Thai’s Nok Airline is known to kick off from Mawlamyine of Mon State in Myanmar to Mae Sot in Thailand on 1 September 2013.
It is heard that the air fare is K50,000 per ticket and the Nok Airline will give the service of all related to entry visa.
“Both airport and the development of rural and urban areas need to be upgraded,” said a member of the Mon state government.
Nok Airline is known to start upgrading Mawlamyine airport, which is in need of renovation, in line with guidance of the Mon State government.
The Mon State government and Nor Airline have discussed this airline plan on 24 July 2013.
“We have planned to set off on 1 September 2013. The flight will run every day. Air fare is K50,000 [Bath 1,590] per ticket. We will implement it as prioritized,” said an official of Nok Airline Company.
Of all the arrival visitors to Myanmar, 60 per cent is Thai. Tourists can visit the Mon State’s famous places including Kyaikhtiyo pagoda as soon as the flight kicks off and the businessmen hope that the Mon State’s hotel & tourism will improve.