Tiger Airways Private Limited is a budget airline from Singapore, based at Singapore Changi Airport. The airline was incorporated on 12/Dec/2003 and ticket sales began on 31/Aug/2004. Tiger Airways started during a time of intense competition from other airlines and cost-pressure due to rising oil prices - but has resisted imposing fuel surcharges and continues to increase market share.
In terms of passengers carried, Tiger is currently the biggest budget airline operating out of Singapore. In 2006, the airline flew 1.2 million passengers, up 75% on the 2005. Tiger Airlines operates a single-model fleet. All aircraft being the Airbus A320-200, configured as single-class economy seating for 180 seats each. The airline took delivery of its last plane in April 2006, bringing the total fleet to 9. Tiger Airways plans to increase this to 20 aircraft by 2010.
On 12/Jan/2007, Tiger announced that it would commence services to Perth Airport on 23/March/2007. On 9/Feb/2007, it announced its intention to become Australia's third full scale domestic airline, competing directly with Virgin Blue and Qantas/Jetstar.
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BITRE Names Airline With Most On Time Departures - International Business Times AU
Virgin Australia comes next at 83.8 percent (on time departure) and 81.7 percent (on time arrival), followed by Jetstar at 78.8 percent and 79.5 percent and Tigerair at 75.1 percent and 71.1 percent. For regional airlines, Regional Express tops the ranking at ...
Tigerair Australia says future growth will always be based on underlying demand - CAPA - Centre for Aviation
Tigerair Australia CEO Rob Sharp, speaking on CAPA TV, (06-Aug-2014) the carrier's fleet growth is “always based on underlying demand” noting Tigerair works “very closely” with parent Virgin Australia's network planning team. Mr Sharp said the two ...
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Tigerair, HDFC Bank offer complimentary ticket to Singapore on return travel for ... - TravelBizMonitor
Tigerair has partnered with HDFC Bank to launch an offer “Fly to Singapore for free'' for Indian travellers, as per a release. The offer begins today and is valid for booking till September 7, for the travel periods September 16 to December 5, 2014 and January ...
Tigerair Australia says its focus is to become a viable proposition in the domestic ... - CAPA - Centre for Aviation
Tigerair Australia CEO Rob Sharp, speaking on CAPA TV, said (06-Aug-2014) the airline is focused on a business turnaround strategy that is “really focused on the domestic market.” Mr Sharp noted he would “never say never” but explained: “The focus is to ...
Closer tie-ups the solution to Singapore budget carriers' woes - The Straits Times
TIGERAIR is bleeding cash and shrinking, Jetstar Asia has stopped growing, and nobody really knows how Scoot is doing because parent firm Singapore Airlines (SIA) is not telling. A decade after Singapore's first budget carriers took to the skies amid much ...
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