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Select Seat Online With SQ

Wed Nov 03, 2004 7:46 pm


Singapore Airlines passengers can now confirm flights, check-in and choose their seats online two days before departure.

The new Internet check-in system, which allows passengers to select their preferred seat from an interactive seat map, can be used for all tickets and bookings, according to a report in The Sydney Morning Herald.

The system can also be used for connecting flights operated by selected airlines, and will also be available for code-shared SQ flights.

Passengers must arrive to check-in luggage at least 45 minutes before their flight.

Following their online check-in, passengers are sent an email or SMS as confirmation.

[Edited 2004-11-03 11:47:56]
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RE: Select Seat Online With SQ

Wed Nov 03, 2004 9:04 pm

I wonder if it applies to a paper ticket? I will be flying from Ho Chi Ninh to MOW on January via SIN and it will be great to try it.
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RE: Select Seat Online With SQ

Wed Nov 03, 2004 9:10 pm

Wow! Nice step.

Heard that there are no other possibilities to pre-select or pre-reserve a seat on Singapore Air.
Is that correct?
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RE: Select Seat Online With SQ

Wed Nov 03, 2004 9:20 pm

Maybe I'm missing something but I've been using this system on SQ (with e-tickets) for almost 2 years now.
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RE: Select Seat Online With SQ

Wed Nov 03, 2004 9:24 pm

I had many problems with the previous system...

I logged in with my KrisFlyer number and then changed the FFP number to LH. Online check-in was not possible. If you logged in with Username/PW it would have been fine. But logging in with KF ID/PIN was not ok if you changed the FF earnings. Hopefully the new system will be easier.

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RE: Select Seat Online With SQ

Wed Nov 03, 2004 10:17 pm

Didn't these kind of airlines ALWAYS have online check-in and stuff?
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RE: Select Seat Online With SQ

Wed Nov 03, 2004 10:23 pm

Sean - Last time only KF members could do it, now anybody can check in. Doesnt have to be KF members, any person who has a ticket with SIA is able to do so. Not sure if it refers to Etickets or paper tickets. I would assume paper tickets shld be no worries too.
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