Singapore Airlines to launch Premium Economy in 2015


    Singapore Airlines’ newest class of travel, Premium Economy Class has opened for sales from 03 February 2015.

    Singapore Airlines New Zealand, will be offering various fare options for travel in Premium Economy. However, it’s important to note that the product is currently only scheduled to be operated on the A380 Auckland service, planned for implementation from 26 October 2015 (25Oct15 ex. SIN / 26Oct15 ex. AKL), not yet from CHCH!

    Current planned schedules are below;

    SIN – London: 28 August 2015
    SIN – Manchester: 22 September 2015
    SIN – Frankfurt: 24 September 2015
    SIN – Auckland: 25 October 2015
    SIN – Zurich: 27 December 2015

    Each seat has a width ranging between 18.5 and 19.5 inches and offers an eight-inch recline for more ease and comfort. Complementing this is a sleek 13.3-inch full HD monitor, the largest in its class. Active noise-cancelling headphones will be provided to enhance the in-flight audio experience. Thoughtful touches include full leather finishing and a calf-rest and foot-bar for every seat. Seats also feature individual in-seat power supply, two USB ports, personal in-seat reading light, cocktail table, as well as additional stowage space for personal items such as a water bottle, mobile phone and laptop. To enhance the individuality of the new class, seat amenities such as the headrest cover, cushion and blanket come in specially selected and matching colours.

    Customers in Premium Economy Class can choose from a more extensive range of food and beverage offerings. Besides being able to select from a standard menu with three meal choices, customers may, from April 2015, also select from the Premium Economy Book the Cook service featuring popular dishes.

    Champagne will be offered, in addition to a selection of curated wines, throughout the flight.

    To ensure a seamless experience that begins on the ground, priority check-in and baggage handling will be offered to customers travelling in Premium Economy Class.

    Customers will also enjoy a baggage allowance of 35kg.

    KrisFlyer members will receive 10% more miles when they fly in Premium Economy Class.