Bangkok Airways is a regional airline of Thailand, Bangkok. The airline offers scheduled services to various destinations including Thailand, Cambodia, China, etc. Suvarnabhumi Airport is known as its main base. The headquarters are situated at Jom Phol Subdistrict, Thailand, Bangkok. You can also visit its official website to know more about the airline, its operations, destinations etc. Website - www.bangkokair.com.
Established in the year 1968, the airline is operating since the last 51 years and is committed to providing quality services to all its passengers. It was named as Sahakol Air back then after its establishment. Apart from its main hub, it has two more secondary hubs as well which are the Phuket International Airport and the Chiang Mai International Airport. With the fleet size of 40 aircraft, almost 28 destinations are served by the airline combining both domestic and international ones. The airline operates as one of the best airlines in the region and also has a slogan that goes well with its services. The slogan is "Asia's Boutique Airline".
Bangkok Airways History
Being established in the year 1968, it was named as Sahakol Air and used to provide air-taxi services back then. The company to provide scheduled services in the year 1986 and became Thailand's first privately-owned airline. In the year 1989, it rebranded itself and then became Bangkok Air. The airline planned to buy wide-body aircraft as it aimed to expand its fleet. It wanted to order its first wide-body aircraft so that it can easily serve long distances that took log hours of travel. It also owns a subsidiary airline fully which is known as Siem Reap Airways.
Bangkok Air overview
The first major routes served by the airline was Bangkok-Nakhon Ratchasima,
Bangkok-Krabi, Bangkok-Surin. The first owned by the company was built in the year 1989 and it was also established in a tourist international destination. The airline expanded its fleet in 1992 when it introduced 107- seater Fokker 100 aircraft to its fleet. In 2007, the company proudly bagged Garuda Emblem, which is a royal warrant bestowed to the companies that serve the nation exceptionally with its great services.
Bangkok Air destinations and hubs
It currently owns a fleet size of 40 aircraft with the help of which various destinations are served by the airline. Both domestic and international ones are served by it that can be segregated as 12 domestic destinations and 18 international ones. Operating from its headquarters in Thailand it serves many destinations including Cambodia, China, India, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Vietnam, etc. Further various cuties are served in these countries and it carries several passengers on long-haul routes as wide aircraft is operated in such routes.
Bangkok Air speciality
The airline became the first company which was privately owned in the region and which provided scheduled services to the passengers. Operating since the last 51 years it first was named as Sahakol Air and later its brand name was changed to Bangkok Air. The airlines operate aircraft on a large scale and it has employed many employees to make sure that its customers can have the best travel experience after travelling through their airline. Three airports are owned by the airline namely - Samui Airport, Sukhothai Airport, Trat Airport.
Bangkok Air Baggage allowance
The passengers travelling through different classes can carry different weights according to the provisions made by the airline. Each passenger can carry a handbag and a checked bag. The checked bag for the economy class passengers should not weigh more than 20 kgs. Whereas, passengers travelling premium economy can carry a weight of 30 kgs and the ones travelling business class can carry a maximum weight of 40 kgs. Carrying extra weights beyond the stated maximum weight will charge the passenger extra. A handbag of a maximum of 5 kgs is allowed in flight.
Bangkok Air food and beverages
No matter how long your flight is with Bangkok Airways, you can always enjoy complimentary meals with this airline. They also have a special meal option available for their passengers. Economy class passengers can also access some of their lounges across Thailand airports and you will have to ask at the airport for full details. Thai menu with some signature dishes are available and you can order from their in-flight menu. Juices, milkshakes and other beverages are also available.
Bangkok Air Booking
Easy flight tickets available to travel to and from Bangkok. Their official website has a separate section from where the passengers can conveniently book tickets. You can also manage and make any modifications to your booked tickets with the airline. Easy cancellation options are also available in case of an emergency. Travel date, destination and preferred times are some of the basic information needed.
Bangkok Air classes
Business-class - Comfortable seats with lots of spaces in between and many entertainment facilities available. Hot meals with snacks and beverages are also served on long-haul flights. Experience leisure travel.
Premium Economy - Upgraded version of economy class, the passengers enjoy upgraded facilities to have a great time traveling with Bangkok Airways.
Economy class - passengers enjoy complimentary food, comfortable seats with decent spaces available. Quality services offered to its passengers.
It's very easy to claim Bangkok Airways cancellation and Bangkok Airways refund call direct phone number of +66 (2) 270 6699 or visit official site http://www.bangkokair.com/ manage bookings. You may have the option to refund or cancellation.