Scoot On-track For Launch, Announces Fourth Destination

Singapore Airlines’ new long-haul, low-cost subsidiary Scoot is on-track to launch scheduled operations in June 2012, with preparations for its inaugural flight from Singapore to Sydney underway. The carrier has also announced Bangkok as its fourth destination, which it will serve daily using a 2-class Boeing 777-200ER.   2 Jets Delivered Ready for Sydney, Gold Coast Following the … Continue reading

Tiger Airways Plans Return To Kochi

Low cost carrier Tiger Airways has announced plans to resume service between Singapore and Kochi, 4 years since it discontinued the route due to poor loads. Beginning 27 April 2012, the Singapore-based carrier will fly 4 times weekly to the bustling seaside city in southwest India, reflecting new confidence in business and leisure travel between … Continue reading

Tiger Airways To Launch Flights To Dhaka

Tiger Airways has announced it is to launch a new Singapore – Dhaka service, its first route to Bangladesh. Beginning 9 March 2012, the low cost carrier will fly 4 times a week between the Southeast Asian city-state and the Bangladeshi capital, joining Biman Bangladesh Airlines and Singapore Airlines.   Flight TR 2654 will depart Singapore … Continue reading

Vietnamese Expansion For Jetstar Asia

Jetstar Asia is embarking on a Vietnamese expansion to meet growing regional travel demand. The Singapore-based low cost carrier has announced that it will launch a new 4 times weekly service between the Lion City and Hanoi, as well as add a third daily Singapore – Ho Chi Minh City flight.   Singapore – Hanoi Flights From 15 December 2011 Operating on Tuesdays, … Continue reading

TransAsia Airways Begins Flights To Singapore

Taiwanese carrier TransAsia Airways has launched services between Taipei and Singapore, as part of its ongoing network expansion across Asia. The inaugural flight landed at Changi International Airport late yesterday evening, marking the airline as the sixth carrier (joining China Airlines, EVA Air, Jetstar Asia, Singapore Airlines and Tiger Airways) to operate on the route.   Flight GE … Continue reading