Monday, March 31, 2008

Tiger Airways keen to fly to Sabah, Sarawak


SINGAPORE’S Tiger Airways is akin to a tiger on the prowl.

The pace of its expansion since inception over the past three years has been phenomenal.

This tiger is not about to take a break. East Malaysia is the next destination to add to its network besides three more bases in Asia.

Group chief executive officer Tony Davis believes that the airline could provide alternative linkages to East Malaysia from Singapore and the rest of the world.

He said passengers flying Tiger from China to Australia were asking for access to East Malaysia and Tiger believes it can play a part to promote tourism in Sabah and Sarawak.

“People in East Malaysia have asked us many times to fly into East Malaysia, and so have those in Ipoh and Penang. We are a willing party but it really depends on the Government.

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1 comment:

Sabahbah said...

Good news, I hope they do fly to Kota Kinabalu. In fact, I hope they start flying from Singapore to Kota Kinabalu too.

And then I also wish somebody would start flying KK-Bangkok again. But apparently KK loved going to Bangkok more than Bangkok loved coming here. Sigh.

Anyway. The tourist wins, and if they win, KK's tourism industry wins. Bring it on.