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Singapore Airlines New A380 Suites Turn Into Bedroom For Two

Singapore Airlines A380 new Suites business class

Singapore Airlines new Suites on Airbus A380

From 18 December 2017, Singapore Airlines will put their new Airbus A380 cabin products into service. Based on the theme of of “Space made personal, experience the difference”, it will be offering more space and privacy for all classes in the new configuration, while featuring intimate and bespoke elements in the designs. The first A380 equipped will all these latest product will operate daily as flight SQ221 and SQ232 for flights between Singapore and Sydney.

SIA CEO Mr Goh Choon Phong Singapore Airlines A380 new Suites business class

SIA CEO, Mr Goh Choon Phong, unveiled the new Singapore Airlines A380 cabin products

Four more A380s with the latest product will be delivered progressively in 2018. The 14 existing A380 aircraft that Singapore Airlines currently operates will also undergo retrofitting to ensure product consistency for the A380 fleet. So more destinations will be unveiled in the coming months.

The new A380 configuration will have a total of 471 seats spread across fours classes – 6 Suites and 78 Business Class seats on the upper deck; 44 Premium Economy and 343 Economy Class seats on the main deck. So no more chance of getting that dedicated Economy class cabin on the upper deck that we love.

Singapore Airlines A380 new cabin product table specifications

Singapore Airlines A380 new cabin product specifications

 

What’s In The Seats?

Singapore Airline Suites

With six Suites tucked spaciously within the front cabin of the upper deck, you will experience a sense of exclusivity and intimate privacy aboard the A380.

Behind its artistically-designed sliding door lies a personal oasis complete with lavish furnishing and finishes. Each Suite is furnished with a separate full-flat bed with adjustable recline and plush leather chair, enabling you to lounge comfortably in the chair or rest in bed without the need to convert the bed from a sitting position. For couples travelling together, the beds in the first two Suites of each aisle can be converted to form a double bed. When not in use, the bed can be stowed completely, creating even more personal space within each Suite.

 

Each seat is upholstered by world-renowned Poltrona Frau in fine leather is fully adjustable using an electronic control side panel which can accommodate a variety of sitting and lounging positions. The swivel capability of the chair (between 135 and 270 degrees) with recline up to 45 degrees provides added flexibility for dining and relaxation.

Singapore Airlines A380 new Suites business class

Two adjacent Suites can combine to a two bedroom suite

Each Suite also has a 32-inch full HD monitor that can swivel for the different viewing angles in seat and bed modes, a full-sized personal wardrobe, customised handbag stowage compartment, amenity box lined with soft leather, specially designed carpet and a feature wall with mood lighting – all exquisitely crafted to give a touch of luxury and intimacy.

The exclusivity of the Suites cabin is further accentuated by its two stylishly furnished lavatories, one of which has a sit-down vanity counter.

Singapore Airlines A380 new Lalique amenity kit for Suites First class

Singapore Airlines A380 new Lalique amenity kits – Unisex (top left), Men’s (bottom left) and Ladies’ (bottom right)

FORMIA signed an agreement with Singapore Airlines in September 2017 to develop and produce these LALIQUE branded amenities.

Business Class

Singapore Airlines A380 new Business class 2017

Singapore Airlines A380 new business class seats combined to a double bed

The interior of the Business Class cabin showcases a modern yet organic colour scheme featuring a selection of soothing and classy leather and fabrics, in addition to lightweight carbon composite materials.

Measuring 25 inches in width, the Business Class seat, which has two side wings for better back support, reclines directly into a comfortable full-flat bed (78 inches). Customers may also stretch out fully in a ‘sun-deck’ position to watch movies on the 18-inch high definition touch-screen monitor. The Business Class seat is upholstered by Poltrona Frau as well.

Singapore Airlines A380 new Business class 2017

Lots of storage space for your gadgets on the new business class seats

A larger back shell on every seat creates a cocoon-like feel for more privacy while the centre divider can be fully lowered to form double beds, making the two centre seats an ideal choice for families travelling together.

A unique feature of the new Business Class seat is that it has a carbon fibre composite shell structure, as compared to conventional aircraft seats which use metal as the primary support structure. This thinner base structure allows for better optimisation of the seat and creates more under-seat stowage space to accommodate a full-sized cabin bag and laptop bag or handbag.

Seats in the Business Class cabin are arranged in a forward-facing, four-abreast (1-2-1) configuration that offers all customers direct access to the aisle.

Other features include a business panel equipped with USB ports and in-seat power, reading lights with adjustable brightness level, mood lighting, enlarged dining table designed for flexibility in dining positions, as well as stowage space for personal amenities with a thoughtful design that puts everything within easy reach.

 

Premium Economy Class

Singapore Airlines A380 new premium economy class 2017

Singapore Airlines A380 new premium economy class seats

Premium Economy Class comes with a contemporary and stylish design. Each seat is 19.5 inches wide, with eight-inch recline and seat pitch of 38 inches. You will be treated to an enhanced in-flight entertainment experience with the provision of active noise-cancelling headphones and a sleek 13.3-inch full HD
monitor.

Other features include a full leather finishing, calf-rest and foot-bar for every seat, individual in-seat power supply, two USB ports, personal in-seat reading light, cocktail table, and more stowage space for personal items.

Singapore Airlines new A380 amenity kit

Singapore Airlines new A380 premium economy amenity kit

 

Economy Class

Singapore Airlines A380 new economy class 2017

Singapore Airlines A380 new economy class seats

The Economy Class seats offer more space and greater comfort through an improved design. Leveraging on advanced technology and ergonomics, seats offer more legroom and back support, with a six-way adjustable headrest with foldable wings. The Economy Class seat also features a more contemporary fabric seat cover design.

An 11.1-inch touch-screen monitor eliminates the need for handsets and offers more convenience to customers who wish to catch the latest movies on KrisWorld, Singapore Airlines’ award-winning in-flight entertainment system.

Singapore Airlines new A380 economy seat headrest

New six-way headrest in economy seats

Other features include a patented non-intrusive reading light installed underneath the seatback screen, personal storage space for small personal items, a coat hook, in-seat power supply and ergonomically designed footrest with adjustable positions.

 

 



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