Hong Kong and Singapore reach two-way "travel bubble" agreement

Hong Kong announced on Thursday that it had reached an agreement in principle with the Singaporean government to implement a bilateral "travel bubble" arrangement to allow people from the two location...


SIA cuts 4,300 employees, pessimistic about domestic recovery

Staff cuts continue to plague the airline sector after Singapore Airlines’ (SIA) announcement to lay off 4,300 employees, 20% of its workforce....


Singapore Airlines Group loses $1B, expects rapid recovery

Singapore Airlines (SIA) Group (SIAG) can be officially chalked off with the rest of the airlines worldwide after taking heavy losses in Q1 2020 of $1.1 billion....


Unauthorized drone halt flights at Singapore Changi Airport

Drone sightings cause delays at Singapore’s Changi Airport for the second time in a week, on June 24, 2019.“On the night of 24 June 2019, approximately 15 departures and 3 arrivals were delayed an...


More countries ban Boeing 737 MAX amid safety concerns

After China, Latin America and Indonesia, several countries around the world have enforced a ban of the Boeing 737 Max within their airspace on March 12, 2019. In the evening, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) announced that all operations of the aircraft within the European airspace were suspended....


SIA to debut world’s longest flight today [Gallery]

On October 11, 2018, 23:35 p.m. local time, a flight from Singapore Changi airport is to take off for New York (Newark) in United States. Scheduled to reach the destination the next day at 6:00 a.m. (local time), it is set to top Qatar airlines Doha-to-Auckland journey as the world’s longest commercial non-stop flight....


UPDATE: SIA’s drunk pilot, lying crew and disgruntled passengers

UPDATED: Singapore Airlines (SIA) flight between Melbourne, in southeastern Australia, and New Zealand’s capital, Wellington, was cancelled on the morning of September 15, 2018, after a pilot allegedly failed a random breath test....


Singapore Air Force parades its first A330 MRTT

The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) received the first of six A330 MRTT new generation air-to-air refuelling aircraft. On September 1, 2018, the aircraft made public appearance in RSAF’s 50 anniversary parade in a special livery dedicated to the occasion....


Airbus develops Skyways – a drone delivery system

Airbus‘ subsidiary specializing in innovation and research Airbus XO is developing Skyways, unmanned aerial delivery solutions, which will take place in Singapore for its trial and implementation....


ST Aerospace seals $793M contracts in 1Q 2017

ST Aerospace seals $793M contracts in 1Q 2017

Singapore-based MRO company Singapore Technologies Engineering (ST Engineering) announced that its aerospace arm, Singapore Technologies Aerospace (ST Aerospace), secured new contracts worth about S$1.11 billion ($792.85 million) in the first quarter (1Q) of 2017 for services ranging from line and heavy airframe maintenance to component repair and overhaul....