Tag: Scoot

All systems go for Scoot’s move to T1 on October 22 

Singapore – This week, Scoot successfully completed the final flight trials ahead of its scheduled move to Singapore Changi Airport’s Terminal 1 (T1) on October 22.  The move will facilitate Scoot’s projected double-digit annual growth for the next three years. The airline commenced various operational and systems trials since...

Scoot wins first “Best Low-Cost Carrier” at 30th annual TTG travel awards

Scoot has bagged the “Best Low-Cost Carrier” award for the Asia Pacific region at the 30th Annual TTG Travel Awards 2019, which is an annual event. Voting was opened up to readers of the TTG stable of publications and travel industry professionals. This is the carrier’s first award since its inception in...

Budget airline Scoot promises to improve customer service after several flight disruptions

Singapore Airlines-owned budget carrier Scoot released a statement regarding its recent lapses in customer service and flight disruptions which affected many passengers. CEO Lee Lik Hsin, in a report by Channel News Asia, admitted that flight disruptions have indeed affected the airline's key On-Time Performance...

Passenger gets a cup of ice cubes instead of water on delayed Scoot flight, also gets slammed by netizens for complaining

Be careful what you wish for, as the saying goes. Flights out of Changi Airport have experienced some delays due to poor weather conditions and air traffic, which have left passengers waiting longer than usual. One such passenger, Gene Goh, was on a plane bound for...

Man who said he had a bomb in his carry-on fined $4,500

Hsu Chun Meng was on Scoot flight TR634 bound for Hat Yai, Thailand on April 5. Having been told that he had to check in his carry-on bag, he made a joke about having a bomb in that bag. As a result of his careless...

Scoot to kick off brand new Malaysian destinations

Scoot has officially kick started ticket sales for the latest Malaysian destinations, Kuching and Kuantan. These additions to the network bring the total number of Scoot’s destinations in Malaysia to six cities including Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi and Penang. Scoot CEO Lee Lik Hsin said: “Malaysia...