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BFS Organizes “The Sixth Annual BFS Cargo Awards Gala Dinner”

On Friday 12 February 2016, Bangkok Flight Services (BFS) organized “The Sixth Annual BFS Cargo Awards Gala Dinner” at Bangkok Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit to present BFS Cargo and BFS Cargo Hall of Fame Awards to those who have greatly contributed to the Air Cargo industry, both locally and internationally. This event was also an opportunity to raise funds for the Foundation for Slum Child Care, under the Royal Patronage of H.R.H Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra (FSCC.)

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BFS Cargo Awards were presented to the selected airlines and freight forwarders, followed by the Cargo Hall of Fame Award which this year was given to Mr. Suphakij Mayanondha, Cargo Service Manager Delta Airlines in recognizing his contribution to the air cargo industry. The Sixth BFS Cargo Awards Gala Dinner continued to receive very strong support from air cargo community with guests attending both locally and overseas.

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(From left to right) Mr. Glyn Huges (BFS Cargo Hall of Fame Award 2014), Mr. John Battern, Mr. Chris Notter, Mr. Suphakij Mayanondha (BFS Cargo Hall of Fame Award 2015), Mr. Stewart Sinclair and Mr. David Ambridge

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By the end of the evening, BFS was able to raise five million baht for the Foundation. This is part of an ongoing effort for over six years in building the new FSCC child care center in On-Nut (On-Nut 88.) This new FSCC On-Nut child care center, called House of Hope, is expected to be completed sometime this year. The Foundation is expected to use the five million baht raised for the interior design as well as other expenses. BFS also hopes that the new FSCC house will help improve the quality of life both physically and mentally for the children.

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(From left to right) BFS Executives took a picture with teachers from the Foundation for Slum Child Care. Mr. Stewart Sinclair, Managing Director of BFS; Mr. David Ambridge, General Manager of BFS Cargo; Ms. Somruthai Prasarttongosoth, Director of BFS and presented the cheque on behalf of BFS Cargo and Air Cargo Community to Mrs. Jitrapa Himathongkam, Secretary of the Foundation and Assoc. Professor Khunying Wongchan Phinainitisatra, President of Foundation for Slum Child Care