Oil price hikes are affecting the aviation industry. Fuel costs are increasing and TAA is closely monitoring the oil price changes.
If the world market price of crude oil really touches US$100, the Thai carrier will inform the Department of Civil Aviation to raise fuel surcharge on both domestic and international routes by approximately 100 baht. The company must reconsider how much it will increase the fuel surcharge, depending on each route, he said.
Malaysia-based budget airlines Thai AirAsia introduced a new domestic Thai route, Bangkok-Ranong on Tuesday.
Ranong is an Andaman coastal province, famous for