New low cost airline launches Phuket – Bangkok route
Another low cost airline, Thai Lion Air, a subsidiary of Lion Air Indonesia will launch five new routes this month with the Phuket – Bangkok route beginning on the 15th of September. The one flight a day, leaving Bangkok at 5:45 pm, arriving in Phuket at 7:10pm, with the return flight at 8pm and landing in Bangkok at 9:25pm. Thai Lion Air expects to increase frequency on the Phuket-Bangkok route to five flights a day in the future says Mr Numpon Rungsawang, Sales and Marketing Manager of Thai Lion Air.
The route will be served using two new Boeing 737-900ER aircraft, from a total of 780 new aircraft the parent airline recently committed to buy.
“This aircraft is the latest model offered by Boeing and comes equipped with the latest cockpit and cabin innovations including adjustable sky interior, spacious legroom and upgraded avionics,” Mr Numpon explained.
Bookings may be made online at lionairthai.com, by calling 02 529 9999 or through local travel agents.
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