Hinwil, 18th March 2015 – The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce Singapore Airlines as Official Airline Partner. Singapore Airlines is the most awarded airline worldwide, and was the first carrier worldwide to fly the Airbus A380 in 2007.
With this partnership Singapore Airlines will provide flights to the overseas races mainly in Asian and Australian territories.
Monisha Kaltenborn, Team Principal:
“We are excited to embark on a long-term and sustainable partnership with Singapore Airlines, the world’s most renowned Airline and a highly respected company with a true global presence. Its unparalleled ambition to deliver the best in industry service perfectly matches with our striving for leading edge racing in F1.”
Ranjan Jha, General Manager Switzerland Singapore Airlines:
“We are very pleased to be the Official Airline Partner of the Sauber F1 Team. We share the same fascination and passion for engineering and consistent ambition for innovation, highest quality and precision. Sauber stands for a strong brand with a long-time, impressive tradition. We are excited about the new season and looking forward to embarking on this journey together.”
About Singapore Airlines
Singapore Airlines was founded in 1972. Back then the fleet consisted of 10 aircraft flying to 22 cities in 18 countries, most of which were located in Asia. Today, Singapore Airlines operates a modern fleet of more than 100 passenger aircraft, and was the first airline worldwide to fly the Airbus A380. Singapore Airlines offers flights to 60 destinations in 33 countries. These figures increase to 102 destinations in 37 countries when SilkAir and Singapore Airlines Cargo are included. Singapore Airlines is the most awarded airline worldwide with a daily non-stop connection from Zurich to Singapore. Since 28th March 2010, this route has been operated with an Airbus A380.