Singapore News Headlines

  • Should You Have an Unplanned Honeymoon? Why We Took the Leap
    Should You Have an Unplanned Honeymoon? Why We Took the Leap

    Our unplanned, mystery honeymoon began in Singapore and led us to Malaysia. Here were the ups and downs.

  • Singapore Airlines Airbus loses power in-flight to both engines
    Singapore Airlines Airbus loses power in-flight to both engines

    A Singapore Airlines Airbus with 182 passengers and 12 crew on board lost power to both engines en route to Shanghai -- reportedly falling 13,000 feet -- the airline said Wednesday as it announced an investigation into the incident. The Airbus A330-300 flight on May 23 "encountered bad weather at 39,000 feet (11.9 kilometres) about three and a half hours after departure" from Singapore, the airline said in a statement. "Both engines experienced a temporary loss of power and the pilots followed operational procedures to restore normal operation of the engines," it said.

  • Singapore Airlines investigates engine problem during flight

    SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore Airlines said Wednesday that it is investigating how one of its jets suffered a loss of power in both of its engines over the weekend, falling 13,000 feet (3,962 meters) before regaining altitude en route from Singapore to Shanghai.