07 Jun '11, 1pm

SIA-Virgin Australia unveil tie-up for bilateral growth: SINGAPORE Airlines (SIA) has struck a partnership with

Singapore Airlines CEO Goh Choon Phong (L) exchanges signed agreement with Virgin Australia group of airlines CEO John Borghetti (R) in Singapore on June 7, 2011. Singapore Airlines and Virgin Australia on June 7 announced a 'long-term alliance' enabling them to share flights and coordinate schedules globally. -- PHOTO: AFP SINGAPORE Airlines (SIA) has struck a partnership with Virgin Australia in its second major move in as many weeks, one aimed at ramping up its dominance in an increasingly competitive landscape. The tie-up with the Australian carrier will allow SIA to expand its presence Down Under and potentially pave the way for its entry into the lucrative Australia-United States market. The announcement today comes just two weeks after SIA unveiled plans to launch a low-cost long-haul carrier within a year. The bi-party deal, subject to regulatory approval by the au...

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