THAI Confirms Status In The Star Alliance

Bangkok, 22 February 2000—Following a meeting between the President of Thai Airways International Public Company Limited, Mr. Thamnoon Wanglee, and Chief Executive Officers of Singapore Airlines and Lufthansa, Dr.Cheong Choong Kong and Mr. Jurgen Weber, in Singapore, to discuss Star Alliance issues, THAI’s Public Relations Office today confirms that the recent news concerning the possibility of THAI leaving the Star Alliance is incorrect.

THAI’s President, Thamnoon Wanglee, has never said that the airline wanted to leave the alliance and confirms that THAI would remain in the alliance.