Thai Airways

Flight Review: Thai Airways A330-300 Business Class from Phuket to Beijing

Flight Review: Thai Airways A330-300 Business Class from Phuket to Beijing

Flight Information Date: March 21, 2018 Flight No.: TG684 Route: Phuket International to Beijing Capital Airline: Thai Airways Type: Airbus A330-300 Registration: HS-TBB With my stay in Phuket over way too soon, it was time to head back to Japan. Rather than going through Bangkok as on my way to Phuket, I took advantage of one of …

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Lounge Review: Thai Airways Royal Orchid Lounge North at Phuket International

Review: Thai Airways Royal Orchid Lounge (North) at Phuket Airport

Even though Thai Airways’ international service out of Phuket airport is fairly limited, the airline still operates two small Royal Orchid Lounges for its business class passengers and other eligible guests. I visited one of the lounges (the “North” one) prior to my Thai Airways flight to Beijing which is the airline’s only regular international flight …

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Flight Review: Thai Airways 747-400 Business Class from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi to Phuket

Flight Review: Thai Airways 747-400 Business Class from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi to Phuket

Flight Information Date: March 20, 2018 Flight No.: TG203 Route: Bangkok Suvarnabhumi to Phuket International Airline: Thai Airways Type: Boeing 747-400 Registration: HS-TGG The last flight of my spotting trip to Phuket before I got to actually enjoy the spotting part was a quick domestic hop from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi to Phuket. The flight was operated by Thai …

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Lounge Review: Thai Airways Domestic Royal Silk Lounge at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Review: Thai Airways Domestic Royal Silk Lounge at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport

Considering that Thai Airways operates quite a few domestic flights out of Bangkok Suvarnabhumi airport every day, many of them with wide-bodies, it is no surprise that it runs a fairly large domestic business class lounge there. As I had plenty of time to spare at the airport before taking my 8:30AM business class flight …

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MLIT Launches an Investigation Into Last Week's Thai Airways Go Around at Haneda

MLIT Launches an Investigation Into Last Week’s Thai Airways Go Around at Haneda

Last week Wednesday, on April 11, 2018, a Thai Airways Boeing 747-400 (HS-TGX) performed a go around at Tokyo Haneda airport due to unexpected loss of altitude. Today, the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) classified it as a serious incident and launched an investigation into the matter. The aircraft took off from …

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Thai Airways to Re-Launch Vienna Route After Decades Starting on November 16, 2017

Thai Airways to (Re)Launch Vienna Route After Decades Starting on November 16, 2017

Recently, I wrote about Austrian resuming the Tokyo route from next summer. Now it seems like Vienna’s connectivity with Asia will improve even more as the airport just announced that Thai Airways will start flights from Bangkok to Vienna from November 16, 2017. Return of Thai Airways to Vienna Interestingly, this is not the first …

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