Singapore is a vibrant air hub with excellent connectivity to the Asia Pacific region. Changi Airport is an award-winning airport with world-class facilities and services. Widely acknowledged as one of the best airports in the world, Changi Airport is well served by many leading airlines and is an important hub for Star and OneWorld alliances. Home to Singapore Airlines, one of the world’s most admired airlines, other Singapore carriers include Jetstar Asia, SilkAir, Tiger Airways, ValuAir and Singapore Airlines Cargo. Changi Airport is one of Asia's best-connected airports, with over 90 airlines flying to more than 200 cities around the world.
With Changi Airport being used as a primary regional hub, Singapore has achieved an average growth rate of 4.7% for freight handled for the past 15 years. Transhipment volume makes up half of the total throughput, a testament to the country’s excellent connectivity. Changi Airport was also ranked the Top 10 airports in the world in terms of international freight handles in 2009 by Airport Council International.
Singapore also has a vibrant Business Aviation (BA) sector, with over 3,600 BA movements recorded in the first half of 2013. Singapore’s Seletar Airport is the preferred choice for BA traffic as it offers more privacy and convenience, compared to a busy commercial airport. Read more about Business Aviation in Singapore here .