Guwahati-Bangkok Direct Flight Services Flagged-Off
GUWAHATI: Nok Air, a low-cost carrier from Bangkok started its operations from Guwahati to Bangkok on September 22.
The Chief Minister of Assam, Sarbananda Sonowal, flagged-off the flight from LGBI Airport, the first such direct flight by an international carrier from the city.
Sonowal said, "This moment is yet another realisation of PM Shri Narendra Modi ji's #ActEast vision & will boost Indo-Thai tourism & trade."
The two flight services that will operate on this route include DD4117 and DD4116.
The flight took off from Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International (LGBI) Airport and reached Don Meuang International Airport (DMK) in under three hours.
As per reports, fares will start at Rs. 6,999 and the introductory offer will also include 20 kg of baggage allowance and free hot meals.
Between the two operational flights, visitors can opt to travel on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
File Photo of the flight at the LGBI Airport