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The decision of Thai Airways top management to appoint an Australian national as Vice President for sales stirred up a discussion as it breaks a tradition of the airline being managed by Thai nationals only.

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The cash strapped carrier is undergoing a restructuring after losing money every left and right with one of their biggest issues being in sales, the department of the new hire. [click to continue…]

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Passengers on board Thai Airways from Tokyo Haneda to Bangkok were not in the mood to wait for the boarding themselves so they decided to let their shopping goods do the deed.

Thai A380 copy 2A picture surfaced on a Thai online forum that lead to people scolding the travelers who caused this scene, saying they would damage the reputation of Thai travelers abroad. [click to continue…]

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As the website airlineroute (access here) reported yesterday, Thai Airways will cease their operations to Los Angeles and Rome with the beginning of the winter schedule on 25th October 2015.

TG A340Thai Airways is currently not accepting any more reservations for these flights from that day onwards even though there is no public announcement yet on either Thai’s Italian or U. S. website. [click to continue…]

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Thai Airways was back in shaky air yesterday. As a friend of mine told me this morning his Thai Airways flight TG602 en route from Bangkok to Hong Kong made a sudden return to the airport yesterday evening.

TG Aircraft10 Minutes after takeoff passengers noticed a distinct smell in the aircraft cabin as well as unusually loud noise and vibration coming from the right engine. [click to continue…]

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This week the Compensation Clinic is making an unscheduled stop with Thai Airways (all pun intended) where I had a rather bad start and eventually ended up cancelling the flight at the Lounge during a recent trip from Hong Kong to Bangkok.

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This was only the second time in 15 years of flying that I felt compelled to cancel my ticket and book a new one on a different carrier due to unacceptable service at the airport.

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