From April 2001 of "SilverKris"
From Aug 1, 2001, Singapore Airlines will launch a 3x weekly B777-200ER service from Singapore to Chicago. This will be SIA's 5th US Gateway, after SFO, LAX, EWR, JFK.
The Chicago flight (SQ036) via Amsterdam will depart SIN every day 135 @ 23.35 and arrive at ORD the next day at 10.05.
The return flight (SQ035) will depart ORD on every day246 @ 19.55 and arrive SIN 2 days later @ 7.00
The B777-200ER will be SIA's latest and most modern aircraft, powered by RR Trent 892 engines and configured in a two-class cabin of 30 Raffles Class seats and 255 Economy seats, the first 2 of 10 B777-200ERs on firm order will be delivered to SIA on 1 July.