15-Oct-2013 1:52 PM

Tigerair Australia handles 12 millionth passenger since launch

Tigerair Australia stated (14-Oct-2013) it has handled 12 million passengers since domestic operations first commenced in Nov-2007. Tigerair's first domestic services was operated from Melbourne to Gold Coast on 23-Nov-2007. At that time, the carrier had two A320s based at Melbourne Tullamarine, with services to Sunshine Coast, Hobart and Gold Coast. Tigerair now has 11 A320s in Australia and 17 domestic routes. [more - original PR]