The medical equipment delivered on the aircraft is destined for the Veterans General Hospital in Bangkok. The supplies were donated by the Toulouse University Hospital in France through French charity organization Aviation Sans Frontières and included respirators, electrocardiograph (ECG) monitors, plus an extensive range of medical aid kits.
Chokchai Panyayong (fifth from left), THAI Senior Executive Vice President of Strategy & Business Development; Namchai Khuntaraporn (third from left), Veterans General Hospital Managing Director; Chanprapa Vichitcholchai (seventh from left), Thai Red Cross Society Public Relations Director; and Thomas Friedberger (sixth from left), Airbus Senior Vice President of Sales in Asia, were present to welcome THAI’s second A380 and on the Goodwill Flight carrying medical equipment and a monetary donation for the Veterans General Hospital and Thai Red Cross.
Altogether, THAI has ordered six A380s. The aircraft delivered last week will join the first aircraft that initially operated from Bangkok to Hong Kong. In December, THAI will begin long-haul daily flights with the aircraft from Bangkok to Frankfurt.