Articles Tagged ‘HDY’

Thai Airways returns to growth after 2014 cuts; THAI Smile leads the way with 8% growth in 2017

Thai Airways returns to growth after 2014 cuts; THAI Smile leads the way with 8% growth in 2017

Thai Airways has faced a challenging few years following a period of political upheaval in its home country and growing regional competition from expanding LCCs. In 2014 it launched a new wholly-owned subsidiary, THAI Smile, with an all A320 fleet and a focus on regional flying. Thai’s network developments over the past 10 years are […]

Thailand sees airport traffic double in just six years; Thai AirAsia now bigger than Thai Airways as China market registers 33% growth this summer

Thailand sees airport traffic double in just six years; Thai AirAsia now bigger than Thai Airways as China market registers 33% growth this summer

After a major blip in 2009, Thailand’s air traffic market has doubled thanks to aggressive growth from LCCs such as Thai AirAsia and Thai Lion Air. We reveal the leading airlines and country markets in S16 and how they compare with S15.

Thai AirAsia adds two domestic routes to Khon Kaen

Thai AirAsia adds two domestic routes to Khon Kaen

Thai AirAsia connects Chiang Mai and Hat Yai to Khon Kaen with daily A320 flights.


Thai AirAsia adds three new routes

Thai AirAsia adds three new routes

Thai AirAsia adds two routes from Hat Yai and one from Bangkok.

Bangkok Airways begins new domestic service

Bangkok Airways begins new domestic service

Bangkok Airways connects Phuket and Hat Yai with daily ATR flights.

Thai Lion Air starts turboprop operations

Thai Lion Air starts turboprop operations

Thai Lion Air launches two regional routes from Hat Yai Airport using ATR 72-600s.


Thailand's traffic up 16% in 2013; Bangkok's airports handle 68 million passengers as Thai Airways commands a quarter of weekly seats

Thailand’s traffic up 16% in 2013; Bangkok’s airports handle 68 million passengers as Thai Airways commands a quarter of weekly seats

Thailand’s biggest six international gateways achieved over 88 million passengers last year ― a new high record ― increasing by 64% since we last looked at this market four years ago. With Bangkok Don Mueang experiencing an impressive growth of over 175% last year and China being the top international country, anna.aero investigates how the […]

Nok Air inaugurates fifth domestic route from Chiang Mai

Nok Air inaugurates fifth domestic route from Chiang Mai

Nok Air starts flying from Chiang Mai to Hat Yai in southern Thailand.

Firefly launches new route to Hat Yai in Thailand from KL

Firefly launches new route to Hat Yai in Thailand from KL

Firefly now flies from Malaysia’s smaller capital airport Kuala Lumpur Subang to Hat Yai in southern Thailand.


New airline routes launched (18-24 January 2011)

New airline routes launched (18-24 January 2011)

Although it has been a slow week in terms of new route launches, we have excellent photo coverage to go with the 12 new routes launched. Read about new services starting all over the world; in Asia, Africa, Europe, North America and the Middle East.