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A spokesperson for the Thai flag-carrier, which stays in chapter safety forward of the presentation of a ‘enterprise rehabilitation plan’ in January, confirmed to Government Traveller that the supply of those jets “is being renegotiated”.
The plane are every believed to sport top notch suites, in comparison with earlier Thai Boeing 777s delivered to 2015 which topped out at enterprise class.
The expectation was that these new jets would exchange Thai’s Boeing 747s, which had been already dealing with retirement and had been final month put up on the market (alongside 18 older Boeing 777-200ER and 777-300 jets).
These jumbo jets featured a complicated top notch cabin crafted by London-based PriestmanGoode in what it termed ‘Up to date Thai Fashion impressed by Thai spa retreats, providing the peak of luxurious, tranquillity and calm.”
ET overview: Thai Airways Boeing 747 Royal First Class
PriestmanGoode, which enjoys a long-standing relationship with the Star Alliance member, additionally designed the newest iteration of its Royal Silk enterprise class alongside related traces.
It is not identified if this trio of factory-fresh Boeing 777s is fitted with these latest-generation suites and seats.
Thai’s present northern winter schedule to March 2021 lists solely eight plane flying to a complete of ten locations.
As reported earlier this week, Thai Airways is shrinking its Australian route community, with flights to Brisbane and Perth withdrawn from sale for 2021, though Sydney and Melbourne stay on the community map.
A Thai Airways spokesperson suggested Government Traveller that “we count on there shall be some finalisation of the 2021 schedules as soon as the courtroom course of in Thailand is finalised in Q1 2021, and (when) worldwide borders are reopened.”
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