After the successful launch in Athens and Honolulu, Scoot’s third long-haul destination is the German capital.
Scoot, Asia Pacific’s Best Low-Cost Airline for four consecutive years, and the low-cost arm of Singapore Airlines (SIA) plans to spread its wings to its second European and third long-haul destination, Berlin, in the second half of next year.
There will be four weekly flights from Singapore to Berlin and will be operated with Boeing 787 Dreamliners (subject to regulatory approval). Berlin will be the Singapore Airlines Group’s fourth destination in Germany after Munich, Frankfurt, and Düsseldorf.
Scoot’s Chief Executive Officer Lee Lik Hsin said:
Scoot’s merger with Tigerair Singapore earlier this year has greatly strengthened our position, standing us in good stead to launch and sustain our long-haul operations. Athens has lived up to our expectations while bookings for Honolulu have been very promising. We are excited to bring our unique Scootitude to Berlin and can’t wait to launch those great value fares that Scoot is known for!” Scoot intends to launch sales for Berlin in the first quarter of 2018.
Germany has the largest economy in Europe, with Berlin as the hub for technological innovations and boasts a strong entrepreneurial and start-up culture. Berlin also has a rich unsurpassed history and is famed for its arts and culture. It has been designated by UNESCO as the “City of Design” in 2006 and is included in UNESCO’s Creative Cities network.
The current route network of Scoot comprises of 62 destinations across 16 countries. Services to Honolulu is launching this month and Kuantan flights to be implemented in February 2018. Scoot also operates a fleet of 16 787 Dreamliners and 23 Airbus A320 family aircraft, with four more Boeing 787 Dreamliners and 39 Airbus A320 Neo aircraft on order.
More About Scoot
Scoot is the low-cost airline of the Singapore Airlines Group. After its successful launch in June 2012 and merge with Tigerair Singapore in July 2017, it retains its brand and position for a new chapter of growth. Scoot has carried over 50 million guests and now operates a fleet of 16 state of the art, wide-body Boeing 787 Dreamliners and 23 young and modern Airbus A320 family aircraft, with four more Boeing 787 Dreamliners and 39 Airbus A320 Neo aircraft on order.
Scoot currently operates to 62 destinations across 16 countries, with Kuantan, Berlin, and Honolulu to join the network soon. Scoot provides value airfares and a safe, reliable, and contemporary travel experience. The airline is passionate about changing the way people are traveling long distance.
The low-cost airline offers onboard Wi-Fi internet connectivity and in-seat power on selected flights. Guests can also redeem and accrue Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles. Scoot was voted as the Best Low-Cost Airline (Asia/Pacific) by the ArilineRatings.com in 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018. It also ranked in Skytrax’s Top 10 of the World’s Best Low-Cost Airlines in 2015.
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