Leslie Thng, CCO, Tigerair Singapore and Scoot joined Lim Ching Kiat, SVP Market Development, Changi Airport Group to celebrate the launch of Tigerair Singapore’s tenth route to China. Thrice-weekly flights to Zhengzhou began on 28 June and will face no direct competition.
- Tigerair Singapore on 28 June introduced non-stop service to Zhengzhou (CGO), its tenth destination in China, from Singapore (SIN). The 3,824-kilometre service will be flown thrice-weekly (Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays) using the LCC’s A320s and will face no competition. Flights depart Singapore at 01:10 arriving in Zhengzhou at 07:00. The return service departs the capital of Henan Province at 08:00 arriving back at Changi Airport at 13:40. The other nine Chinese destinations served by Tigerair Singapore are Guangzhou, Haikou, Jinan, Nanning, Ningbo, Quanzhou, Shenzhen, Wuxi and Xi’an. Mr Leslie Thng, CCO, Tigerair Singapore and Scoot, said: “The new Zhengzhou service is part of our commitment to offer new and eye-opening travel possibilities for customers, providing a convenient direct air link for them to embark on a historical tour of the ancient capitals within Henan. Visitors from China may also connect via Singapore to other exciting cities on Tigerair’s network, and onward to the many destinations offered by our sister airline Scoot, as well as Singapore Airlines and SilkAir under the SIA Group.” This summer Tigerair Singapore will serve 39 destinations non-stop from Singapore. It recently handed over its service to Chennai in India to partner airline Scoot.