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Frankfurt arrivals a sign that Phuket is ready, says Governor

PHUKET: Phuket Governor Narong Woonciew has hailed the arrival of the flight from Frankfurt yesterday (Apr 3) as a positive sign, saying that Phuket is ready to receive international tourists. Governor Narong was among the official welcoming party ready to receive the arrival of just 16 passengers, 13 foreigners and three Thais, on Flight TG912 […]Read More


Frankfurt Airport evacuation sparked by man shouting ‘I will kill

German police have taken into custody a Slovenian man who refused to wear a mask at Frankfurt Airport and threatened to kill everybody, thus prompting an evacuation of parts of the building and a train station’s closure. Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal 1, along with its adjacent train station, was shut down on Saturday evening amid a […]Read More


‘Visa scam’ blamed for Frankfurt Airport drama

The Thai Embassy in Belgium issued a statement yesterday saying that 14 passengers on a Thai Airways flight bound for Bangkok late last month were denied entry into Frankfurt because of concern about a “visa scam”. The THAI flight was delayed due to technical problems, forcing some 106 passengers and crew to seek overnight accommodation […]Read More


Thai Airways to fly fleet’s first A380 next month

BANGKOK, Sept 1 – Thai Airways International (THAI) will fly its first Airbus A380 to Hong Kong and Singapore after receiving the aircraft on Sept 27, a senior THAI executive said. Mr Chokechai Panyayong, THAI acting chief executive office, said three A380s will be delivered to THAI within this year, and the second superjumbo will […]Read More


Bangkok ranks world’s 3rd global destination

BANGKOK, 30 June 2011 (NNT) – The MasterCard Worldwide Index of Global Destination Cities 2011 has ranked Bangkok world’s 3rd Global Destination City with an estimation of 11.5 million visitors to the capital city of Thailand this year. London tops the list at 20.1 million visitors followed by Paris with 18.1 million tourists. As for […]Read More