Singapore Airlines Krisflyer
Krisflyer is a program offered by Singapore airlines for passengers who are frequent flyers with the airline or its partner airlines. Frequent flyers can join the Krisflyer membership program and start accruing flying miles. Members who accumulate 25,000 miles in a year are given the Krisflyer elite silver status and those who fly 50,000 miles in a year are given the elite gold membership.
The partners with Singapore airlines in the Krisflyer program are Star Alliance members, SilkAir, Virgin Atlantic, Delta Air Lines and various hotel chains and car hire companies. Once you become a member you start accumulating points and you can enjoy the special privileges of being a member where you stay and enjoy special promotions that are offered to members in over 120 countries across the world. As you move up to elite silver and gold the privileges increase and you can get yourself upgraded to business and first class.
You can redeem your miles at over 1,000 destinations in 120 countries across the world. The privileges you can avail are; special discount in the hotel you stay or in car hires and in shopping as well. You can indulge in a exclusive holiday by redeeming the miles you have accumulated. Speedy check-in and confirmed seats are some of the privileges you get automatically once you become a member.
To calculate the miles that you have accumulated you just have to visit the Singapore airlines website and enter the pin number that was assigned to you when you enrolled and received your membership card. By showing the card at the check-in counter of Singapore airlines or their partners you are automatically entitled to the special privileges. You can also purchase 1,000 miles by paying $40 to top up your Krisflyer account.
You can also nominate up to 5 family members or friends who may or may not be Krisflyer members to redeem your points. You can do this quite easily by logging onto the Singapore Airlines website and downloading the nomination form and filling it out and submitting it. Krisflyer members who are below the age of 12 years cannot redeem their miles for award tickets unless they are being accompanied by an adult.
Krisflyer members can also avail complimentary stopovers. For this members need to visit Singapore airlines website to see the latest terms and conditions and where they can avail stopovers and the duration of the stopover they can avail.
Once you become a member of Krisflyer you can receive all the latest news and updates regarding the program in your email or you can look it up on the website. Becoming a member of Krisflyer has its advantages as there are so many privileges and special offers that you can avail of. You are given special treatment and care as a member and you accumulate points as you travel from one destination to another. As you move up the ladder in the program the privileges increase which are quite beneficial for frequent flyers.