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First of Two Singapore First-Class United Glitch Flights this Thursday…and help me pick hotels and a return flight!

Wow, six months really flew by! On July 9th I was lucky enough to book Singapore First itineraries, taking advantage of award availability normally made exclusively available to Singapore Airline’s own KrisFlyer frequent flyer members. The glitch was most likely due to a system upgrade, though we still don’t have a definitive answer as to exactly…

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Singapore to Drop Newark & LAX Non-Stop Flights to Singapore

The world’s longest commercial flights are set to disappear with Singapore’s newly announced A380 & A350 order.  One of the stipulations of the order is that Airbus agrees to acquire the five Singapore A340-500s currently in service, including those used on the EWR-SIN and LAX-SIN routes.  The aircraft will be removed from service in Q4…

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Update – Singapore Swaps A380 on the SFO-HKG Route – UA Award Flights

Update –  UA’s website is now displaying the switch from the B777 to the A380 suites on the SQ 1 (SFO-HKG-SIN) and SQ 2 (SIN-HKG-SFO) routes.  You should now see this when logging into and viewing your itineraries: Don’t worry about the Business class designation, R class is indicative of Suite Class in Singapore’s system…

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Singapore Swaps to A380 on the SFO-HKG and NRT-SIN Routes in Addition to SIN-MEL Route…UA First Class Awards Honored

Great news for those of you who took advantage of the Singapore First Class award booking extravaganza a few weeks ago, Singapore will be putting the A380 on the SFO-HKG-SIN route with twice daily service and will be adding a second A380 on the SIN-NRT route! This is in addition to the additional A380 added…

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Singapore Airlines Trip Report – Newark to Singapore Business Class – The World’s Longest Flight

This is part one of a Newark – Singapore – Ho Chi Minh – Siem Reap – Bangkok – Phuket – Ko Phi Phi – Koh Samui trip report and includes my review of the longest scheduled flight in the world, SQ 21 from Newark (EWR) to Singapore (SIN).  The flight is operated with an…

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