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The airline says future bookings indicate robust demand, but there will an impact from trade disputes and slowing economic growth in key markets.
The jets have been removed from service pending engine replacements.
Bradley Button was disgusted by his discovery of a 'molar' in his rice during his Singapore Airlines flight.
Travellers took to Twitter and other social media to raise the alarm over the cameras at the bottom of seatback screens on a number of the Singapore flag carrier's newer aircraft.
Scoot will also transfer some of its services to existing destinations served by Singapore Airlines and SilkAir, including to some Indian cities.
The company is the first airline in the world to operate the A350-900ULR plane.
Lion bones and other body parts are highly sought after in parts of Southeast Asia -- particularly Laos, Thailand and Vietnam -- for use in jewellery and for their supposed medicinal properties.
This is the fourth time the Asian company has won the honours since the annual award was established in 1999.
The decision deals a fresh blow to the European planemaker's efforts to maintain market interest in the double-decker jet, barely 10 years after it went into service.
The airline expects to receive its first A350-900ULR in September, with all seven on order due by the end of the year.
The shipment of assorted fins that came from Colombo, Sri Lanka weights 980 kilograms.
Passenger and two companions face investigation after Singapore air force fighter planes escort the airliner back to safety.
Singapore Airlines is the world's first to receive the largest version of the Dreamliner jet family in North Charleston, South Carolina on Sunday and is the biggest customer for the type.
Asia Pacific is likely to have 3.5 billion passengers by 2036 and carriers will need more aircrafts to meet this demand.
Singapore Airlines said it would invest in automated technology research to lower maintenance costs and decrease aircraft delays, under a collaboration with the Agency for Science, Technology and Research.
Singapore Airlines has also begun deploying low-cost carrier Scoot on long-haul routes with lower premium demand, including Athens and Honolulu.
Singapore Airline set up a dedicated transformation office to review its strategy in May after a surprise fourth-quarter loss although it not released a cost-cutting target.
The airline, which posted a net loss in the fourth quarter of the last financial year, has launched a wide-ranging review and refused to rule out job cuts.
SilkAir, SIA's premium narrowbody arm, said it would transfer to Scoot its services from Singapore to Kuching, Malaysia and from the city-state to Palembang, Indonesia from October and November, respectively.
Elder brother of deceased SIA flight attendant Vanessa Yeap posts childhood pictures on Facebook with a short, heartfelt message.
The A380 is the world's largest civilian airplane, carrying up to 544 passengers in a four-class configuration or 853 in just a single class.
The South Korean smartphone maker last week suspended sales of the "phablet" and recalled 2.5 million units.