Singapore Airlines was an early adopter of the Boeing 737, operating the initial 737-100 model. Singapore operated 5 of the type which it inherited from MSA – Malaysia-Singapore Airlines.
As previously reported, Singapore Airlines has announce it will fold subsidiary SilkAir into Singapore Airlines including its 17 Boeing 737-800s and six grounded MAX 8s.
SilkAir is currently transitioning to an all-737 fleet,
Now the first Singapore Boeing 737 MAX 8 (9V-MBN, msn 44258) has been painted by Boeing pending re-certification and delivery.