Where to Sit When Flying Singapore Airlines’ A350: Premium Economy

This Sunday, Singapore Airlines will begin operating its first nonstop flight to the US since 2013, when the airline discontinued its Newark and Los Angeles nonstops to Changi Airport. Those flights are scheduled to resume as well two years from now, once Singapore takes delivery of its A350-900ULR, but the San Francisco nonstop is a…

The Best Points to Use for Singapore’s New A350 Flight to SFO

In just a few days, Singapore Airlines will be launching a new nonstop flight between Singapore (SIN) and San Francisco (SFO). The carrier will use an A350-900 on the route, and the inaugural flight will actually be operated by the brand-new aircraft just delivered as Airbus’ 10,000th plane (TPG Editor-in-Chief Zach Honig was on the…

Where to Sit When Flying Singapore Airlines’ A350: Business Class

In just a few days, Singapore Airlines will launch its first nonstop flight to the US since discontinuing its Newark and Los Angeles nonstops in late 2013, nearly three years ago. The carrier plans to re-introduce nonstop flights to New York and Los Angeles in 2018, with an extended-range version of Airbus’ latest plane, the A350-900ULR,…

A 12-Hour Delivery Flight on Singapore’s Nearly Empty A350-900

You’re probably already familiar with the concept of an inaugural flight — typically an airline’s first flight to a new destination, or the first time a carrier operates a new aircraft type on a commercial flight. But by the time an aircraft inaugural rolls around, the plane has already flown several times, including a journey from the factory to an airport…

Behind the Scenes at Airbus’ Singapore A350 Delivery Ceremony

Earlier today, TPG and I helped Airbus celebrate one of its most significant milestones to date: the delivery of the 10,000th Airbus aircraft. Even more exciting than that, a Singapore Airlines A350 was selected for this honor — the same aircraft that SQ will use to launch nonstop service to San Francisco next weekend. It was the…

Deal Alert: Singapore Airlines Sale to Europe and Asia From $550 Round-Trip

Want to see the latest flight deals as soon as they’re published? Follow The Points Guy on Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to text message alerts from our deals feed, @tpg_alerts. Airfare deals are typically only available on limited dates. We recommend that you use Google Flights to find dates to fly, then book through an online travel agency,…

Airbus Will Deliver Its 10,000th Aircraft Next Week

Next week is going to be very special for Airbus, Singapore Airlines and The Points Guy. TPG and I will be traveling to Toulouse, France to join Singapore for the handoff of an especially notable A350 — Airbus has selected this plane for its 10,000th aircraft delivery, taking place at TLS next Friday. We’ll be joining the plane on its delivery…

Top Cards for October, End of the Year Checklist, a Southwest Smartphone Fire and More

Each Saturday, we round up news stories that you may have missed from the week before, including several that already appeared on The Points Guy, and some more that we haven’t covered yet. If you’re an avid TPG reader, scroll down for the new stuff. Here’s the top miles, points and travel news you may have missed this week:…

10 of the Best Business-Class Options Within Europe

If you’ve ever flown business class within Europe, you surely know about the disappointing seating options available on most flights. Most European business-class products consist of economy-class seats with a blocked middle seat. Usually, you’ll get the same amount of legroom as you would in coach. This aircraft arrangement allows the airlines great flexibility in selling tickets….