Singapore Airlines is a major air carrier in Asia. Founded in the year 1947, it has been running very successfully and making travel a pleasant experience for its passengers. It has more than 150 aircrafts operating to more than 60 destinations the world over, while maintaining a 5-star ranking. Singapore Airlines is also the first airline to operate the Airbus A380 to the Heathrow Airport in London. Commercial flights are operated by it from Singapore to California, Los Angeles and New Jersey. It has also a plan to include some newer destinations, which include Hong Kong, Beijing, Melbourne and Los Angeles. In the Southern Asian region, it has a strong presence and is one of the major airline companies. It has a subsidiary airline, SilkAir, which connects more international destinations in the Southern Asian region.
Singapore Airlines offers its customers the facility to Web check-in from their computer or mobile devices 48 to 1.5 hours before their flight departure. They can also print their boarding pass or download it to their mobile device before heading to the airport. Passengers can proceed directly to the Immigration counter if they don’t have luggage and if they don’t require a travel document/visa/credit card verification at the check-in counter at the airport. Counter check-in can be done if passengers have a confirmed flight booking. The check-in counter opening time is between one hour to 40 minutes before departure, depending on the airport. Passengers can beat the queue at the airport with the convenient kiosk check-in services, available at many airports.