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Chinese airline to begin Wuhan-Bangkok direct flights

06-21-2012 15:09 BJT

WUHAN, June 21 (Xinhua) -- China Southern Airlines will launch direct services on July 5 between the city of Wuhan in central China's Hubei Province, and Thailand's Bangkok.

Three round-trip flights will take off every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, according to a Thursday statement from the airline's Hubei branch.

The Wuhan-Bangkok flight will take off from Wuhan at 11:40 p.m. and arrive in Bangkok at 3:10 a.m. local time.

The Bangkok-Wuhan flight will take off from Bangkok at 4:10 p.m. local time and arrive in Wuhan at 7:40 a.m.

China Southern Airlines also plans to start offering five round-trip weekly flights between Wuhan and Singapore to accomodate booming outbound tourism during the summer season.

Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: Xinhua

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