Singapore Airlines on Thursday announced that it had decided to increase by 10 Kg checked-in baggage allowance for all classes of travel.

In a statement here, the company said customers will be entitled to free baggage allowances of 50 kg in suites and first class, 40 kg in business class and 30 kg in economy class. For flights to and from the United States, where a per-piece allowance applies, customers travelling in suites, first class and business class will be entitled to check in two pieces of luggage of up to 32 kg each, up from 23 kg previously.

“Increasing baggage allowances across all classes of travel is in response to feedback from our customers and reaffirms our commitment to constantly enhancing customer service,’’ SIA Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing, Chin Yau Seng said in the statement.

KrisFlyer Elite Gold and Star Alliance Gold members will continue to enjoy an additional 20 kg of baggage allowance across all travel classes, or one extra piece of checked-in baggage when travelling to or from the United States and Brazil. PPS Club members will also continue to be entitled to double the checked-in baggage allowance in their respective class of travel, the statement added.

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