BANGKOK (XFNews-ASIA) - National carrier Thai Airways and the country's biggest private airline Bangkok Airways said they will form a new code-share agreement on routes to six Chinese cities. The deal will also extend to the Thai resort island of Samui, where
Bangkok Airways built and owns the only airport and maintains a
monopoly on flights there, the companies said in a statement. The companies said they expect to finalize the details of the
code-share agreement within two months, covering routes to the Chinese
cities of Xixuangbanna, Xian, Guilin, Zhengzhou, Hangzhou and Shenzhen.
The two carriers also agreed to develop joint marketing efforts.