Singapore Airlines to operate Singapore-Brisbane service three times daily with A350

    Singapore Airlines announced (15-Aug-2017) plans to operate three of four daily Singapore-Brisbane frequencies with A350-900 aircraft for four months from 16-Oct-2017, according to Brisbane Airport. The change from A330-300 equipment will add 24 premium economy seats per service and increase business class capacity by 42% to nearly 100,000 seats p/a. Overall two way Singapore-Brisbane capacity will increase by 53,040 seats to 750,000 seats p/a by Jan-2018. The carrier will increase frequency from three to four times daily in Aug-2017. Brisbane Airport Corporation CEO and MD Julieanne Alroe said: “The passenger mix is changing and it’s evident more travellers are wanting a premium experience”. [more – original PR]