A new airport and a new facility will help Thai Airways Engineering expand its heavy maintenance capabilities.
Thai Airways International's engineering division plans to get into the Airbus A380 MRO market by offering heavy and line maintenance on the mammoth widebody at the New Bangkok International Airport (NBIA), according to Supachai Limpisvasti, managing director of Thai's technical department. The airline is building a hangar at NBIA that it says will accommodate three A380s at a time. The 2.8 billion baht (US$72 million) facility is expected to be completed in January. Thai Airways has ...
THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS
You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Thai Airways Builds Massive A380 Hangar".
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.
Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.