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First International Flight To Hua Hin Possible To Start Soon

There are a lot of reasons to visit the Hua Hin in Thailand such as a 5 star resort in Hua Hin which is everyone’s dream holiday. The district may soon be welcoming its first international flight to be launched by AirAsia, an airline from Malaysia. The regular international flights may start its operation before the end of this year.

The basic carrier is planning to operate a daily flight that will depart from the airport 2 of Kuala Lumpur (Klia2) going to the airport in Hua Hin. They will be using the jets from AirAsia with narrow body which are the Airbus A320.

The confirmation of the plan is yet to be announced as they are waiting for the approval of the Ministry of Transport. The airline proposed a number of incentives before pushing through with the plan since these are considered as necessities. According to the Department of Airports’ director general, DarunSaengchai, once the approval has been given then the flight will be feasible.

The general director did not give any hint as to when the approval may be given but he said that it will not be that long if the airline is planning to follow through with the launch date they have set.

There are no specifics provided by Saengchai regarding the incentives that are being requested by AirAsia from the Ministry of Transport but he clarified that it is not a unique opportunity that is only given to the Malaysian airline but this is also open to all businesses that are planning to open an international flight going to Hua Hin.

According to sources, the incentives may have include the request to waive the fees when it comes to landing and parking and reduce the airport tax or the passenger service charge by 50 per cent. Currently, international passengers are paying 4000 baht. They expect the incentives to last for five years. They are also requesting that their rental fee for the office space at the airport should be reduced.

Tourists from Kuala Lumpur should book a 5 star resort in Hua Hin as soon as the international flight has been confirmed by both parties.