Airline Industry Update



>> Home > World Airlines > Southeast Asia > Thailand > Thai Air Asia  

Thai AirAsia

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
FD
AIQ
-
 

Thai AirAsia Airbus A320-200
Thai AirAsia
1st Floor, OSC Building
Kingkeaw Road
Rachatwa
Samutprakarn 10540
THAILAND

Tel.: +66 2 315 9800
Fax: +66 2 315 9801
Email:
Website: www.airasia.com

Type: Scheduled, charter, international, regional, pax, cargo
Owner: Asia Aviation (50%); AirAsia (49%); Tassapon Niljeveld (1%)
Base: Bangkok (BKK)
Hubs: Chiang Mai (CNX); Phuket (HKT)
Start of ops: February 2004
Thai AirAsia operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 28 x Airbus A320-200
Chief Executive:
Chief Financial Officer:
Head of Flight ops:
Tassapon Bijleveld
Pornanan Gerdprasert
Tanapat Ngamplang

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
Thai AirAsia AirAsia Aviation
FD
AIQ
Thailand Bangkok; Bangkok-Don Muang 2003-
Formed by Malaysia's AirAsia (49%) and Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatraƕs family-controlled Shin Corp plc (50%). Shin Corp's share (50%) planned to be sold in 2/06 to Singapore's Temasek Holdings (49%, parent company of Singapore AL and minority owner of Tiger AW and JetStar Asia), plan abandonned over nationality issues and share transferred to purpose-built Asia Aviation (51% controlled by Thai businessman Sittichai Veerathummnoon, 49% tranferred 6/07 to Thai AirAsia management team). IPO planned for 2011Q4, postponed to 5/12. Relocated to Don Muang effective 1/10/12.

Date
Manufacturer
Model
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Damage
-