Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) recently hosted a special flight for children of Southern Thailand at Hat Yai International Airport, Songkla Province.
Dr. Sorajak Kasemsuvan (front row, center), THAI president, hosted the special flight for children of Southern Thailand by taking 200 underprivileged children affected by the unrest in the four provinces of Southern Thailand, such as Yala, Pattani, Narathiwat and the outskirts of Songkla. The special flight on TG 8976, operating with the Airbus A330-300 aircraft, took an aerial tour of the Gulf of Thailand, Samui Island, Pangan Island, Songkla Lake and Tinsulanonda Bridge.
Other similar CSR activities by THAI this year include the special THAI flight in January to celebrate Children’s Day, taking 300 underprivileged children and students from the surrounding area of Suvarnabhumi Airport on an aerial tour of Bangkok metropolitan and the Gulf of Thailand.
The special flight for children of Southern Thailand was also supported by the THAI Pilot Association, PTT Public Company Limited, Royal Thai Air Force Wing 56, Airports of Thailand Public Company Limited, Southern Border Provinces Administrative Center (SBPAC) and Aeronautical Radio of Thailand.