Chennai : Singapore-based low-cost carrier Tiger Airways is exploring the possibility of a strategic partnership with an India-based airline for offering intra-city services in the country.

“Currently, we are studying about having an inter-airline agreement or a strategic partnership with (an) Indian airline”, Tiger Airways, Singapore, Commercial Director, Kaneswaran Avili told PTI here.

The company which commenced Indian operations in 2007 offers flight services between India and Singapore. Singapore Airlines holds a majority stake in Tiger Airways, he said.

Observing that the company has been averaging 80% occupancy ratio on its flights, he said it is also looking to appoint a partner for handling its cargo operations in India.

Avili was here to announce the company’s promotional introductory campaign, offering a one-way price of Rs 2,700 per person to Singapore from Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kochi, Tiruvananthapuram and Tiruchirapalli.  — PTI

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