THAI S13 International Operation Changes as of 22FEB13

As per 22FEB13 GDS timetable and inventory display, latest changes to THAI’s Summer 2013 International operation changes as follow. All changes are in effect from 31MAR13, except selected routes.

Bangkok – Brussels Latest changes to planned 3 weekly operation
31MAR13 – 15APR13 3-class Boeing 777-300ER operating, First Class reservation re-opened
eff 16APR13 2-class Boeing 777-300ER replaces 3-class (Previously to start from 17SEP13)

Bangkok – Frankfurt TG922/923 eff 16APR13 A340-600 replaces Boeing 777-300ER (Previous plan: 747-400)
Bangkok – Madrid eff 11JUN13 Service increases from 3 weekly (Day 246) to 4 weekly (Day x357), Boeing 777-200ER operating (Previously to start from 17JUN13)
Bangkok – Osaka Kansai Planned service increases from 17 to 18 weekly is cancelled
Bangkok – Rome Planned Service increases from 4 to 5 weekly cancelled. Boeing 747-400 continues to operate this route, replacing previously planned A340-600

Previously reported changes:
Bangkok – Ahmedabad NEW 2 weekly THAI Smile A320 service
Bangkok – Auckland Service operates 5 weekly for entire Northern Summer season (Previous planned reduction to 4 weekly from 31MAR13 to mid-June 2013 is shelved)
Bangkok – Bangalore Boeing 777-200 replaces Airbus A330-300 on daily basis
Bangkok – Brisbane Service increases from 5 weekly to daily for entire Northern Summer season
Bangkok – Copenhagen
eff 31MAR13 2-class Boeing 777-300ER (sold as 3-class) replaces 747-400 on daily basis
05JUL13 – 18AUG13 Service increases from daily to 9 weekly, TG952/953 operates with new 2-class Boeing 777-300ER

Bangkok – Denpasar Boeing 777-200ER operates on daily basis (Previously planned A330 service on 5 weekly basis; daily from 03JUN13 to 29SEP13)
Bangkok – Dhaka Planned service increase from 1 to 2 daily, new service TG331/332 remains unavailable for reservation
TG331 BKK2330 – 0105+1DAC 777 D
TG332 DAC0230 – 0555BKK 777 D

Bangkok – Guangzhou eff 15APR13 TG668/669 A330-300 replaces Boeing 777 (overall 2 daily A330)
Bangkok – Jakarta Planned service increase from 1 to 2 daily, however new service TG435/436 remains unavailable for reservation
TG435 BKK1435 – 1810CGK 330 D
TG436 CGK1910 – 2240BKK 330 D

Bangkok – Johannesburg Service increase from 3 weekly (Day 136) to 4 weekly (Day x247)
Bangkok – Karachi 21JUN13 – 12JUL13 Overall service increases from 4 to 5 weekly
Bangkok – Lahore eff 01JUN13 Service increases from 5 weekly to daily
Bangkok – London Heathrow Re-introduction of Boeing 747-400 operation, which operates twice daily, replacing A340-600
Bangkok – Mandalay NEW 5 weekly THAI Smile Airbus A320 service
Bangkok – Manila Service increases from 10 to 11 weekly
Bangkok – Milan Malpensa eff 11JUN13 Service increases from 3 to 4 weekly, A340-600 operating
Bangkok – Moscow Domodedovo Planned 4th weekly service revised, which will operate from 31MAR13 to 24MAY13 and from 20JUL13 to 26OCT13 (3 weekly; Day 357 from 26MAY13 to 19JUL13)
Bangkok – Mumbai 01JUN13 – 15JUL13 Airbus A330-300 replaces Boeing 747-400
Bangkok – Nagoya Service increases from 11 to 12 weekly
Bangkok – Oslo 14JUN13 – 19AUG13 Service increases from 5 weekly (Day x24) to Daily, Boeing 777-200ER operating
Bangkok – Paris CDG A380 operates daily, replacing 9 weekly Boeing 777-300ER service
Bangkok – Perth eff 17JUN13 Service increases from 6 to 7 weekly. Operational schedule unified to morning BKK departure
TG481 BKK0750 – 1535PER 330 D
TG482 PER1645 – 2245BKK 330 D

From 04OCT13, TG481/482 operates Day x56

Bangkok – Sapporo Summer operation increases from 3 to 4 weekly, A330-300 operating (Except 03JUN13 to 30SEP13)
Bangkok – Shanghai Pu Dong TG664/665 Airbus A330-300 replaced by
31MAR13 – 15APR13 Boeing 777-300
eff 16APR13 Boeing 777-300ER, 2-class aircraft

Bangkok – Stockholm eff 16JUL13 New 2-class Boeing 777-300ER (sold as 3-class) replaces Boeing 747-400 on daily basis
Bangkok – Sydney 04MAY13 – 06JUN13 Overall service reduced from 12 to 11 weekly. TG471/472 operates Day x135 instead of Day x13 (Previously planned from 07APR13 to 30MAY13)
Bangkok – Taipei Taoyuan Service reduces from 18 to 14 weekly
Bangkok – Tokyo Haneda eff 01JUN13 Boeing 747-400 replaces 3-class 777-300ER
Bangkok – Tokyo Narita TG642/643 operation changes
31MAR13 – 15APR13 Airbus A330-300 (NRT departure 01APR13 – 16APR13)
16APR13 – 15AUG13 3-class Boeing 777-300ER (NRT departure 17APR13 – 16AUG13)
16AUG13 – 26OCT13 2-class Boeing 777-300ER (NRT departure 17AUG13 – 27OCT13)

Phuket – Delhi NEW 2 weekly THAI Smile A320 service, reservation remains unavailable
Phuket – Kuala Lumpur NEW 4 weekly THAI Smile A320 service is now opened for reservation
Phuket – Mumbai NEW 2 weekly THAI Smile A320 service, reservation remains unavailable
Phuket – Perth 20JUN13 – 28SEP13 Service increases from 2 weekly in NS12 to 3 weekly