Tiger Airline

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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SIA frequent flyers can soon use miles to redeem Scoot, Tigerair flights - The Straits Times
Singapore Airlines (SIA) frequent flyers can use their miles to redeem flights on Scoot and Tigerair from April. KrisFlyer members will also be able to collect miles when flying on the two other carriers starting later this year. -- ST PHOTO: LIM WUI LIANG.
Twitter: From user 'Concept.FM'
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Apache AH-64 vs. Tiger EC 665: Which is the superior #CAS helicopter? http://t.co/Pu4U0h4nbP
Scoot, Tigerair partner SIA on KrisFlyer programme - THE BUSINESS TIMES
";Scoot and Tigerair are already important parts of the SIA Group's portfolio of airlines,"; said SIA's senior vice-president (marketing planning) Lee Wen Fen. ";Including them as KrisFlyer partners is a natural development and will help us live up to our promise to ...
Scoot and Tigerair joins SIA FFP - Travel Daily Media (press release) (registration) (blog)
“We are very pleased to be bringing Scoot and Tigerair into the KrisFlyer family and to offer our members more ways to use their miles,” said SIA's senior vice president of marketing planning, Lee Wen Fen. “Scoot and Tigerair are already important parts of the ...
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Apache AH-64 vs. Tiger EC 665: Which is the superior #CAS helicopter? http://t.co/dEDjpBU3Z5
Twitter: From user 'Micah'
@TheSpookiest @gootecks I did this learning Adon's tiger-knee'd air jaguar kicks. I don't play him anymore, but can still do them reliably.
Twitter: From user 'Adam Mays'
Tiger Air has touched down in Thailand! Getting ready to explore Chaing Mai http://t.co/URuuPq4fzR
SIA frequent flyers can soon redeem miles on Scoot and Tigerair - AsiaOne
SINGAPORE - Frequent Singapore Airlines (SIA) flyers will be able to redeem rewards on Scoot and Tigerair from April 2015. In a press release today, Singapore Airlines said that its KrisFlyer members will be able to redeem their miles for vouches for travel ...
KrisFlyer members to be able to use miles to redeem Scoot, Tigerair flights - TODAYonline
“Scoot and Tigerair are already important parts of the SIA Group's portfolio of airlines. Including them as KrisFlyer partners is a natural development and will help us live up to our promise to constantly offer more benefits to our members,” said SIA's Senior Vice ...