Vietnamese low-cost carrier (LCC) VietJet Air’s first subsidiary, Thai VietJet Air, will begin operations with a Bangkok-Phuket, Thailand schedule on March 29 using an Airbus A320-200. The airline originally planned to launch with flights from Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi International, but it has opted instead for the cheaper Don Mueang LCC airport. Using four A320-200s, the new subsidiary plans to extend services to Krabi and Udon Thani in Thailand, and Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh in ...

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