SINGAPORE: Singapore Airlines (SIA) has confirmed Adelaide as the launch destination for its new Airbus A350-900 medium haul aircraft.
Slated to commence daily operations on December 17, the new A350-900 will operate as SQ279 from Singapore to Adelaide, and return as SQ278, from Adelaide to Singapore, subject to regulatory approval.
The new A350-900 medium-haul aircraft will be fitted with 303 seats across two classes, with 40 seats in Business Class and 263 seats in Economy Class.
Equipped with the airline’s recently launched new regional Business Class and Economy Class cabin products, the Business Class cabin boasts a 1-2-1 seat arrangement, providing every customer with direct aisle access, while the Economy Class cabin will be arranged in a 3-3-3 configuration.
The A350-900 will be fitted with the latest Thales AVANT inflight entertainment system designed with a new user interface that offers a more intuitive user experience and navigation options.