Thai AirAsia X (Code XJ) has taken its inaugural flight from Don Mueang Airport to Brisbane in Queensland, Australia, with flight XJ310, the first in AirAsia Group to touch down Brisbane.
AirAsia hosted a special welcoming ceremony for passengers of the inaugural flight both in Bangkok and Brisbane, affirming itself as Thailand’s first low-cost long-haul carrier to connect the Kingdom and Australia. The event was well received by both Thai and international travellers and reflected the airline’s excitement in creating a new travel opportunity and increasing the earning potential of Thailand’s tourism sector.
Flight XJ310 DMK-BNE departs at 23:40 hrs to arrive at 11:35 hrs (+1 Day) local times, while returning flight XJ311 BNE-DMK departs at 12:50 hrs to arrive at 19:10 hrs local times. More promotions and flight details, please visit www.airasia.com
Thai AirAsia X currently utilises a fleet of 10 Airbus A330-300 aircraft flying from Bangkok (Don Mueang Airport) to 10 destinations in 4 countries such as Seoul of South Korea; Tokyo, Sapporo, Osaka, Nagoya and Fukuoka of Japan; Shanghai, Shenyang and Tianjin of Greater China; and Brisbane of Australia. Thai AirAsia X recently unveiled its 11th aircraft to be an Airbus A330neo set to begin service at Don Mueang Airport in July 2019.