Thailand has 23 airports and six international airports, namely
Don Muang, Phuket, Hat Yai, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, and U-Tapao. All except U-Tapao are operated
by the Airports Authority of Thailand.
Since its founding in 1960,
Thai Airways International, Thailand's national carrier, has enjoyed
remarkable success. It operates regular wide-bodied jet services to more than 50 major cities in Europe,
North America, the Middle East, Asia, and Australasia.
In addition, Thai Airways provides an
excellent domestic service, as well as feeder routes and to airports too small to accommodate jets.
Thailand also has two private airlines - Bangkok Airways and Angel Airlines - which ply some of the