Celebrating the launch of Tigerair Singapore services to Ibrahim Nasir International Airport in the Maldives on 26 January were Ho Yuen Sang, COO, Tigerair and Bandhu Ibrahim Saleem, Managing Director, MACL (Maldives Airport Company Limited). Malé becomes the airline’s 37th destination from Singapore and will be served four times weekly with a 180-seat A320.
- Tigerair Singapore has joined Singapore Airlines in operating non-stop flights between Singapore (SIN) and Malé (MLE) in the Maldives. The airline flew the 3,400-kilometre route for the first time on 24 January (with 153 passengers on board), and will offer customers the service four times weekly. This brings to 37 the number of destinations served by Tigerair Singapore from its home base. For more about Malé Airport read this week’s airport profile. See how the flight was greeted on the tarmac by the airport’s fire department.