3-Jun-2010 8:22 AM

Thai Airways leases three B777-300ER aircraft from Jet Airways

Thai Airways announced (02-Jun-2010) it will receive delivery of three B777-300ER aircraft leased from Jet Airways and enter its summer schedule from 01-Jun-2010. The aircraft are configured with 312 seats (eight First, 30 Business and 274 Economy). President, Piyasvasti Amranand, stated the three B777-300ER aircraft would be deployed on daily Bangkok-Paris (from 16-Jun-2010) and Bangkok-Tokyo Narita (from 09-Jun-2010) services and regional routes within Asia. The carrier also plans to increase frequency on Bangkok-Paris sector from daily to ten times weekly on 16-Jun-2010 - see Route Changes Table for more information. [more]