Scoot has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320neo aircraft from Toulouse, France, out of 39 firm orders placed with Airbus in 2014.
The aircraft, bearing registration number 9V-TNA and named ‘Chapati Party’, landed in Singapore Changi Airport on 7 October 2018 on 7.39pm. The delivery marks the beginning of Scoot’s narrow-body fleet renewal plan, and the A320neos will service Scoot’s short- to medium-haul regional destinations.
‘Chapati Party’ will be making its debut with Scoot flight TR610 from Singapore to Bangkok on 29 October 2018. About Scoot Scoot is the low-cost arm of the Singapore Airlines Group.
Scoot took to the skies in June 2012 and merged with Tigerair Singapore in July 2017, retaining the Scoot brand and positioning it well for a new chapter of growth.
Scoot has carried sixty million guests and now operates a fleet of 18 state of the art, widebody Boeing 787 Dreamliners and 27 young and modern Airbus A320 family aircraft, with two more Boeing 787 Dreamliners and 38 Airbus A320neo aircraft on order.
Scoot’s network presently encompasses 66 destinations across 18 countries and territories. Scoot provides – in addition to fantastic value airfares – a safe, reliable and contemporary travel experience with a unique attitude – Scootitude.
Offering amenities including on-board Wi-Fi Internet connectivity and in-seat power on selected flights as well as the ability to redeem and accrue Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles, Scoot was voted 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 Best Low Cost Airline (Asia/Pacific) by AirlineRatings.com and ranked in the Top 10 of the World’s Best Low-Cost Airlines in 2015 and 2018 by Skytrax.
Scoot is passionate about making travel attainable for all and enabling people to embrace the full potential of what we term Wandermust – the innate need that humans have to travel and seek new experiences.