Aeroflot to launch inaugural Moscow-Singapore Service
SINGAPORE, 7 February 2020 – Changi Airport group today welcomed the announcement by Russian provider Aeroflot of its plans to launch non-stop services between Singapore and Moscow (Sheremetyevo) from 25 October 2020, Changi’s first link to the airport.
Aeroflot, a new carrier at Changi, will perform the five-weekly service on an Airbus A350-900 aircraft, the today's addition to its long-haul fleet. offering 316 seats in a three-class configuration, the airline may even launch brand-new cabin products on its A350, with 28 business class seats in a 1-2-1 configuration. From its base in Moscow, Aeroflot affords brilliant connectivity to extra than 30 cities in Western Russia alone, increasing the variety of onward destinations with a purpose to be available to passengers from Singapore.
Changi Airport group’s (CAG) handling Director for Air Hub development Mr Lim Ching Kiat said, “we are delighted to welcome Aeroflot’s new Singapore-Moscow service. together with Singapore Tourism Board and trade partners, CAG has been promoting travel from Russia to Singapore and the region. The introduction of this service will provide additional seat capacity between both countries, boosting opportunities for business, leisure and MICE travel. We look forward to working with Aeroflot to explore growth and partnership opportunities at Changi.”
Aeroflot’s Deputy general Director for commerce and Finance, Mr Andrey Chikhanchin said, “Aeroflot is constantly expanding the geography of international flights, providing extra specific opportunities for travellers. adding to our fleet modern and fuel-green long-haul plane, the А350-900 lets in us to strengthen our competitive advantages among which is high quality service with excellent cost for money.”
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