Singapore Airlines regional affiliate SilkAir has retired two Airbus 320 aircraft, marking the next phase of its transition from an all-Airbus to an all-Boeing 737 fleet. The carrier took delivery of its first 737-800 in February, and currently has three in the fleet, which also includes 16 A320s and six A319s.  Eight Boeing aircraft are expected to join the fleet this year, with the remaining aircraft to be delivered by 2020. The original aircraft order, finalized in November 2013, was ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"SilkAir begins retiring Airbus aircraft as it moves to all-Boeing fleet" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.