Monday, September 24, 2018

Thai Airways Intl aims 100 weekly flights from India by 2021, says official

Thai Airways International aims to operate 100 weekly flights from India by 2021, a senior airline official said.
Thai Airways and low-cost carrier Thai Smile, part of Thai Airways International, has substantial number of flights to India.
A senior official said that Thai Airways has expanded its service to 10 cities in India.
"We are targeting to operate 100 flights from India to Thailand and beyond by year 2021 which depends on approval from the Indian Government for Traffic Rights," General Manager (India) for Thai Airways International ThamanoonKuprasert told PTI.
Currently, it has 86 flights departure a week, including seasonal flights from Varanasi and Gaya.
"Thai Airways is servicing from Delhi/ Mumbai/ Bengaluru/ Chennai/ Kolkata/ Hyderabad and Thai Smile is servicing from Lucknow/ Jaipur/ Mumbai/ Varanasi/ Gaya. We are looking forward to add more service points from India in near future," he said in an e-mail interview.
24/09/18 PTI/Business Standard