SIA opens SilverKris and KrisFlyer Gold lounges at Changi Airport after S$50m upgrade

31/5/2022 10:38:00 AM

Get a first look at the Private Room, its most exclusive space 🤩

Get a first look at the Private Room, its most exclusive space 🤩

Singapore Airlines has unveiled two premium flagship lounges at Singapore’s Changi Airport after a S$50 million upgrade in a bid to woo travellers as air traffic picks up.

31 May 2022, 8:47 am · 2-min read SINGAPORE — Singapore Airlines (SIA) has unveiled two premium flagship lounges at Singapore’s Changi Airport after a S$50 million upgrade, signalling its confidence in the recovery of air travel as border measures loosen.Copy to clipboard https://str.A photo of Snoopy in Changi Airport.Posted on 30 May 2022 | 2,978 views | 4 comments How much would you pay for a cup of hot coffee? At Changi Airport, be prepared to fork out as much as $4.

The Private Room, its most exclusive space, and the first class SilverKris lounge will welcome customers from 6pm on 31 May, while the business class section of the SilverKris lounge and KrisFlyer Gold lounge are now open, according to a statement.The premium lounges reopen at a time when Changi Airport is seeing increasing passenger movements.Singapore Airlines (SIA) said it would fully reopen its two lounges at Changi Airport Terminal 3 at 6pm on Tuesday (May 31), following a $50 million upgrading project that started in 2019.Passenger movements crossed the one-million mark for the first time in two years in March and passenger traffic in April neared 40 per cent of pre-pandemic levels.And once you’ve explored all the Peanuts-themed activities going on at T3, pop over to Jewel Changi Airport and get up close with the eight characters of Line Friends’ BT21, including a giant inflatable structure of BT21 guardian space robot, VAN, at the Shiseido Forest Valley.The number is expected to rise to more than half pre-pandemic volume this year.SIA said on Monday (May 30) that the upgraded SilverKris and KrisFlyer Gold lounges at T3 will improve customer experience in tandem with the recovery in air travel.SIA and its budget carrier Scoot ferried a total of 1,452,500 passengers in April this year, up 62.50, a cup of black coffee for $3.

7 per cent from the previous month."We want our lounges to be a signal that not only do we want to maintain our premium brand position, but also to enhance it," said Mr Seah.Explore a double-storey snow house at Terminal 3, where the young ones can zip down a mini snow slide, while daredevils can zoom 10m down on an exhilarating snow luge ride.SIA is also set to hire 2,000 cabin crew by March next year, according to The Straits Times.“Opening these lounges at this time signals our commitment to SIA’s premium brand and growth strategy..It reinforces our position as Changi Airport’s anchor airline, and reflects our confidence in Singapore’s future as a pre-eminent global air hub,” SIA’s chief executive officer Goh Choon Phong said in a statement.For more wintry photo ops, there'll be a life-sized ice sculpture of Charlie Brown, hand-carved by local award-winning artist Jeffrey Ng, who has over 30 years of experience sculpting ice worldwide.The upgraded lounges can collectively accommodate around 1,150 customers, a 30 per cent increase from previous capacities..The diner wrote that the drinks were"very small cup leh" and"very expensive leh".

The SilverKris lounge is divided into three areas, comprising The Private Room, as well as the first class and business class sections.The Private Room is exclusively for SIA’s Suites and first class customers, while Solitaire PPS Club members can access the first class section of the SilverKris Lounge." SIA chief executive Goh Choon Phong said that the carrier is confident of growing demand for premium travel in the region.Book your slots on the iChangi app from May 20, 2022.The business class section welcomes SIA’s business class travellers and PPS Club members, while the KrisFlyer gold lounge is available for KrisFlyer Elite Gold and Star Alliance Gold members.Story continues Each lounge has its own dedicated dining area, food service counters, restrooms, and showers, as well as baby care and accessible facilities."So with that, we expect that business travel and premium travel will also increase.Among offerings in both the Private Room and the first-class section are booth seats and day rooms that are conducive for work and rest.There's also a humongous 5m-tall topiary starring Snoopy and his best pal Woodstock on a large-moving skateboard.One netizen commented,"So expensive must slowly sip.

The buffet line in the first class section features a live cooking station, where a chef will prepare crowd favourites such as bak chor mee, popular egg breakfast options, roti prata , and pasta dishes.Iswaran said at the opening ceremony of the lounges that the occasion was a harbinger of a resilient SIA and an encouraging future for the aviation sector.The business class section of the SilverKris Lounge, now 20 per cent larger, has four distinct seating sections: a rest area; a dining hall with self service buffet; a living room area with sofa seats and productivity pods; and an open concept courtyard-style area that offers light bites.Stay in the know on-the-go: Join Yahoo Singapore's Telegram channel at.The SIA Group network currently comprises 95 destinations, which is about 70 per cent of its pre-Covid-19 network.There'll be a chance to meet Snoopy in the flesh too - there'll be meet-and-greet sessions happening over the weekends at selected timeslots on May 28 and 29 at T3B2 ST3PS, and June 4 and 5 at the Peanuts Snow Hangout where you get to meet Snoopy in the snow.

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