Singapore Airlines (SIA) launched daily Singapore Changi-San Francisco Airbus A350 XWB services Oct. 23, its longest nonstop flights within the Star Alliance member network. The aircraft deployed for the inaugural flight is the sixth recently delivered A350-900 for SIA, out of a total order of 67 aircraft. “Passengers [are] asking for nonstop services to the US,” SIA CEO Goh Choon Phong told ATW. SIA also has seven Rolls-Royce-powered A350 ultra-long-range aircraft on order ...

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