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Expanding in more ways than one

Two years after inception, Scoot is acquiring Dreamliners, building partnerships at home and abroad, reports NISHA RAMCHANDANI

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Mr Wilson on NokScoot: 'It allows us to serve cities that we couldn't otherwise serve from Singapore simply because there isn't the volume of traffic, so in that respect Bangkok does give us an opening to other markets that are not viable for Scoot.' - FILE PHOTO

THE next one year is going to be a busy one for Scoot. The low-cost carrier is set to take delivery of its first Dreamliner, even as it seeks to build a stronger alliance with budget carrier Tigerair at home and spreads its wings overseas with its first joint venture NokScoot. Fully owned by