Thai Airways Appoints Vice Chairman As New Interim President

Chakkrit Parapuntakul has been charged with protecting Thai Airways from COVID-19.
Credit: Thai Airways
Thai Airways has appointed Chakkrit Parapuntakul as acting president following the Mar. 12 resignation of its former president Sumet Damrongchaitham. Chakkrit is currently deputy permanent secretary within Thailand’s Ministry of Finance—which owns 51% of the airline—as well as Thai’s second vice...
Chen Chuanren

Chen Chuanren is the Southeast Asia and China Editor for the Aviation Week Network’s (AWN) Air Transport World (ATW) and the Asia-Pacific Defense Correspondent for AWN, joining the team in 2017.

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