Operating indicators for November 2011
Changi Airport handled 3.89 million passenger movements in November 2011, an increase of 7.4% over the same month last year. In the first 11 months of the year, more than 42 million passenger movements were registered, almost on par with the total number passing through Changi Airport for the whole of 2010. Aircraft movements grew in tandem by 15.9%, clocking close to 26,000 movements.
Travel the World at Changi Airport!
Dreaming of visiting the world’s greatest landmarks and experiencing firsthand their awe-inspiring grandeur? This festive season, Changi Airport is giving its visitors a magical experience by recreating some of the world’s greatest sights!
Sixth Changi Millionaire finalist hails from Holland
SINGAPORE, 30 November 2011 – If Dutchman Dr Mohamed Reda Akdim was dreaming about a million dollar fortune in his sleep, he’s one step nearer to fulfilling his dream. His purchase of an Omega watch at Changi Airport has made him the October finalist for the ‘Be a Changi Millionaire’ shopping promotion.
Singapore now connected to all nine other ASEAN countries
Singapore Changi Airport welcomes the arrival of Lao Airlines from Vientiane, the 11th new city link for Changi this year. With the commencement of thrice-weekly services between Singapore and Vientiane, Changi Airport is now connected via direct flights to all nine of Singapore's ASEAN neighbours.
Operating indicators for October 2011
Singapore Changi Airport registered 3.88 million passenger movements last month, 8.3% more than the corresponding period last year. At the same time, Changi handled 26,270 aircraft movements, surpassing the 26,000 mark for the first time and registering a new monthly record in terms of aircraft movements.
More seats to Northeast and Southeast Asia from Changi Airport
The Northern-Winter 2011/12 season which starts this week sees an additional 280 weekly flights and 30,000 weekly one-way seats being made available at Singapore Changi Airport to Southeast and Northeast Asia, cementing Changi’s position as a major gateway to the region.
Young Australian professional is 5th Millionaire finalist
Business trip to Singapore turned out to be the start of an exciting adventure.
Lufthansa A380 begins scheduled operations at Changi Airport
Singapore Changi Airport welcomes the commencement of Lufthansa’s A380 operations from Singapore to Frankfurt, the newest addition to Changi’s growing list of A380-connected destinations. With a total of 188 weekly A380 flights to nine major cities, Changi Airport is the world’s busiest multi-carrier A380 hub.
Changi Airport celebrates new A380 connection to Germany
In celebration of Lufthansa’s inaugural A380 service from Singapore, visitors can immerse in uniquely German fun and festivities at Changi Airport over the next two weeks. From 31 October 2011, Lufthansa will operate a daily A380 service between Singapore and Frankfurt, joining Singapore Airlines and Qantas in making Changi the world's busiest multi-carrier A380 hub.
Operating indicators for September 2011
Singapore Changi Airport handled 3.82 million passenger movements in September 2011, an increase of 12.5% over the same month last year. Aircraft movements grew in tandem, increasing 16.4% to 25,500 movements during the month.
Vladivostok Air connects Singapore to the Russian Far East
SINGAPORE, 24 October 2011 – Singapore Changi Airport welcomes the arrival of Russian carrier Vladivostok Air. One of Russia’s most established airlines, Vladivostok Air will operate twice-weekly services between Singapore and Vladivostok via Hong Kong. Vladivostok, in the Russian Far East, is the ninth new city link for Changi this year.
With growing trade and tourism ties between Singapore
Thai entrepreneur is August Winner of Millionaire Draw
SINGAPORE, 3 October 2011 – It was Ms Korrawan Wangsathaporn, a Thai businesswoman’s first trip to Singapore and the visit has just become even more memorable for her. Her purchase of skincare and cosmetic products at Changi Airport has made her the August finalist of the ‘Be a Changi Millionaire’ Draw, giving her a one-in-seven chance of winning the grand prize of a million dollars cash!