(22 Feb 2022)
British Airways’ first passenger flight between
Singapore and Sydney since April 2020, will take to the sky on 28
The day by day stopover service will enable clients to
journey to and from Singapore to Sydney.
Flights BA15 and BA16 will probably be operated with Boeing 787-9
After arriving at Changi Airport from London
Heathrow at 17:45, BA15 is scheduled to depart from Singapore at 19:25 and arrive in Sydney at 06:10.
return flight, BA16, is timed to depart from Sydney at 15:50,
arriving in Singapore at 21:05 earlier than departing for London
British Airways Boeing 787-9 reg: G-ZBKD. Picture by Steven Howard of TravelNewsAsia.com
Noella Ferns, British Airways’ Head of Sales, Asia
Pacific, mentioned, “We can’t wait to welcome our clients again on
board our Sydney flights reuniting households and pals with their
family members after such a very long time aside. The security of our clients and colleagues has
at all times been on the coronary heart of every little thing we do. We know some
clients received’t have flown for a very long time, and we are able to guarantee them
we now have a spread of COVID19 measures in place to supply stress
and hassle-free journey.”
On Monday, the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) eliminated the pre-departure check necessities for all passengers
transferring or transiting by way of Singapore.
Arriving passengers in Singapore not have to
carry out an on-arrival PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) check at
Changi Airport and the seven-day ART testing after arrival has additionally ceased.
Instead, travellers have as much as 24 hours from their
entry into Singapore to take a supervised self-swab (SSS) Antigen
Rapid Test (ART) at one of many testing centres situated throughout
To assist clients navigate the altering entry
requirement and facilitate a seamless journey, clients can
select to obtain the VeriFLY app earlier than departing to London. The
digital well being app permits clients to mix their journey
verification paperwork and COVID19 check ends in one place and
confirming their eligibility with just a few easy steps.