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Thai Airways confirms A380 operation on Bangkok-Osaka route, one of its most important route

4-Dec-2013 9:56 AM

Thai Airways confirmed (03-Dec-2013) it commenced A380 operations on Bangkok Suvarnabhumi-Osaka Kansai sector from 01-Dec-2013, with the A380 replacing Boeing 747 equipment and Thai becoming the first carrier to operate the aircraft at Osaka Kansai Airport. The carrier said Osaka is “one of the most important route for Thai Airways.” 2014 will mark the carrier’s 50th year of operation in Osaka. According to OAG, Thai Airways serves the route 17 times weekly with a combination of A330, A380 and 777 aircraft. [more - original PR - Japanese]