» Edelweiss Air resume flight from Zurich to Phuket
Edelweiss Air restarts its commercial flights from Zurich to Phuket. Due to Thailand’s reopening plan starting from 1 November 2021 to vaccinated foreign visitors from 63 countries without quarantine requirements, Thai government expects the border reopening would generate tourism revenue to the country and would help revitalize national economy after a year of restriction.
Edelweiss Air first return flight, WK050, departed from Zurich International Airport and arrived at Phuket International Airport at 07.50 a.m. The flight was carried out by Airbus340-300 bringing around 200 passengers to the island of Phuket again. The airline was warmly welcomed by a water cannon salute and received souvenirs upon arrival from AOTGA’s representatives. The airline’s staff also took photos with AOTGA team to mark as a special occasion.
Expressing our sincere gratitude to Edelweiss Air for choosing our company and giving the opportunity to serve you. AOTGA looks forward to providing you the excellent ground handling services, cargo and warehouse services to your airline. Edelweiss Air is our 11th airline customer to join Phuket Sandbox project and they are the first international airline flying into Phuket according to Thailand’s reopening plan from 1 November 2021. AOTGA fully supports the border reopening plan and all airlines for the successful revival of the tourism industry. The airline now operates twice a week on every Monday and Thursday. Search and book your trip online please visit www.flyedelweiss.com