public consultation has been sought on a proposed joint venture between CAE International and Singapore Airlines (SIA) to set up a...


Pilots aborted landing due to poor visibility, did not try to land at wrong airport: SIA

Singapore Airlines (SIA) released an official statement today stating that the pilots of a flight to Mumbai did not try to land in the wrong...