Tiger flying schedule leaps in time for Xmas

first_imgSource = e-Travel Blackboard: N.J Tiger Airways has received approval from the Civil Aviation Safety Authority to increase its services down under just in time for the Christmas rush.Effective immediately, the approval was handed down earlier this week and will see the carrier operate 32 flights per day, up from its 22 sectors daily.The increase comes months after the carrier was forced to ground its entire Australian operations due to safety concerns.The carrier said additional services will be added to its four popular routes, Melbourne to Sydney, Gold Coast to Melbourne, Perth to Melbourne and Perth to Brisbane.“Today’s news means we are now in an even better position to offer greater choice for Australians looking for affordable air travel in the lead up to the busy Christmas and summer holiday season” a Tiger Airways spokesperson said in a statement. “Whilst it has been a demanding year for Tiger Airways Australia the groundswell of our customer support has remained strong. “This coupled with Tiger’s recent run of operational excellence and industry leading punctuality means that we are continuing to do what we do best; driving local market competition and enabling more people to travel for less,” said Ms. Regan. The extra flights include an extra daily Melbourne – Perth flight rotation (from one daily return flight currently to two daily return flights); an extra Melbourne – Brisbane service (from three daily return services currently to up to four daily return services); an additional Melbourne – Gold Coast service (from two daily return flights to up to three daily return services); and, up to two extra daily return Melbourne – Sydney rotations (from five daily return services to up to seven daily return services.They are on sale now for travel commencing 16 December 2011.Earlier this week the carrier’s Group announced it has experienced a 23.2 percent decline in passengers for the second quarter this year over last year from 1.4 million to 1.1 million.The Group’s operating profits also fell from $9.6 million to negative $41.2 million.last_img read more

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first_img8. Monster Chilli Sauce Kit £13.99If you could only grow your own chillies and make your own sauce while you’re on holiday, then life would be just that little bit better. Self-catering need never be so traumatic with this essential kit, complete with app to tell you what to do if you can’t read the instructions. 10. Travel Ashtray £6.50If you’re busting for a smoke, you can light up wherever you are (well, not on a plane, and plenty of other places) and not worry about ashing on the carpet, with this little baby. Doubles up as a pocket mirror so you can do your make-up on the go. 1. Trunki Travel Chums Wash Bag £6.99Already got aTrunki? Now get the small thing in your life (no, not the cat) a bathroom buddy. Apparently, ‘kids can enjoy packing their toiletries’, it says, and while packing my toiletries was by far the most enjoyable element of my holidays long into my teens, it could have been even better with one of these. 11. Go Travel Full Length Waterproof Travel Raincoat £7.62Just think how jealous your friends will be when you tell them you got a mac for Christmas. They don’t need to know it’s not made by Apple. Stored snugly in your backpack, or even folded up in your pocket, and just pull it out when the heavens open. Ideal for expeditions in Equatorial cloud forests, where moisture can be as maddening as the insect life. Related5 must-have luggage essentials for summerYou’ve sorted out your cheap flights and you have a bit of extra cash to give your travel kit a revamp. Here are some ideas for some essential summer luggage and travel bits and pieces.10 best business travel gifts for Christmas10 great gadget-y gifts for the business traveller.Skyscanner’s essential packing listPacking for your next adventure is never easy. Hours are spent umm-ing and ahh-ing over whether you really need 17 tops for that one-week trip, before you arrive at the airport and realise you’ve left something vitally important… like your passport. Our packing list will help you get yourself organised,… 6. The Really Tiny Book Light £6.75If you don’t have a Kindle Fire (where have you been?), if you need to read bus timetables in a bus shelter on a dark and lonely highway on the outskirts of Plovdiv, or if you find yourself doing some impromptu potholing at night, this little tool may be your saviour. 4. Travel Clothes Line £3.69Make losing underwear a thing of the past. If only I’d had one of these; then I’d have never lost that prized pair of pants that blew off a hotel windowsill in a sudden squall in Bologna. Hopefully someone down below put them to good use. Backpacker off on a round-the-world trip? Teenager taking a gap year? Granny gapper going gonzo?If you need a gift for someone who loves travel this Christmas, look no further. To celebrate Cyber Monday – the year’s busiest day for shopping online – on December 2, we’ve got 12 amazing ideas for the perfect present. 12. Peter Duncan’s Family Travels £10.75Starring ex-Blue Peter and In at the Deep End presenter Peter Duncan, in terms of travel documentaries, you can’t get much better than this. Actually, at first I thought it was Peter Davidson, and how good would that have been?ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Map 5. The Worst-case Scenario Travel Handbook £8.10From the practical (how to purify water) to the possible (how to escape from a car hanging over the edge of a cliff) to the really rather unlikely (how to foil a UFO abduction), this book provides solutions to commonly-encountered sticky holiday situations. An essential gift for the adventurous traveller in your life.More: 12 Top Travel Books for Christmas 2. Panda Face Eye Travel Sleeping Mask Blindfold, £2.32Need some beauty sleep? Or maybe you just want to look like a panda? Scare the person sitting next to you on the plane by slipping on this sleeping mask and growling at them. Do pandas growl? I have no idea.3. Pug Dog Eyemask £5Need some beauty sleep? Or maybe you just want to look like a pug? 9. Travel Dog Kit In A Tin £6Do you take your dog on holiday with you? No? You don’t have a dog? Oh well, who cares. This handy kit is the ideal present for anyone who likes dogs, or doesn’t. It comes complete with folding water bowl for when Rover gets thirsty, new rave glow-in-the-dark lead, and poop bags. 7. Yellowstone Car Travel Gift Set £9.52The ideal set to keep in your car in case of those unexpected emergencies. Apart from, it doesn’t include a bottle of whisky (to pass the time, and sterilise wounds), membership of the AA (because who in this day and age knows how to change a tyre?) and The Worst-case Scenario Travel Handbook (to know how to foil an alien abduction).last_img read more