Malaysia’s Firefly Airlines launches its first Penang-Phuket flight on Friday to facilitate Malaysian tourists to Thailand

Phuket –

Malaysia’s Firefly Airlines launched its first flight from Penang, Malaysia, to Phuket, Thailand, on Friday, August 26th, traveling four flights per day to accommodate tourists to the island.

Nantasiri Ranasiri, Director of the TAT Phuket Office, along with Departmental Directors of Phuket International Airport welcomed and gave welcoming souvenirs to a total of 126 passengers traveling on the inaugural flight of Firefly Airlines, Flight Number FY3600, from Penang on Friday.

Firefly Airlines is an airline under the operation of the Malaysia Aviation Group (MAG). Its newly-renovated Boeing 737-800 took off for the first time on the PEN-HKT route and had arrived at Phuket International Airport as of 2:20 PM. local time on August 26th.


Need Covid-19 insurance for your next trip to Thailand? Click here.

Follow us on Facebook

Join us on LINE for breaking alerts!

Nop Meechukhun
National News Writer at The Pattaya News from September 2020 to October 2022. Born and raised in Bangkok, Nop enjoys telling stories of her hometown through her words and pictures. Her educational experience in the United States and her passion for journalism have shaped her genuine interests in society, politics, education, culture, and art.