Scoot Welcomes First Dreamliner

Low cost carrier Scoot has celebrated the delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Named ‘Dream Start’ and bearing the registration 9V-OJA, the aircraft landed at Singapore Changi International Airport this morning, following a delivery flight from the Snohomish County Airport in Everett, Washington via Osaka and was welcomed with a customary water cannon salute. … Continue reading

Now Open: The St. Regis Chengdu

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has opened The St. Regis Chengdu. Continuing the legacy of the luxury brand that began exactly 110 years ago in New York City, the property becomes the 33rd St. Regis hotel in the world and joins sister properties in Beijing, Lhasa, Sanya, Shenzhen and Tianjin in its expansion across China.   … Continue reading

Singapore Airlines Plans Premium Economy, B777-300ER Refit

Singapore Airlines today announced upcoming changes to its onboard product. The Star Alliance carrier will introduce a new Premium Economy cabin next year, adding a fourth travel class to its inflight lineup, while also refitting its Boeing 777-300ER fleet with the latest First, Business and Economy Class seats.   Premium Economy from Second Half of … Continue reading

Jetstar To Launch Flights From Singapore To Melbourne, Auckland

Australian low cost carrier Jetstar has announced it will be launching direct flights between its Asian hub in Singapore to Melbourne and Auckland, using 2 Airbus A330-200 aircraft based in the Southeast Asian city-state. The move will connect the airline’s 3 largest operations in Australia, New Zealand and Singapore, building a strong foundation for its … Continue reading