Bangkok Airways is a regional Thai airline based in Bangkok, Thailand. Bangkok Airways is the first privately owned airline established in Thailand, and is now offering almost a hundred flights per day for travelers from around the world to more than twenty exquisite destinations across Thailand and Asia: Samui, Phuket, Trat (Koh Chang), Chiang Mai and Maldives are amongst the hottest selections, while Sukhothai, Luang Prabang and Siem Reap (Angkor) are World Heritage sites.
Bangkok Airways which brands itself as "Asia's Boutique Airline," flies to about 25 destinations, of which 11 are domestic. International destinations include countries such as Thailand, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Myanmar, Singapore, and Vietnam from its main base at Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok, and secondary hubs at Phuket International Airport (HKT) and Chiang Mai International Airport (CNX).
Bangkok Airways has codeshare agreements with 19 carriers. Its fleet of 29 aircraft primarily consists of one-cabin Economy Class configurations; however, some of its Airbus A319-100 planes also have Business Class cabins. Bangkok Airway is the only airline in Asia which has been voted by Skytrax as best Regional Airline for six consecutive years from 2004-2009.Bangkok Airways' position as a legacy carrier known for pioneering private airline flights in the Kingdom of Thailand. By offering full service in all categories such as boutique lounges, boutique airports, appetizing menus, new aircrafts, and friendly exclusive service to its passengers, this clearly places Bangkok Airways in a category of its own that differentiates it from other competing carriers.