Singapore Airlines Goes Ultra-Long Range—Again

Singapore Airlines (SIA), one of the relatively few proponents of ultra-long-haul flying, tenaciously clung to the model. But in 2013, after a nine-year attempt and with fuel prices spiking, even SIA gave up on the project. Now, with Airbus offering a new version of the A350 and fuel a relative...
Jens Flottau

Based in Frankfurt, Germany, Jens is executive editor and leads Aviation Week Network’s global team of journalists covering commercial aviation.

Adrian Schofield

Adrian is a senior air transport editor for Aviation Week, based in New Zealand. He covers commercial aviation in the Asia-Pacific region.

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