NokScoot’s inaugural service to Shenyang from Bangkok Don Mueang is welcomed on the apron at the Chinese airport with a large banner. Shenyang becomes the airline’s fourth destination in China as it already serves Nanjing, Qingdao and Tianjin. Flight XW078 departs Bangkok at 02:35 in the morning as can be seen on the FID screen in the second picture. Flying time is around five and a half hours in each direction.
- NokScoot on 4 April made Shenyang (SHE) its fourth destination in China when it began thrice-weekly flights on the 3,790-kilometre route from Bangkok Don Mueang (DMK). The carrier will use its 777-200s on the route which is not served by any other carrier. There are also no carriers operating between Bangkok Suvarnabhumi and Shenyang. NokScoot already serves Nanjing, Qingdao and Tianjin in China, as well as Taipei in Taiwan.