6-Sep-2011 10:55 AM

Thai Smile Air to launch operations in Jul-2012

Thai Airways' LCC startup Thai Smile Air will launch operations in Jul-2012, according to a report in The Nation. The carrier's 'light premium' service will offer a complimentary meal and drink service, free passenger seat selections, 15-20 kg baggage allowances, and the ability to accrue frequent flyer mileage on both Thai and the Star Alliance network. Recruitment drives for a new cabin crew is scheduled for Jan-2012. Promotional campaigns will appear in early 2012 on several internet channels, including Facebook, as well as on mobile phones.