Thai Airways joins the premium economy trend with initial 777-200ER retrofit trial

Thai Airways has decided to introduce a premium economy product in 2019 starting with its 777-200ER fleet, an airline executive confirmed to a CAPA –…..

Thai Airways cuts Australia capacity to lowest level since 2006

Thai Airways is slashing seat capacity to Australia by nearly 30% later this month as it cuts 10 of its 39 weekly frequencies. The new…..

Thai Airways’ new CEO faces several major decisions

Aircraft orders is one of several major decisions confronting Thai Airways’ new CEO, Sumeth Damrongchaitham. Summary Thai Airways has its first permanent CEO in two…..

Airline Insight: Thai Airways International

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – jetBlue Airways, Air Seoul, EasyJet, Thai Airways and more

Every week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

Thai Airways plans to upgrade Sydney to A350 double daily service in 1H2018

Thai Airways plans to introduce the A350-900 on the Bangkok-Sydney route in 2018 and upgrade the service to double daily. Thai Airways currently serves Sydney…..

Thai Airways finally improves Melbourne product by introducing A350s

Thai Airways has finally begun operating the A350 to Australia, following a one-year regulatory delay. Thai Airways’ first A350 flight to Australia touched down in…..

Competition in New Zealand’s international market is intensifying: Thai Airways goes daily with its new 787-9

Thai Airways is improving its product in the New Zealand market by upgrading the Auckland-Bangkok route to daily and deploying brand new 787-9s. Thai Airways…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the more thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. AAPA CEO Andrew…..

Civil Aviation Safety Authority continues to delay Thai Airways from launching A350 in Australia…why?

Thai Airways has been blocked for nearly a year by Australian authorities from operating its new fleet of A350s to Australia, forcing the airline to…..

News Briefs

Christchurch Airport passenger traffic increase Christchurch International Airport has announced passenger numbers up were up 3%, with traffic highlights for Nov-2016 as follows:   Passenger numbers:…..