Thai Vietjet Air

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Thai Vietjet Air
Thai Vietjet Air.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
VZ TVJ THAIVIET JET
Founded2014 (7 years ago) (2014)
Commenced operations25 March 2015 (2015-03-25)
AOC #12/2017[1]
Operating bases
Frequent-flyer programVietjet Skyclub
Fleet size15
Destinations13
Parent companyVietJet Air
HeadquartersBang Phli, Samut Prakan, Thailand
Websitewww.vietjetair.com
Airbus A321 (HS-VKG) of Thai Vietjet Air parked at Suvarnabhumi Airport

Thai Vietjet Air (Thai: ไทยเวียดเจ็ทแอร์) is a Thai low-cost airline and an associate company of Vietnamese airline VietJet Air.

History[edit]

Thai VietJet Air received its Air Operator's Certificate in November 2014.[2] The carrier commenced operations on 29 March 2015 from its hub in Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi International Airport to Phuket International Airport. The airline plans to launch services to Udon Thani later.[3][4]

The airline started operations on 5 December 2014 with a charter flight from Bangkok to Gaya.

Destinations[edit]

India
Thailand
Vietnam

Fleet[edit]

Thai Vietjet Air Airbus A320, Suvarnabhumi Airport

As of December 2020, the Thai Vietjet Air fleet consists of the following aircraft:[8]

Thai Vietjet Air fleet
Aircraft In service Orders Passengers Notes
Airbus A320-200
10
180
Airbus A321-200
5
230
Total 15

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Thailand Air Operator Certificate Holders". Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand. 22 March 2021. Retrieved 22 March 2021.
  2. ^ "Thai Vietjet Air". Airliner World: 15. February 2015.
  3. ^ Kositchotethana, Boonsong (18 February 2015). "Thai VietJet Air ready for take-off". Bangkok Post. Retrieved 17 April 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Thai VietJet Air starts operations". World Airline News. 8 April 2015. Retrieved 17 April 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ a b Liu, Jim. "Thai VietJet Air adds Utapao – Vietnam routes in late-Dec 2019". routesonline. Retrieved 6 December 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/287014/thai-vietjet-air-adds-udon-thani-service-from-nov-2019/
  7. ^ "Thai VietJet Air adds Bangkok – Da Nang service from Oct 2018". routesonline. Retrieved 16 November 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. ^ "ThaiVietjetAir Fleet Details and History". www.planespotters.net. Retrieved 7 January 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)