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Singapore Airlines DME-SIN First Class Trip Report & Transfer Lounge Review Part 2

This is part two of my IAH-SIN Singapore Airlines first class trip report and includes the Moscow-Singapore leg as well as the Moscow transfer lounge. Part 1 was published earlier today. United Airlines Business Class  Updated 767-300 Newark (EWR) – Houston (IAH) Singapore Airlines First Class 777-300ER Houston (IAH) – Moscow (DME) Part 1 Singapore…

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Singapore First Class IAH-DME-SIN Trip Report Part 1

Whoa, this is going to be a long series of reports, here’s the first one which includes the first segment of my Singapore Airlines first class trip to Bali last month. United Airlines Business Class  Updated 767-300 Newark (EWR) – Houston (IAH) Singapore Airlines First Class 777-300ER Houston (IAH) – Moscow (DME) Part 1 Singapore…

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SQ First-Class Disappointment? Broken TVs & Seats, Hair in Food, & Very Sick Passengers

I’ll have a full trip report next week but I wanted to write about the surprisingly non-amazing experience of SQ 61 connecting to SQ942 to Bali. First off, was the staff absolutely incredible? Yes!  Did everyone know my name within a few seconds of sitting down? Definitely! Did they check on me every few minutes? You bet!…

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SQ First Journey to Bali Begins…with UA 767-300. I’m Impressed!

I may redeem more United miles than any other points currency, but it’s actually been forever since I’ve flown with them on a domestic (or international) leg. I most often end up flying domestically from LGA on DL/AA and tend to redeem my UA miles for international partner awards. I was originally scheduled to fly…

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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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