Item by at 11:57 am, Monday November 29 2010  

Tiger Airways announced earlier in the month new destinations from Avalon Airport, with both Brisbane and Canberra to be served by direct links from the Victorian airport from February 2011.

Tiger began operating flights from Avalon on November 9.

Tiger is due to have 10 A320s in service by the end of the year, with its 11th and 12th due to enter service in early 2011.