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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Virgin Australia signals international plans for Tigerair - ATWOnline
As part of its agreement with Tiger Airways Holdings, Virgin will gain rights to use the Tigerair brand on international routes. However, beyond that commercial agreement, Tigerair still must gain government approvals to begin international flights. Tigerair ...
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Of the major domestic airlines, Qantas achieved the highest level of on time departures for September 2014 at 89.5 per cent, followed by Virgin Australia at 87.1 per cent, Jetstar at 85.0 per cent and Tigerair at 75.8 per cent. The regional airlines were led by ...
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Virgin Australia advises completion of 35% sale of Velocity Frequent Flyer to ... - CAPA - Centre for Aviation
Tiger, which earlier this year sold its stake in Tigerair Philippines and exited the Indonesian market with the suspension of services at Tigerair Mandala, is now focusing on turning around around its Singapore operation. But the Tigerair Australia brand will be ...
Open skies pact with Taiwan in effect by year-end - Macau Business Daily
After obtaining the operating licence on September 16, Tigerair Taiwan launched its first flight to Singapore on September 26 and is now launching flights to Chiang Mai and Bangkok in Thailand by mid-November. Tigerair Taiwan's rival, V Air, is also ...
Virgin completes sale of Velocity stake - Travel Weekly
The SMH reports the deal is expected to increase the airline's balance by $336 million and comes after last week's announcement Virgin Australia will take full ownership of Tigerair Australia and introduce new short-haul international routes. Velocity chief ...