SilkAir, the regional subsidiary of Singapore Airlines, joined Virgin Australia’s Velocity Frequent Flyer Program on October 10th.
Velocity members are now able to earn and redeem points and status credits on the SilkAir network across South East Asia, India and China. Velocity members will also be able to redeem points for reward seats or any other seat up to 331 days in advance on any SilkAir operated flight.
Velocity Gold and Platinum members will also be able to use their Elite Benefits across the SilkAir network. This includes priority check-in, priority boarding and complimentary lounge access for the member and a guest on the day of travel.
Other airline partners of Virgin’s Velocity program include Delta, Hawaiian Airlines, Etihad, Air New Zealand, Singapore Airlines and all Virgin Group airlines worldwide including Virgin America.
SilkAir is Singapore Airlines’ full service regional subsidiary and flies to over 44 destinations in 12 countries. In Australia, it connects the city of Darwin in the Northern Territory to Singapore.