Singapore Airlines expands non-stop services to US with first flight to Seattle
Sep 3, 2019: Today Singapore Airlines completed its maiden flight to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, from Singapore.
Flight SQ28 departed Changi International Airport on September 3, 2019 at 0927hrs (SIN time) and is scheduled to arrive on the same day, at 0905hrs (US Pacific time).
Seattle is the fourth US destination after Los Angeles, New York (Newark) and San Francisco to be served non-stop from Singapore.
The new Seattle services will be served with Airbus A350-900 aircraft fitted with 42 Business Class, 24 Premium Economy Class and 187 Economy Class seats.
The flights to the US city will initially be operated three times weekly before increasing to four times weekly in October 2019, bringing the total number of weekly non-stop Singapore-US services to 31.
Travelling on our non-stop Seattle flights? Enjoy complimentary 30MB WiFi text messaging (up to 2 hours) if you’re flying in Premium Economy Class or Economy Class, from 3-14 September 2019. Take a voucher card at the boarding gate counter for more details! pic.twitter.com/VHOn4hEJCy— Singapore Airlines (@SingaporeAir) September 2, 2019
When combined with SIA’s existing one-stop services to Houston, Los Angeles, New York (JFK) and San Francisco, total US service frequency will increase to 57 per week.
The new Seattle services will further strengthen the Singapore hub by providing customers faster and more convenient connectivity from key markets such as Southeast Asia, South Asia and Australasia to North America.
The airline is running an offer for the passenger’s customers travelling in Premium Economy and Economy classes on the Seattle flights, from September 3 to 14. They can enjoy complimentary 30MB WiFi text messaging, valid only for 2 hours or until the 30 MB limit is reached.