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Tiger Airways In-flight Services
Tiger Airways is one of Asia’s leading low cost carriers. First established in 2003 with Tiger Singapore, it rapidly grew its paw print with Tiger Airways Australia in 2007, and associate airlines, Mandala Airlines in Indonesia and SEAir in the Philippines in 2012.
Operating from Singapore and Australia (Melbourne and Sydney), Tiger’s network extends to over 30 destinations in 13 countries in the Asia Pacific region. The airline has won several awards, including the Low Cost Airline of the Year Award at CAPA’s Aviation Awards for Excellence in 2010.
As Tiger Airways is a low-cost carrier, the onboard services are not as diverse as other commercial airlines. Tiger Airways only provides Economy class for all flights, with very limited services. Entertainment on the flights is limited to an in-flight magazine named Tiger Tales offered free to the passengers as the main entertainment item.
Food and drinks are also offered on the flights, but is mostly instant snacks and simple food such as noodles, bread and burgers. However you have to pay for these foods and beverages; they are not included in the air fare.
Seat pitch is a standard 28.5 inches (72.5cm), so you may want to consider paying more to reserve extra legroom seats which offer a 38-inch (97.5cm) pitch. These will cost Aus$25 per single journey. Reserving any other seat, so that you can guarantee sitting together, will cost Aus$5 per single journey. All seats offer a standard width of 18 inches (46cm).
Tiger Airways products, include Luggage Upsize and the Seat Selector. The Luggage Upsize allows you to purchase the amount of check in luggage at a low fee.
Nevertheless, Tiger Airways is now synonymous with quality cheap flights. It has quickly become a top choice for value-for-money, reliable and convenient point to point travel.
In the battle for travelers’ hearts and minds, Tiger Airways offers real cost savings in air travel not just through provision of low airfares, but through a comprehensive range of Tiger Add-On products such as Luggage Upsize TM, Sports Equipment Check-In and Seat Selector.
Tiger Airways took to the skies from Singapore in September 2004 with two aircraft in its fleet and three routes in its network. From its main hub at Singapore Changi Airport, Tiger Airways now flies to 29 destinations across 11 countries in Asia and Australia on a fleet of brand new Airbus A320 aircrafts. Tiger Airways is Asia-Pacific’s true low fare airline. It consistently strives to offer passengers the lowest airfares on safe and convenient point-to-point air travel.
Tiger Bites is Tiger Airways’ “Buy on Board” program, and Online Tiger Bites offers a selection of items from our menu which can be pre-ordered online at least 5 days prior to your flight departure. This is to ensure that you get your preferred choice of meal whenever you travel.
Tiger Airways also offers an exclusive program giving its passengers the chance to access deals and discounts. As a member of Stripes, you can purchase incredibly low fares online, sometimes even from as low as zero dollars (excluding taxes and charges)! with your membership you can buy before everyone else online every single time.
Booking on line has been made really simple with Tiger Airways; just fill in your travel details to find the flights that work for you, and you will be guided through a few easy steps to complete your booking.