Operating as Tigerair, Tiger Airways is a budget airline situated in Singapore. The airline operates services to regional destinations in Southeast Asia, China and India, from its main base at Singapore Changi Airport. It was founded as an independent airline in 2003, and was listed later on on the Singapore Stock Exchange under the Tiger Airways Holdings name in 2010.
Tigerair currently flies from Singapore to 38 destinations within an approximate five-hour radius around the region.
Origins and Ownership
Tiger Airways was incorporated on December 12, 2003 and began its ticket sales on August 31, 2004. Services commenced on September 2004 to Bangkok. Scheduled international services are operated from Singapore Changi Airport. Tiger Airways is the first to operate from the Budget Terminal at Singapore Changi Airport as a part of its cost-saving operations structure, which is similar to Ryanair’s. Despite regional competition, the airline has reiterated its current intention to remain focused on flying within a five-hour radius from its Singaporean base.
The current Chief Executive Officer of Tiger Airways is Mr. Lee Lik Hsin. Mr. Lee Lik Hsin has been Chief Executive Officer of Budget Aviation Holdings Pte Ltd at Singapore Airlines Limited since May 17, 2016. Mr. Hsin served as Chief Executive Officer of Tiger Airways Holdings Limited at Singapore Airlines Limited from May 12, 2014 to May 10, 2016.
Mr. Lee has been Executive Director of Tiger Airways Holdings Limited since July 31, 2013. He served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Planning at Singapore Airlines Ltd. from April 1, 2012 to July 31 2013 and served as its Head of Corporate Planning Division since February 1, 2011. He served as Acting Senior Vice President Corporate Planning at Singapore Airlines Limited since February 2011. He served as President of Singapore Airlines Cargo Pte Ltd. from August 2013 to May 2014.
Mr. Lee served as Divisional Vice President Planning at Singapore Airlines Ltd. He served as Regional Vice President of North Asia at Singapore Airlines Ltd., since March 20, 2010 and served as Regional Vice President of West Asia and Africa from June 23 , 2008 to March 19, 2010. He has been Director at Tiger Airways Australia Pty Limited since May 2014. He served as Non-Executive Director of Tiger Airways Holdings Limited from July 31, 2013 to May 12, 2014. He served as Non-Independent Director of PT Tigerair Mandala.
What people are saying
I’ve noticed that the reviews about Tigerair are all on an average aspect. Based on these reviews, passengers tells their experiences about how fair their flights were, with Tigerair, it’s a good thing though, but I hope Tigerair will exceed more in order for them to gain much better reviews. Here are some of the reviews I’ve read and gathered.
“well if you don’t have check in baggage and getting lower fare to travel fr short distance this flight is good enough , seat legroom is nice , so if you want travel for shortest distance is good enough.”
—Gavytravels (Hoshiarpur, India)
—Gorgeousdb (Manila, Philippines)
—Hugo V (Edinburgh, United Kingdom)
A Simple website that has a colorful and vivid layout that is also cozy for the eyes. The website allows users to search for available flights, in which they can choose which package should a user will choose. Tigerair offers flights and holidays combo package, and they can also provide hotel searches for a faster accommodation booking. They also offer car rentals and other travel and accommodation related promos. For more information, you should check out their website. Tigerair’s website can be reached by clicking this link.
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- Website URL: http://www.tigerair.com
- Contact number: +65 3157 6434
- Contact Email: email@example.com
- Fax Number: +65 6424 6355
- Head Office Address: Changi Airport Post Office, PO Box 82, 918143, Singapore
Tigerair offers good services and accommodation towards its passengers. Comfortable seats, and courteous staff along with their fast yet smooth flight. Tigerair ensures its passengers, that flying with them means flying with comfort and convenience.