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Singapore upgrades 777-200ER cabins

written by australianaviation.com.au | January 9, 2013
Upgrades to the 777-200ER cabins will make them consistent with SIA's other longhaul aircraft. (SIA)

Singapore Airlines (SIA) will invest $95 million to upgrade the business and economy class cabins aboard its fleet of 10 777-200ERs.

Business class will see the installation of fully-flat sleeper seats in a four-abreast 1-2-1 configuration as is currently fitted on the airline’s A380, 777-300ER and A340-500 aircraft.  In economy class personal LCD monitors will be increased in size from the current 6.5 inches to 9 inches, while seat covers will be replaced.

The upgrade will offer consistency of product across SIA’s fleet of long haul aircraft.

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The upgraded aircraft will be progressively introduced across SIA’s network including Auckland (SQ282/281), Christchurch (SQ297/298) and Sydney (SQ241/242) throughout 2013 and early 2014.

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