Thai Airways predicts the removal of Thailand from ICAO’s red flag safety list will boost the country’s aviation industry this year, although airlines are still waiting for the US FAA to follow with its own safety upgrade. ICAO upgraded Thailand’s safety rating in October, which will make overseas customers more comfortable booking with the country’s airlines and help encourage more tourism from markets such as Japan, South Korea and China, Thai Airways said in its ...

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