Singapore Airlines Unveils Latest Premium Economy Class

From 9 August 2015, you can be one of the first to experience the latest Premium Economy Class on Singapore Airlines if you are travelling on selected flights from Singapore to Sydney. Even if you are not heading to Sydney, fret not. This new cabin class will subsequently be made available to other destinations served by the Airline’s Airbus A380s and Boeing 777-300ERs, in addition to the future fleet of Airbus A350s.

Singapore Airline Launch Premium Economy Class - ArdorAsia

Be Wowed By The Hardware

Premium Economy Class will welcome you with a bespoke contemporary and stylish design, offering more space, comfort and convenience.

Each seat has a width ranging between 18.5 and 19.5 inches and offers an eight-inch recline for more ease and comfort.Together with active noise-cancelling headphones and a sleek 13.3-inch full HD monitor which is the largest in its class, you can look forward to an enhanced in-flight entertainment experience.

Thoughtful touches include full leather finishing and a calf-rest and foot-bar for every seat. Seats also feature individual in-seat power supply, two USB ports, personal in-seat reading light, cocktail table, as well as additional stowage space for personal items such as a water bottle, mobile phone and laptop. To enhance the individuality of the new class, seat amenities such as the headrest cover, cushion and blanket come in specially selected and matching colours.

New Singapore Airlines Premium Economy Seats - ArdorAsia
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.

Recline Seats Of New SQ Premium Economy Class - ArdorAsia

“The new cabin product is the culmination of two years of work, which included extensive research and focus group studies involving customers and our design partners. Our Premium Economy Class will provide customers more comfort and in-flight amenities. Complemented by the exceptional service that Singapore Airlines is so well known for, the new cabin class will be ‘a great new way to fly’.” said Singapore Airlines Executive Vice President Commercial, Mr Mak Swee Wah.

The Softer Touches

You can choose from a more extensive range of food and beverage offerings. Besides being able to select from a standard menu with three meal choices, customers may, from April 2015, also select from the Premium Economy Book the Cook service featuring popular dishes. Champagne will be offered, in addition to a selection of curated wines, throughout the flight.

To ensure a seamless experience that begins on the ground, priority check-in and baggage handling will be offered to you in Premium Economy Class. You will also enjoy a baggage allowance of 35kg. KrisFlyer members will receive 10% more miles when they fly in Premium Economy Class.

SIA’s Premium Economy Class: Specifications and Offerings

Here’s a quick summary of the new class offerings:

Seat & Cabin

38” pitch

18.5-19.5” seat width

8” recline

Layout 2-4-2

Seat manufacturers: ZIM Flugsitz GmbH( for the A380 and 777-300ER), Zodiac Seats US (for the A350)

Seat designer: JPA Design

In-flight Entertainment System

13.3” touch-screen HD monitor

Active noise-cancelling headset

Seat Features

1 Power Outlet

2 USB ports

Personal in-seat reading light

Additional stowage (laptop/tablet, water bottle, headset)

Cocktail Table

Calf-rest and Foot-rest

Soft Furnishings

Headrest Cover





After take-off drink (including Champagne)

3 Choices of main course

Champagne and wines

Premium Economy Book the Cook

Bottled water*



Toothbrush and toothpaste

Socks with anti-slip grip

Priority Check-in

Priority check-in counters

Priority Baggage Handling

Priority tags provided

Baggage Allowance


KrisFlyer Mileage

Accrual of 110%

*Available on medium/long haul flights

Premium Economy Class will be progressively introduced to other sectors, including Beijing, Delhi, Hong Kong, Frankfurt, London, Mumbai, New York, Shanghai, Tokyo and Zurich in the latter part of 2015 and early 2016. Customers may visit for the most updated flight schedules and fare details for the new cabin class.

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