G.D.S. / C.R.S.
|January 09, 2014|
Tigerair's Fares Now Available Via Amadeus Travel Agencies
|Amadeus, a leading technology partner for the global travel industry, today announces a new distribution partnership with Tigerair to bring its full range of competitive fares and ancilliary sales content to Amadeus travel agencies in Asia Pacific. |
With Amadeus, Tigerair -- Singapore's largest no-frills airline -- now has a simple and seamless way to distribute its full range of attractive fares and content via an extensive network of travel agencies in Asia Pacific that can make bookings easily using a web-like interface.
Alexander Knigge, Group Chief Commercial Officer of Tigerair, commented, "The travel agency community is a vital piece towards Tigerair fulfilling our commitment in providing more customers with even more new travel experiences at very affordable fares. We look forward to serving up our extensive and diverse travel destinations to more customers across the region."
Established in 2004, Tigerair offers flights to over 50 destinations across 13 countries in the Asia Pacific region. Tigerair comprises four airlines: Tigerair Singapore, Tigerair Mandala (Indonesia), Tigerair Philippines and Tigerair Australia, which are all now available via Amadeus.
Amadeus travel agencies will also be able to book Tigerair ancillary sales including advance boarding, seat selection, luggage and other passenger amenities.
Angel Gallego, President, Amadeus Asia Pacific said, "We are proud to partner with Tigerair to bring, for the first time, the airline's full range of fares to our travel agency network in Asia Pacific."
"LCCs like Tigerair today are evolving. As these airlines continue to grow and expand, the travel agency network becomes increasingly important to help them secure reach and scale. Our goal is to make it easier for LCCs, like Tigerair to embrace the travel agency sales channel through Amadeus to realise additional revenue opportunities," added Gallego.
From now until 28 February, Singapore travel agencies that book Tigerair via Amadeus can enter a weekly prize draw to win. More here: http://www.amadeus.com/sg/x228634.xml.