03 October 2009
Thai AirAsia annouces new direct daily flights from Phuket to Hong Kong and supports a new hub Phuket International Airport in Phuket. It will operate on November 15, 2009 bringing load of low fares and better connectivity from Phuket direct to Singapore, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Medan, Ho Chi Minh City.
After Thai AirAsia began its service from Phuket to Singapore in 2007, the airline now introduce new route from Phuket to Hongkong with daily flights. Celebration fare starts from 999 one way. Bookings for the Phuket- Hongkong route are opened for sale from 5 October until 11 October 2009 while the travel period is from 15 November – 31 July, 2010Thai AirAsia’s new hub will begin with two aircrafts, Airbus A320 based in Phuket in mid November and in line with its business plan, it will introduce more exciting new route such as Phuket- Chiangmai, Phuket-Jakarta and Phuket – Ho Chi Minh City, Phuket- Medan