Articles tagged “singapore airlines”

Missing a Meal on an Airplane? Singapore Airlines Has a Tray Table for You

Missing a Meal on an Airplane? Singapore Airlines Has a Tray Table for You

Airline Weekly

It's tempting to laugh at eating dinner on a parked Singapore Airlines Airbus A380 superjumbo, but the airline, with much of its fleet grounded, is getting creative in generating revenue. And it's doing so without burning fuel unnecessarily on flights to nowhere.

3 weeks ago

New Singapore Airlines Deal Signals a More Flexible Travelport on Distribution Tech

New Singapore Airlines Deal Signals a More Flexible Travelport on Distribution Tech

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Airlines are flying in different directions in the distribution debate. Travelport's deal with Singapore Airlines offers a middle ground between Lufthansa's hardline approach and Air France's cuddlier one.

1 month ago

Singapore Airlines Makes Largest Job Cuts in Its History — 4,300 Positions Eliminated

Singapore Airlines Makes Largest Job Cuts in Its History — 4,300 Positions Eliminated

Airline Weekly

Airlines with large domestic markets are starting to see demand return. Singapore Airlines has no domestic market at all and has bowed to the reality that its core international business may not return until 2024.

1 month ago

What a New Surcharge From Singapore Airlines Could Mean for Other Carriers

What a New Surcharge From Singapore Airlines Could Mean for Other Carriers

Matthew Parsons, Skift

It used to be just the European carriers that made bold statements like this against legacy distribution giants. Not anymore.

4 months ago

Singapore to Resume Changi Airport Transit Flights in June

Singapore to Resume Changi Airport Transit Flights in June

Aradhana Aravindan, Reuters

It has never been truer that the journey is the destination. The global travel industry is recovering lost ground inch by inch. Transit flights are a fulcrum, so Singapore's move is to be applauded.

5 months ago

Grounded Airline Workers Take Up Virus Prevention Service in Singapore

Grounded Airline Workers Take Up Virus Prevention Service in Singapore

Aradhana Aravindan, Reuters

Because why not? In this difficult time, such initiatives would provide a win-win situation for both furloughed aviation workers and the public service sector seeking to close gaps in fighting the coronavirus.

7 months ago

Singapore Airlines Secures Record $13 Billion Funding Lifeline

Singapore Airlines Secures Record $13 Billion Funding Lifeline

Jamie Freed and Anshuman Daga, Reuters

Many carriers will be looking on enviously at this record bailout. Singapore Airlines not only gets to survive the crisis, but is also primed to come out stronger on the other side.

7 months ago

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Executive Q&A: How Singapore Airlines is Staying Committed to Sustainability

Executive Q&A: How Singapore Airlines is Staying Committed to Sustainability

Singapore Airlines + Skift

The fact remains that flights are bad news for the environment. But Singapore Airlines is innovating rapidly to ensure cleaner skies.

8 months ago

Singapore Airlines Still Facing Weakened Demand Due to Hong Kong Protests

Singapore Airlines Still Facing Weakened Demand Due to Hong Kong Protests

Kyunghee Park, Bloomberg

The Hong Kong protests have left no part of the travel industry unscathed, and Singapore Airlines' latest earnings show it's not just local airlines that are feeling the pain.

12 months ago

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Singapore Airlines Enhances Passenger Experience with Innovative Mobile App

Singapore Airlines Enhances Passenger Experience with Innovative Mobile App

Singapore Airlines + Skift

In today’s marketplace, it’s not enough for an airline to simply have an app. Cutting-edge functionality, efficient tools and, yes, fun bells and whistles are needed to engender consumer loyalty and drive increased revenue. The new app from Singapore Airlines ticks all the boxes and provides a new model for the industry.

12 months ago

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Singapore Airlines Adds Seattle Flights to Extend Reach in Historic U.S. Expansion

Singapore Airlines Adds Seattle Flights to Extend Reach in Historic U.S. Expansion

Singapore Airlines + Skift

The carrier is deepening its commitment to the U.S. with additional nonstop flights that mark a historic expansion. The new service will give leisure and business travelers crossing the Pacific more options and smoother connections.

1 year ago

More Airlines Restrict MacBook Pros in Checked Luggage

More Airlines Restrict MacBook Pros in Checked Luggage

Angus Whitley, Bloomberg

When it comes to the potential fire hazard posed by certain MacBook Pro batteries, better safe than sorry is a reasonable approach for airlines to take.

1 year ago