Singapore Airlines, the flag carrier of Singapore, is considered to be one of the best airlines in the world. It has won the most awards; in the last 10 years Singapore Airlines was received more than 400 of the most sought after international awards. The Singaporean airline also won second place in the Airline of the Year category in the World Airlines Awards hosted by Skytrax, after Asiana in 2010. According to Skytrax, Singapore Airlines is also worthy of second place in the ?Best Business Class Award? category after Qatar Airways, and second place for ?World?s Best First Class? after Etihad in 2010. This airline was the first to use Airbus A380 in 2007 for a commercial Singapore Airlines flight between Singapore and Sydney. The airline company is part of the Star Alliance and the Singapore Airlines route map encompasses around 60 destinations in 35 countries across all continents. It offers international routes from its main at Changi Airport, the international airport in Singapore. This airline is also one of the few which offers connections between Australia and the major cities in Europe. The Singapore Airlines fleet comprises of 108 modern aircrafts, mainly Airbus and Boeing.
Singapore Airlines : Information about the airline
The Singapore Airlines baggage restrictions vary depending on the flight destination and ticket booking class. As a general rule Singapore Airlines Economy Class ticket holders are permitted hold luggage weighing up to 20kg, Business Class passengers are permitted 30kg, and in First Class and the Suites you can bring up to 40kg. No one bag may weigh more than 32kg.This airline offers the opportunity to complete check in using the Singapore Airlines online check in service using a computer or smartphone. The service opens 48 hours before the flight and remains open until 2 hours before take-off. It is also possible to check in at the airport desk which is open up until 40 minutes before take-off.
Customer and on Board Services
During Your Flight
Singapore Airlines takes the comfort of its passengers very seriously, even in Economy Class. The airline is proud of its reputation for product quality and service.
The Singapore Airlines onboard entertainment system supplies each passenger with an individual high definition screen charged with over 1000 programmes (100 films, 700 audio CDs and 190 video games). In First and Business Class the seats are fully reclining and meals and refreshments are offered to all passengers. The Singapore Airlines onboard menu is one of the most elaborate and is prepared by internationally renowned chefs.
After Your Flight
Singapore Airlines Krisflyer is the airline?s loyalty programme which allows loyal customers to cumulate miles to be exchanged for flight reductions and upgrades. It is also possible to use these miles to gain discounts on reservations with partner hotels.