Due to delays in the retrofit process, Singapore Airlines (SIA) has postponed the planned launch of its new premium economy class on some major international routes. These include Paris, Frankfurt, New York, Mumbai, Shanghai and Tokyo, and are all served with Airbus A380. SIA said the new seat class, originally due to launch fleetwide on Aug. 9, has been delayed because A380 modifications are still incomplete. The upgrade process delay has also made the aircraft unavailable. “We had ...

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