Etihad Phuket Abu Dhabi Flights
Phuket's direct international flights are continuing to surge with news that Etihad Airways will launch direct service between Phuket and Abu Dhabi later this year.
Set to commence on October 26th, non-stop flights will operate daily.
Other Middle East carriers currently flying to Phuket include Emirates and Qatar Airways.
In other local airline news yesterday was the official opening of Phuket International Airports new X Terminal.
The facility will be used to handle passenger check-in for international NSA's (non scheduled airlines/charters)