Singapore Airlines to fly the Boeing 737-800 on flights to the Maldives starting March
Singapore Airlines will be operating the Boeing 737-800 on flights to the Maldives starting 30th March 2021.
This is the first time in 40 years that the airline is using narrow-body aircraft in its fleet. This new era for the airline comes after the merger between Singapore Airlines and Silk Air.
In the following months, The Boeing 737-800 will be used on the following routes:
Chongqing (from 8th March 2021)
Phnom Penh (from 17th March 2021)
Malé (from 30th March 2021)
Colombo (from 1st May 2021)
Yangon (from 1st May 2021)
Mandalay (from 2nd November 2021)
Singapore Airline‘s 737-800s will feature a total of 162 seats, including 12 business class seats and 150 economy seats.
Operating the narrow-body jets would allow the airline to operate more cost-efficient and allow flexibility on fleet across the routes.