Bangkok, 14 December 2016 – Peach Aviation, a Japanese low-cost carrier, will commence operation between Okinawa and Bangkok on 19 February 2017. This new route will be the first low-cost flight and only direct air-link between Okinawa and Bangkok. It will also be an airline’s first and only ASEAN’s destination.
The airline will operate daily flight services from Okinawa Naha Airport to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport utilising Airbus A320 with 180 seats capacity. Flight MM989 will depart Okinawa at 21.20 and arrive in Bangkok at 00.15 (next day). The return flight MM990 will leave Bangkok at 01.15 and arrive Okinawa at 07.30 in the morning.
Peach Aviation will start selling seats on this route on 15 December 2016. The launch promotional fare starts only JPY9,980 for one way ticket. Passengers will be able to book this promotional fare through the airline’s website, flypeach.com, from 13.00 hr on 15 December 2016 onward(Thailand time).