Fleet Growth Would Give Tigerair Critical Mass, Sharp Says

Tigerair Australia needs to double the size of its fleet of 11 Airbus A320s to create the scale efficiencies expected from a low-cost carrier (LCC), says airline CEO Rob Sharp. The carrier should have 20-22 aircraft to reach critical mass and maximize asset utilization, Sharp said during the Center...

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