Thai Airways Recieve their First A350 XWB

Thai Airways International (THAI) recently received delivery of their first ever Airbus A350 XWB. The delivery of this first aircraft marks the first of 12 A350 XWB’s set to join the fleet.


The aircraft will initially start of on THAI’s regional service between Bangkok and Chiang Mai. Soon thereafter, the aircraft will then be utilized on the airlines Bangkok – Melbourne route. Altogether THAI will eventually have 12 of these aircraft at their disposal, four of which will be purchased directly from Airbus, with the other eight aircraft on order being acquired under lease agreements.