U-Tapao Launches New FlightsU-Tapao airport has announced more domestic flights to promote tourism in the Eastern parts of Thailand.
PATTAYA-28th September 2015- [PattayaDailyNews] at Central Festival Pattaya Beach, VADM.Wasinsap Chantawarin- director of U-Tapao airport-, Mr.Itthipol Khunpluem- mayor of Pattaya- Ms.Suladda Salutilawan0 director of TAT Pattaya branch- and Mr.Tassapol Belewel- chief of Thai Air Asia- together announced new flights from U-Tapao-Macau, U-Tapao-Singapore and U-Tapao- Udornthani.
Mr.Tassapol said that U-tapao airport is the 5th airport that Thai Air Asia use. Previously, Thai Air Asia had launched 3 new flights U-Tapao-NanNing/Nanchang and there is a flight a day which they are hoping to increase as soon as possible.
Mr.Itthipol said that they are promoting air travel to increase tourists to Pattaya and North East of Thailand. VADM.Wasinsap said that U-Tapao was being operated as a commercial airport and is now being expanded to cope with more domestic flights at around 3 million passengers a year. It’s expected that it would be finished in February 2016.