Singapore Airlines' new SilverKris lounge at Brisbane Airport welcomes its first passengers next week, but not before Australian Business Traveller dropped by for a first look. As you enter, the first thing that pops out is a modern take on SQ's 'Signature Screen', a printed glass artwork that s...
POSTED 20 May, 2016 11 Comments
If you’re saving a stack of US Airways Dividend Miles for a rainy day, you’ll soon find these merged with your American Airlines AAdvantage balance – we’ve got what you need to know in this week’s wrap. Speaking of points, we’ve got five good reasons for busin...
POSTED 31 Oct, 2014 0 Comments
Singapore Airlines will re-open its SilverKris first class and business class lounge at Hong Kong International Airport tomorrow, October 31st, with a new 'Home Away From Home' design based on that of the airline's Sydney Airport lounge (seen in the photos below). The loung...
POSTED 30 Oct, 2014 7 Comments
Singapore Airlines has revealed the new look of its SilverKris lounges, which will be rolled out at London, Hong Kong and Singapore's Terminal 3 this year as part of a A$90 million (US$80 million) make-over. The new design concept debuted at Sydney Airport's T1 international terminal, ...
POSTED 17 Dec, 2013 18 Comments
A stylish new Singapore Airlines lounge is taking shape at Sydney Airport ahead of a November 2013 reveal for the new-look SilverKris lounge network. Sydney is the first to receive the multi-million dollar make-over before it's rolled out to all SilverKris lounges worldwide. The design is ...
POSTED 12 Aug, 2013 17 Comments
If you're flying Singapore Airlines out of Melbourne, don't expect to put your heels up in the airport's SilverKris lounge until the middle of May. SQ has pushed back the opening of its renovated Melbourne Airport lounge, adding an extra eight weeks to the the previously planned mid-March timefr...
POSTED 21 Mar, 2013 1 Comment
Singapore Airlines is working on an all-new design for its SilverKris airport lounges next year, and its Sydney Airport lounge will be the first to receive the multi-million dollar make-over in mid-2013 before it's rolled out to all SilverKris lounges worldwide. The design will be crafted b...
POSTED 23 Aug, 2012 4 Comments
With the Virgin Australia / Singapore Airlines alliance now in full swing, including reciprocal 'earn and burn' privileges as of next week, Virgin has moved to clarify which SQ lounges are available to its Velocity frequent flyers and other travellers. Here’s what you need to kno...
POSTED 14 Dec, 2011 6 Comments
Singapore Airlines' top-tier KrisFlyer Elite Gold frequent flyers (and their Star Alliance Gold counterparts) travelling in Economy no longer have access to a lounge with showers -- or even toilets -- with the recent opening of the KrisFlyer Gold lounge in Terminal 2 at Singapore's Changi ai...
POSTED 5 Sep, 2011 6 Comments
In brief: Virgin Australia's most frequent flyers with Velocity Gold membership will enjoy access to Singapore Airlines' highly-regarded Kris Lounges from August 1st. The lounge swap comes as part of the alliance between Virgin Australia and Singapore Airlines, announced earlier today....
POSTED 7 Jun, 2011 2 Comments
Travelling through Singapore's Changi Airport and heading to the Terminal 2 Singapore Airlines SilverKris Lounge? Be prepared for some disruption: the lounge is being renovated from next month, and Star Alliance Gold frequent flyers may not like the end result. The lounge will be renovated in st...
POSTED 28 Apr, 2011 0 Comments
If you regularly travel with Air New Zealand or Singapore Airlines, but more often in economy than business class, here's a great deal available for a very limited time. US Airways is offering membership to its US Airways Club for just $US259 for one year (plus a one-off US$50 joining fee)....
POSTED 6 Apr, 2011 5 Comments
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