Singapore Airlines deploys A350 to Christchurch

    Singapore Airlines deployed (08-Jan-2019) A350-900 equipment on Singapore-Christchurch service on 07-Jan-2019. The aircraft change marks the introduction of the airline’s premium economy class to New Zealand‘s South Island. Singapore Airlines GM New Zealand Kenny Teo said the airline is “the only long haul carrier out of Christchurch offering customers the premium economy cabin every day of the year”. The aircraft is configured with 42 business class, 24 premium economy and 197 economy class seats.