The world's largest international airline, Emirates, has just signed a contract for 20 additional Airbus A380 aircraft as well as 16 options to firm up the MoU that was announced in January. Based on the latest list prices, the total value of this agreement is USD 16 Billion and deliveries are expected to start from 2020.
Together with the airline’s 101-strong A380 fleet and its current order backlog for 41 aircraft, this new order brings Emirates’ commitment to the A380 programme to 178 aircraft, worth over US$ 60 billion. Emirates’ A380 fleet operates both GE and Rolls-Royce engines, and the airline is evaluating engine options for its latest A380 order. Emirates’ partnership with Airbus spans decades. Emiratesis by far the largest Airbus A380 operator in the world with 101 A380s in service today.
The year is slowly coming to an end and if you have been putting off a vacation, you can now save 30% off the number of required KrisFlyer Miles across selected routes on Singapore Airlines and SilkAir for travel between 1-30 November 2019.
Planning to head to Japan (or North Asia)? Redeeming your miles on EVA Air is a great way to visit Taipei along the way - find out how to best use your EVA Air Infinity MileageLands miles from Singapore!
The Cathay Pacific Lounge in Singapore is beautiful and it is easily one of my favourite airport lounges in Changi Airport.
Direct bookings on Scoot will no longer attractive a payment processing fee - that’s right, no more credit card fees when booking online!
Start from 01 October 2019, Business Class and First Class passengers that are traveling on selected Singapore Airlines flights will get to enjoy four Ramen Keisuke specialty dishes (on rotation) on selected Japan routes as well as on selected flights departing Singapore (as part of the Book the Cook menu).
Time to use that IAP to enjoy savings on Qatar Airways’ Business Class and First Class - a brand new Premium Lounge is expected to open next year and it looks beautiful!
For travel between 1-31 October 2019, save 30% off the number of required miles on Singapore Airlines and SilkAir when you redeem your miles across selected routes by 30 September 2019!
SilkAir (the regional wing of Singapore Airlines) will be transferring its services to Busan in South Korea to Singapore Airlines from 28 October 2019.
Leave it to Japan Airlines to make a 3-hour flight a wonderful one - beautifully-presented food, delicious sake and a relatively-comfortable seat that took me from Tokyo to Taipei.
New Book the Cook dishes created in partnership with wellness brand COMO Shambhala are coming on your Singapore Airlines flights in Premium Economy, Business Class as well as First Class.