Scoot’s first Embraer inaugurates flights

Scoot, the low-cost subsidiary of Singapore Airways (SIA), has began working its first Embraer E190-E2 plane with a launch occasion at Singapore Changi Airport.

The occasion was graced by Visitor of Honour, Chee Hong Tat, Minister for Transport and Second Minister for Finance and visitors who attended the occasion acquired a primary take a look at the E190-E2 plane inside, which incorporates 112 seats in a 2-2 single class configuration, a normal seat pitch of 29-inches, and bigger cabin home windows.

The E190-E2 can be at present the business’s quietest and most gas environment friendly single-aisle plane.

“In the present day’s launch of our first E190-E2 wouldn’t have been doable with out the assist of our companions and unwavering dedication of all our workers to make sure a profitable entry into service,” stated Scoot Chief Government Officer, Leslie Thng.

“The E190-E2, with its trendy working capabilities and fuel-efficient credentials, was a pure alternative as we appeared to develop Scoot’s fleet.

“We’re assured that with this new-generation plane, we’ll proceed to strengthen our presence within the area, improve our connectivity to non-metro locations and supply our prospects with much more memorable journey experiences.” stated.

The primary E190-E2 took off on its inaugural flights to Krabi and Hat Yai whereas the second E190-E2 plane has additionally arrived in Singapore and is within the closing section of preparations for operations.

The remaining seven plane are anticipated to be progressively delivered by the top of 2025.

As of seven Might 2024, Scoot at present flies to 67 locations throughout 15 nations and territories in Asia-Pacific, the Center East and Europe.