About Singapore Airlines
Singapore Airlines is the national carrier of Singapore and has evolved to be the most respected and leading travel brands in the world. Singapore Airlines Limited (SIA) is one of the most renowned and appreciated group of flag carrier of Singapore. Doing exactly as it logo suggests i.e."A GREAT WAY TO FLY". Singapore Airlines believes its esteem pleasure in welcoming their valuable customers and letting them have their best travelling experience. The airline has its hub at Changi Airport, Singapore from where it operates flights to all major countries in 90 destinations around the world. Singapore Airlines is known for its warm hospitality, great customer service and efficient operations which offers budget air travel and a hassle free travel experience to its customers. It is one of the four airlines in the world to be honored with a 5- star rating from Skytrax.
Singapore Airlines History
Singapore Airlines was not always named as the Singapore Airlines its started its journey by collaborating itself with the Malayan Airways Limited (MAL). The Singapore Airlines have struggled a lot to achieve this mark since its break from the Malaysian Airlines, Singapore Airlines evolved itself overnight and took its project of not just flying domestic but also international gained a new pace. The history of Singapore Airlines traces back to May 1, 1947 when Malayan Airways Limited Airspeed Consul took off from Singapore's Kallang Airport to Kuala Lumpur, Ipoh and Penang. The airline was known as Malayan Airways initially and expended over the next 20 years to be an independent entity to form Singapore Airlines, as it is known today. Singapore Airlines which was founded around 65 years ago as the Mayan Airlines that was on 1st May 1947 now is one of the most successful airline as it has added places such as Asia, London, Paris and Rome, Australia and also the dream destinations i.e. Los Angeles and California.
Singapore Airlines Fleet
Singapore Airlines has one of the modern, youngest and comfortable fleets in the world with an average fleet age of about 6 years. The Fleet consists of Airbus A380-800s, A380-500s and A340-500s and Boeing B747-400s, B777-300ERs, B747-200s, B777-200ERs aircrafts. Singapore Airlines has now developed its strong hold in the Southeast Asia, East Asia, South Asia, and "Kangaroo Route" markets. Singapore Airlines leaves no stone unturned to provide its clientele a royal treatment. Singapore Airlines has an alliance with the Star Alliance and its recent flyer programs include the Kris Flyer and PPS Club. Singapore Airlines has never let its customers feel a need to choose something else; it provides everything you cherish for, as the Airline also operates trans-Pacific Flights. Singapore Airlines also has world’s two longest flights which is from Singapore to Newark and Los Angeles which is of Airbus A340-500 which it has announced will end soon. Singapore Airlines subsidiaries include Scoot, Singapore Airlines Cargo. Singapore Airlines has made its name worldwide as it ranks in the top 15 carriers when it comes to revenue passenger kilometers and amongst the top 10 when in terms of International passenger carried. Singapore Airlines parent company is Temasek Holdings and it also stretches its headquarters at Airline House,25 Airline Road, Singapore 819829, Singapore. Singapore Airlines has always given its customer priority and that is why it indulges to make its guest travel heavenly, for that its Airport lounges are that of Silver Kris Lounge, The Private Room, Kris Flyer Gold Lounge, and First Class Reception Lounge. Singapore Airlines is one place where you get utmost comfort and pleasure and all contemporary facilities catered to you by a team of the choicest and the most hospitable staff. Singapore Airlines revenue capitalization in the year 2012 was 14 Billion U.S Dollars and it has also currently become the official sponsor of the team.
Singapore Airlines Operations
Singapore Airlines currently flies to more than 90 countries around the world with a major presence in South Asia, East Asia and Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Europe. Currently, Singapore Airlines has flights to over 100 destinations from its primary hub in Singapore and operates two of the world's longest commercial flights to Los Angeles and Newark respectively. In India, Singapore Airlines flies to Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Calcutta and Bangalore. Singapore Airlines was announced as the second largest airline by the International Air Transport Association on the 15th May 2012. Singapore Airlines leaves all its competitors behind when it comes to customer service.