London and Hong Kong will be the next
destinations to be served by Singapore Airlines’ newest Airbus
Starting 16 February 2018, the aircraft, which
features the airline’s brand new cabin products, will operate as
SQ322 (Singapore-London) on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.
From 17 February 2018 to 5 April 2018, it
will operate as SQ305 (London-Singapore). With effect from 7 April
2018, the new aircraft are scheduled to operate as SQ317
(London-Singapore) on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
From 18 February 2018 to 6 April 2018, the new
A380s will also be deployed on services to Hong Kong, operating on
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays as SQ860
(Singapore-Hong Kong) and SQ863 (Hong Kong-Singapore).
from 8 April 2018, the aircraft are scheduled to operate on
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays as SQ856 (Singapore-Hong
Kong) and SQ861 (Hong Kong-Singapore).
SIA’s new cabin products were publicly unveiled
early in November and debuted on 18 December 2017 to Sydney
delivery of the first of five new A380s being
acquired from Airbus.
The new cabin products will initially be fitted
to the five new A380s, following which retrofit work will commence
on 14 aircraft that are already in service.
The new cabin products seat up to 471 customers
in four classes, with six in Suites, 78 in Business Class, 44 in
Premium Economy Class and 343 in Economy Class.