Topic archives: Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines invests three Airbus A350s in Brisbane flights

Singapore Airlines invests three Airbus A350s in Brisbane flights

August 15, 2017 1

Singapore Airlines isn't holding back in developing Brisbane as a critically important gateway city for Australia with these new A350 deployments

Fortunes of SingaporeAir and Etihad appear to be rising

Fortunes of SingaporeAir and Etihad appear to be rising

July 27, 2017 2

Can Etihad do a Qantas style massive writedown and profit from it? Is SingaporeAir on a roll? What might they try to with their Virgin Australia investments?

Scoot sees off Tiger branding, adds Honolulu, Harbin to network

Scoot sees off Tiger branding, adds Honolulu, Harbin to network

July 25, 2017

Scoot has big ambitions for the American market, starting with Hawaii

Canberra contest heats up as Qatar confirms and Singapore adjusts flights

Canberra contest heats up as Qatar confirms and Singapore adjusts flights

July 23, 2017 25

The competitive tensions between the flag carriers, and hub airports, of Qatar and Singapore have come to Canberra, Australia

Singapore Airlines flies into smoother skies, for a month at least

Singapore Airlines flies into smoother skies, for a month at least

July 19, 2017 10

Not everything is gloomy in the airline game, with the SingaporeAir group getting on top of the problem of excess capacity

Airbus says A380 will always fit in wideboys (and girls) who can’t hack 787s

Airbus says A380 will always fit in wideboys (and girls) who can’t hack 787s

June 11, 2017 24

More seats, even longer range, and lower fuel burn, said to be coming soon to Airbus A380s

Emirates drops A380s Sydney-Auckland but wait, there will be more news soon

Emirates drops A380s Sydney-Auckland but wait, there will be more news soon

June 1, 2017 8

No Sydney-Auckland A380s could be just a curtain raiser to further Emirates initiatives

Singapore Airlines cleared over Melbourne 777 tail strike incident

Singapore Airlines cleared over Melbourne 777 tail strike incident

April 27, 2017 29

That much reported tail strike incident involving a SingaporeAir jet at MEL turns out to have been a case of exemplary piloting when things didn't go as planned

Etihad doubles up on Sydney A380 flights from October 29

Etihad doubles up on Sydney A380 flights from October 29

April 26, 2017 2

Etihad's move to all A380 flights at Sydney underlines seat shortages caused by airport's limitations

A difficult quest for Sydney-London non-stops comes closer to reality

A difficult quest for Sydney-London non-stops comes closer to reality

April 9, 2017 23

Unless Qantas changes its ways, that flying kangaroo logo may need to be adjusted to one with tightly crossed legs

SingaporeAir flew too close to mountains near Canberra last month

SingaporeAir flew too close to mountains near Canberra last month

March 2, 2017 15

Singapore Airlines loses track of altitude near Canberra while the ATSB gets lost in its own backyard

Trump praises newest Dreamliner the 787-10 as all American made

Trump praises newest Dreamliner the 787-10 as all American made

February 18, 2017 24

Australian cities are expected to get some of the first 787-10 services to Singapore from next year, but will we fit into the seats?

SingaporeAir chooses 777-9 over an A350 stretch

SingaporeAir chooses 777-9 over an A350 stretch

February 10, 2017 66

As things stand now, SingaporeAir has chosen the Boeing that may take over from the A380 in high capacity long haul operations

Emirates had an A380 surprise for small town NZ yesterday

Emirates had an A380 surprise for small town NZ yesterday

January 30, 2017 3

Sunday drivers had a big surprise near Ohakea air force base in New Zealand after an A380 problem at Auckland airport

SingaporeAir, Qantas, Qatar Airways, circle each other’s airport strategies

SingaporeAir, Qantas, Qatar Airways, circle each other’s airport strategies

December 19, 2016 7

Taken in isolation, recent moves by Qantas, Qatar Airways and Singapore Airlines are impressive. Connect the dots and it seems a battle of the hub airports is imminent

How long is too long (and far) for the last seats in an airliner?

How long is too long (and far) for the last seats in an airliner?

November 8, 2016 12

Bored by flying? Airbus or Boeing may have just the airliner for you in mind

Is a witch hunt over the SingaporeAir tailstrike at Melbourne OK?

Is a witch hunt over the SingaporeAir tailstrike at Melbourne OK?

October 11, 2016 15

This looks like a case of everyone doing the right thing

Singapore Airlines takes on Sydney-Jakarta route

Singapore Airlines takes on Sydney-Jakarta route

September 28, 2016 1

A powerful Asian airline brand invites itself to the sky-is-the-limit Australia-Indonesia market

Canberra is ‘international’ again, and this time it’s for real

Canberra is ‘international’ again, and this time it’s for real

September 21, 2016 7

The question now is who will make the second move as Canberra gets its first wide-body international flights

Values for used big jets are sick and not just for A380s

Values for used big jets are sick and not just for A380s

September 15, 2016 9

Inflicting pain on customers has become an accounting necessity for modern airlines