Thai Airways Sells Five Stored A340s

DALLAS – Thai Airways (TG) has sold five Airbus A340 series aircraft that have been sitting idle for 15 years. The jets have sold for Bt350 million (US$13 million), a figure well above their current assessed value. However, selling these four-engine jets was no easy task as TG had already decommissioned them.

As reported by The Nation Thailand, the country’s national newspaper, Cherdphan Chotikhun, Chief Technical Officer of TG, said the airline has sold one A340-500 and four A340-600s to a buyer who has already signed a contract to acquire the planes.

A Challenging Sale

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Source:: “Airways Magazine”

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