United Airlines plans to revive a direct link between the US and Singapore when it launches San Francisco-Singapore Boeing 787-9 flights on June 1. The daily service, subject to regulatory approval, will be the first direct route flown by an airline between any US city and Singapore since Singapore Airlines dropped its flights from Singapore to Newark and Los Angeles in 2013 when it retired its Airbus A340-500 fleet. United will get a head start on Singapore Airlines’ planned ...

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