SINGAPORE - Russian carrier Aeroflot will launch non-stop services between Singapore and Moscow (Sheremetyevo) from October 25, Changi’s first link to the airport.
Together with Singapore Tourism Board and trade partners, CAG has been promoting travel from Russia to Singapore and the region.
Aeroflot, a new carrier at Changi, will operate the five-weekly service on an Airbus A350-900 aircraft, offering 316 seats in a three-class configuration.
The Moscow-based airline will also launch new cabin products on its A350, with 28 business class seats in a 1-2-1 configuration.
Changi Airport Group’s (CAG) managing director for air hub development, Lim Ching Kiat, said, “Together with Singapore Tourism Board and trade partners, CAG has been promoting travel from Russia to Singapore and the region.
“The introduction of this service will provide additional seat capacity between both countries, boosting opportunities for business, leisure and MICE travel.”
Singapore Changi Airport handled 68.3 million passenger movements in 2019, a year-on-year increase of 4.0%.