Australia's Melbourne Airport welcomed its inaugural Airbus A350 service with the arrival of Singapore Airlines' (SIA) flight SQ207 on Aug. 10. Singapore Airlines will deploy the A350 to Melbourne through Oct. 22 when it will be redeployed on nonstop flights between Singapore and San Francisco from Oct. 23. SIA took delivery of its first A350 in March. The aircraft is configured in a premium three-class layout with 253 seats, comprising 42 business, 24 premium-economy and 187 ...

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