Top News on Thai Airways International

  • Wing cracks found on 787s in assembly


    Roughly 40 Boeing 787s still in production may have cracks within shear ties of a wing rib, the company says.


  • Other News for Thai Airways International

  • IN FOCUS: Very large airliners


    Boeing has passed major 747-8 milestones, with the -8I in service and -8F deliveries beyond 20, while Airbus is...


  • PICTURES: Thai receives first A380 at Toulouse ceremony


    Thai Airways International has taken delivery of its first Airbus A380, becoming the ninth airline to operate the type.


  • IN FOCUS: Mobile devices bring a sea change for IFE


    With security and logistical issues resolved, the cost benefits of consumer devices for in-flight entertainment are...


  • News Listings for Thai Airways International

  • Thai Airways signs GE90 MRO deal

    News | 26 Feb 2015 02:53 | Aaron Chong

    ​Thai Airways has signed a 12-year MRO agreement with General Electric for maintenance, repair and overhaul of GE90-115B engines that power its 14 Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Thai-Airways-signs-GE90-MRO-deal-409470/
  • No plans for Thai Airways group to set up LCC

    News | 25 Feb 2015 03:20 | Mavis Toh

    The Thai Airways group has no plans to set up its own low-cost arm, since its affiliate Nok Air is "very good" at what it does.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/No-plans-for-Thai-Airways-group-to-set-up-LCC-409409/
  • Don Mueang operations an opportunistic move for Thai Smile

    News | 24 Feb 2015 07:50 | Mavis Toh

    Thai Smile's decision to move some of its flights from Bangkok's main gateway Suvarnabhumi International airport to Don Mueang International was purely an opportunistic move, says the airline's chief executive Woranate Laprabang.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Don-Mueang-operations-an-opportunistic-move-for-Thai-Smile-409365/
  • Thai Smile strives to keep costs low to capture opportunities

    News | 24 Feb 2015 06:37 | Mavis Toh

    Besides bringing connecting traffic to Thai Airways International, Thai Smile is looking to capture new opportunities with the upcoming ASEAN open skies.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Thai-Smile-strives-to-keep-costs-low-to-capture-opportunities-409361/
  • Thai Smile to take over more regional routes from Thai Airways

    News | 24 Feb 2015 06:20 | Mavis Toh

    Thai Smile will take over close to 10 regional routes from parent Thai Airways International, as the latter undergoes restructuring in an attempt to return to profitability.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Thai-Smile-to-take-over-more-regional-routes-from-Thai-Airways-409360/
  • China Eastern launches Hefei-Kunming-Bangkok service

    News | 11 Feb 2015 02:12 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​China Eastern Airlines launched a Hefei-Kunming-Bangkok service on 1 February.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/China-Eastern-launches-Hefei-Kunming-Bangkok-service-408907/