November 5, 2020 4:40:41 pm
According to the flight to nowhere development launched by some airways, Thai Airways, too, has launched an analogous flight however with a twist.
This new ‘flight to nowhere’ will depart from and land again at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport after flying over 99 holy websites throughout 31 provinces, however with out stopping wherever.
The flight will take off on November 30, 2020, reported The Impartial, and will probably be airborne for 3 hours. It’s going to go over websites in Chon Buri, Rayong, Surat Thani, Prachuap Khiri Khan, Nakhon Pathom, Suphan Buri, Ayutthaya, Phitsanulok, Sukhothai, Chaiyaphum and Nakhon Ratchasima, amongst others.
How a lot is the fare for this one-of-a-kind expertise? It’s going to begin at 6,000 THB (Rs 14,363.82) in financial system and 10,000 THB (Rs 23,939.67) for enterprise. The flight can even be offering passengers with sacred souvenirs, together with a prayer ebook and a Buddha amulet.
“There will probably be no touchdown through the flight and passengers will obtain constructive vitality from chanting whereas onboard,” Wiwat Piyawiroj, Thai Airways’ EVP of business operations, was quoted as saying.
Earlier, Australian airline Qantas and Taiwan airline EVA Air had additionally launched flights to nowhere. Local weather activists, nonetheless, have criticised this concept of ‘fantasy flying’ for placing pointless strain on the atmosphere.
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