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Vietnam Airlines introduces direct services to Manila

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines is set to launch direct flights from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to Manila from 17 June, making it the first Vietnamese airline to open direct flights to the capital of Philippines. The Hanoi, Manila route will operate thrice-weekly flights on Tuesdays, Thurs...

Finnair looks into the eye of the Thai-ger

Finnair has added more flights between Helsinki and Bangkok this winter, in response to increased demand for travel to Thailand. From 29 October, the award-winning airline will increase the number of winter flights from 11 per week to offer an increased double daily service, providing customers w...

Eva Air Signs Letter of Intent with Tat to Promote Thai Tourism

EVA Air, Taiwan’s leading independent airline, has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) to cooperate in the promotion of Thailand’s tourism for the mutual benefit of the two parties, which will see EVA Air’s global route network used to boost visitor num...

Chapman Freeborn announces partnership with Thai tour operator, Tour Lad Fah

Chapman Freeborn, the global aircraft charter specialist and part of Avia Solutions Group, has partnered with major Thailand-based tour operator, Tour Lad Fah. Tour Lad Fah, headquartered in Bangkok, Thailand, was established in 2018 and operates to Georgia, Japan, South Korea, India and Turkey.  ...

SalamAir Introduces the 2nd destination in Thailand, Bangkok.

To strengthen and enhance air connectivity with one of the Sultanate’s favorite destinations, Oman’s value-for-money airline SalamAir has announced the introduction of a direct flight between Muscat and Bangkok, with three flights per week beginning on December 18th, 2022. Flights from Muscat...

SSP launches two new brands at Suvarnabhumi Airport

SSP launches two new brands at Suvarnabhumi Airport

SSP Group, a leading operator of food and beverage outlets in travel locations worldwide, has opened two new bespoke Thai concepts at Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK), Thailand. The opening of these two new units will allow travellers to enjoy authentic Thai culinary experiences as they e...

Increased accessibility to Thailand from Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Thai Airways sees increased demand and restarts traffic at Stockholm Arlanda Airport to Phuket for the winter season. At the same time, they are increasing the number of departures to the capital Bangkok. Due to reduced traffic during the pandemic, Stockholm Arlanda has had limited traffic to ...

AirAsia Returning to Service Stronger

AirAsia resumed its scheduled domestic flights today in Malaysia, and will be followed by Thailand (1 May 2020), the Philippines (16 May 2020), and Indonesia (7 May 2020), subject to approval from the authorities. Strict health controls and social distancing protocol are in place, in compliance wit...

Star Alliance Welcomes THAI Smile as Connecting Partner

Star Alliance welcomed THAI Smile Airways as a Star Alliance Connecting Partner at an official ceremony held today in Bangkok. THAI Smile became the second Connecting Partner of Star Alliance. The ConnectingPartner Model was first introduced in May 2017. This collaboration is the first of its k...

flyDubai’s inaugural flight touches down in Krabi, Thailand

flyDubai’s inaugural flight touches down in Krabi, Thailand

flydubai’s inaugural flight has touched down in Krabi in Thailand, becoming the first UAE-based airline to offer flights to the popular holiday destination. The daily flights are operated via a short stop in Yangon, Myanmar and are codeshared with Emirates. On board the inaugural flight was a ...

Vietnam Airlines to launch new routes to Thailand and Indonesia

Vietnam Airlines to launch new routes to Thailand and Indonesia

Vietnam Airlines will begin direct flights linking Ho Chi Minh City and Bali (Indonesia) as well as to Phuket (Thailand) from 27 October this year, to serve increasing demand for flights on these routes. The airline will operate flights on Ho Chi Minh City and Bali route seven times weekly. From...

Krabi Airport to introduce SITA passenger technology

Krabi Airport to introduce SITA passenger technology

Thailand gateway Krabi Airport will be rolling out new passenger technology from global IT provider SITA to help it improve and optimise operational efficiency. The systems it will use include AirportConnect Open, SITA’s common-use passenger processing (CUPPS) platform, along with self-service...

Malindo Air appoints new CEO

Malindo Air appoints new CEO

Malindo Air has appointed Captain Mushafiz bin Mustafa Bakri as the chief executive officer (CEO), effective 23 September 2019, taking over from Chandran Rama Muthy. Chandran will take on a new role in Lion Group as it’s group strategic director. He will be tasked to drive greater synergy with...

Turkish Airlines and Bangkok Airways sign new codeshare partnership

Turkish Airlines and Bangkok Airways sign new codeshare partnership

Turkish Airlines and Bangkok Airways have penned a new codeshare partnership. Starting today (1 August), it gives passengers access to the networks of both spanning from Turkey to destinations in Thailand and other cities in Southeast Asia. Under this agreement, codeshare flights operated by ...

Thai Smile Airways becomes new Star Alliance connecting partner

Thai Smile Airways becomes new Star Alliance connecting partner

Star Alliance has announced the plans for Thai Smile Airways to become the next connecting partner in its global network. The chief executive board of Star Alliance, meeting on the sides of the 75th IATA Annual General Meeting in Seoul this week, approved the application of Thai Smile Airways to...

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