Review of Thai Airways flight Bangkok Ho Chi Minh City in Economy

Airline Thai Airways
Flight TG556
Class Economy
Seat 62A
Aircraft Boeing 777-200
Flight time 1:15
Take-off 11 Jul 17, 18:15
Arrival at 11 Jul 17, 19:30
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Published on 12th July 2017
TG556 Bangkok –> Ho Chi Minh City
Flight schedule: 18:15

I have a schedule for working with my colleagues in Hi Chi Minh during 12 - 13 July
Of course, I selected Thai Airways as usual.


I arrived airport at 17:00. Traffic on the road was not bad.

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Passengers of TG (economy class) need to do check in at row H/J at gate number 4

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Queue was not too long. You can just drop your back if you have done an internet check. I recommend to check in before because normally queue at TG is quite long.

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This is GIANT SCULPTURES. Landmark at the airport.

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I passed immigration within 5 minutes. Passengers in the airport was not cloudy. Maybe today is Tuesday.

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Today this Flight use gate E1.

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The airport has electricity charging in every gate

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Today I travel with the aircraft name "Suphan Buri". Every aircraft of Thai airways has a name.

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17:45 staff called for boarding!!

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At seat 62A, I felt comfortable. TG put 2 3 2 at last 2 rows.

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This aircraft is Boeing 777-200. PTV is available but no USB charging. Seat pitch is widely, seat is more comfortable.

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Headphone is not available because it just 1 hour in the air. But you can use PTV anyway.
Security Video played before takeoff.

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Takeoff at 18:19.

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View over landscape of Bangkok.

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Movie is not available for 1 hour flight time.
I have tried but it does not play.

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Today we have prawn fried rice. It is not bad but too small anyway. We can understand as this is 1 hours flight.
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Approaching to Cambodia. Coffee and tea

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19:18 captain announced that we are approving to Ho Chi Minh - Tan Son Nhet airport. All services stopped.

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Landed at 19:29. Welcome to Ho Chi Minh

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Verdict

Thai Airways

7.5/10
Cabin9.5
Cabin crew10.0
Entertainment4.0
meal/catering6.5

Bangkok - BKK

9.4/10
Efficiency9.5
Access9.5
Services9.5
Cleanliness9.0

Ho Chi Minh City - SGN

8.8/10
Efficiency8.5
Access8.5
Services8.5
Cleanliness9.5

Conclusion

1 Hour is very short flight. I do love meal but fall with in flight entertainment. I need it even 1 hour.

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