Singapore Airlines’ New A350-900 Medium Haul Aircraft to Serve Jakarta

Singapore Airlines’ New A350-900 Medium Haul Aircraft to Serve Jakarta
The Singapore Airlines' Airbus A350-900 fleet. Photo source: paxex.com

AVTEN - Jakarta will become the next scheduled destination to be served by Singapore Airlines’ new Airbus A350-900 medium haul aircraft, with services to begin on 18 December 2018.

The new A350-900 will operate SQ964 and SQ965 daily, out of the nine daily flights between Singapore and Jakarta, operated by Singapore Airlines (SIA).

SQ964 will depart from Singapore Changi Airport at 1720hrs (Singapore time) and arrive at Soekarno–Hatta International Airport, Indonesia at 1805hrs (Indonesia time) daily. SQ965 will depart from Soekarno–Hatta International Airport, Indonesia at 1900hrs (Indonesia time) and arrive at Singapore Changi Airport at 2155hrs (Singapore time) daily.

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 aircraft 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, customers will be able to enjoy Singapore Airlines’ myKrisWorld personalised in-flight entertainment (IFE) now with even greater control.

Furthermore, customers will have access to high-speed in-flight WiFi service onboard the new A350-900. The aircraft will be equipped with Inmarsat GX Aviation’s broadband connectivity system, offered through SITAONAIR.