Thai Airways cancels flights to snowbound UK

Thai Airways Airbus A330-300 during taxi

Thai Airways Airbus A330-300 during taxi. Photo: Ellery Cheng.

Thai Airways International on December 21 yesterday cancelled flights from Bangkok to London because of adverse weather conditions at Heathrow Airport. It also announced it would increase domestic flights during the New Year season.

A limited number of flights are being allowed to operate to and from London. Therefore, priority for flight departures will be granted to airlines with passengers currently stranded at Heathrow.

For passenger safety and also in accordance with an advisory from London Heathrow airtraffic control, regularly scheduled flights will not operate.

THAI also announced that two additional flights would be operated on the London – Bangkok route to transport passengers from Heathrow.

The Nation

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