Sunday, 15 December 2019

Tag Archives: Singapore Airlines

Rolls-Royce agrees to inspection of problematic Trent engines

LONDON: Rolls-Royce has agreed to an early inspection of some Trent 1000 TEN engines by regulatory authorities, a week after Singapore Airlines Ltd grounded two Boeing Co 787-10 jets fitted with the units. The latest version of the Trent engine has been dogged by problems since entering service at the ...

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Singapore Airlines profit sinks on fuel costs, Virgin Australia losses

SINGAPORE: Singapore Airlines Ltd reported an 81 percent plunge in second-quarter earnings, hurt by higher fuel prices, lower airfares and non-cash losses at its part-owned Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd. The airline said bookings in the coming months were expected to be stronger year-on-year. “However, headwinds continue to persist in the ...

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Singapore to launch world’s longest non-stop flight

SINGAPORE: Singapore Airlines Ltd said it would launch the world’s longest commercial flight in October, a near-19 hour non-stop journey from Singapore to the New York area. The 8,277 nautical mile flight from Singapore to Newark, New Jersey with 161 business class and premium economy seats will eclipse the 7,843 ...

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