Bangkok Airways has entered into a codeshare agreement with Thai Airways International on the routes Chiang Mai-Mae Hong Son and Chiang Mai-Luang Prabang. Bangkok Airways will also codeshare on THAI operated flights between Bangkok-Krabi and Bangkok- Phuket during 1-20 December 2004.
Mr. Vasing Kittikul, THAI’s Executive Vice President for Commercial, said that in response to the growing demand of tourists going to Mae Hong Son and Luang Prabang during the holiday season, THAI requested Bangkok Airways to assist with codeshare service on the following routes:
- Bangkok Airways operated flights between Chiang Mai and Mae Hong Son v.v. for a total of 25 flights per week, utilizing ATR-72 aircraft with capacity of 70 seats.
- Bangkok Airways operated flights between Chiang Mai and Luang Prabang for a total of 3 flights per week, utilizing ATR-72 with capacity of 70 seats
Additionally, codeshare services on THAI operated flights between Bangkok - Krabi with a daily flight and Bangkok - Phuket with a total of 14 flights per week will be implemented, utilizing B737-400 aircraft with capacity of 149 seats.