(Bangkok, September 16, 2021) – Thai Vietjet today successfully hosted the ‘Sky Connection Virtual Event – Celebrating 5th Anniversary of 1st Schedule Flight Take-off’, commemorating the airline's success in the past 5 years of operation in Thailand and marking a spectacular milestone of its sustainable development journey.
The event was held virtually with over 10,000 guests, including representatives from the government sector, Tourism Authority of Thailand, Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand, Vietjet Group Board of Management, Thai Vietjet management and all of its employees, partners, the press and media, assembled to commemorate the airline's auspicious occasion.
“On such a special and exciting occasion like this, we would like to celebrate our success for the 5-year milestone of the first Thai Vietjet schedule flight take-off as our birthday with everyone. We have arranged this celebration as a virtual event so everyone can join, have fun together whilst remain safe and without any risk of Covid-19 transmission. Distance cannot stop us from sharing our heart and smiles for the amazing past journey that we have been through. At this special moment, may I wish Thai Vietjet more and more success, prosperity and keep reaching out to conquer the sky, serve better and more of our customers”, said Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuy Binh, Chairwoman of Thai Vietjet during the opening note.
During the event, all participants received 50 Funcoins and had an opportunity to join the lucking draw activity for extra 5,000 Funcoins (5 prizes), which can be redeemed on the SkyFUN Loyalty Program. In addition, participants also enjoyed the premiere of the airline's latest music video ‘Dating with the Sky’ sang by its cabin crew. Throughout the two hours long, the virtual event was filled with a cozy, memorable, and impressive atmosphere, delivering joy and fun to all participants just as the airline has always done to its valued passengers.
Over the past 5 years, Thai Vietjet has won with numerus prestigious awards, including ‘Best Ultra Low-Cost Airline for 2018 and 2019’ by AirlineRatings, ‘Asia's Best Flight Attendant Wardrobe 2018’ by NOW Travel Asia Awards, ‘Asia's Most Creative In-Flight Experience Airline 2019 – 2020’ by NOW Travel Asia Awards, ‘Fastest Growing Low-cost Carrier of the Year’ by Global Business Outlook Magazine, and ‘Most Passenger Friendly Cabin Crew – Thailand 2021’ by International Finance Magazine.
Thai Vietjet launched its first commercial scheduled flight on September 15, 2016, with only 3 aircraft in the fleet. Up until today, the airline has expanded its young and modern fleet to a total fleet of 16 aircraft. Further marking its successful 5 years of operation, earlier this year, the airline introduced ‘Funcoin’ on the airline’s official membership program ‘SkyFUN Loyalty’ to leverage its passengers experience and satisfaction. With Funcoin, members can enjoy a wide range of privileges and benefits according to their status tiers. For more information, please visit www.vietjetair.com.