Singapore Airlines established in 1947 is the flag carrier of Singapore and ranked sixth in the world for international passengers. Headquartered at Airline House, by Changi Airport, Singapore Airlines is run by CEO Chew Choon Seng operating flights to Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and North America. Singapore Airlines fly to over 60 destinations in 35 countries from its hub in Singapore Changi Airport including the world's longest non-stop commercial flights to Newark and Los Angeles.
UK passengers can book scheduled Singapore Airlines flights from Manchester and London Heathrow to Singapore. Other European destinations include; Greece, Germany, Spain, France and Italy. Singapore Airlines has a long history of providing a quality service which is reflected in the awards the airline has and continues to receive. According to a recent poll it is claimed that Singapore Airlines is The World's Most Awarded Airline- winning trophies for comfort, service, and food every year.
Passengers can check in online up to 48 hours before the flight. Singapore Airlines advise that you check in four hours prior to departure for international flights and gates close 40 minutes before take-off.
Singapore Airlines flights permit checked luggage up to 20kg for Economy, 30kg for Business Class and 40kg for First Class. Economy passengers can take one item of hand luggage weighing up to 7kg. First and Business Class passengers can carry on two items of cabin baggage.
The seat pitch for Economy passengers is 33 inches. Business travellers can recline to 72 inches and First Class ticket holders can enjoy a fully flat bed.
Frequent Flyer Programme
Singapore Airlines offers two frequent flyer programmes; Krisflyer members can earn points from every flight to spend on rewards with partners of the Star Alliance. Check Singapore Airlines information on joining the exclusive Priority Passenger Service (PPS) programme.
The 'Singapore Girls' have long been the smiling face of Singapore Airlines offering a pleasant and welcoming approach to all customers. The flight crew are renowned throughout the aviation industry as hospitable and were proud to receive the award for Best Cabin Staff in the Skytrax World Airline Awards.