Thai-branch Vietjet ranked second in market share hinh anh 1Vietjet cabin crew in a celebration activity during the Lunar New Year at Suvarnabhumi Airport (Photo courtesy of Vietjet)

Hanoi (VNA) - Thai Vietjet accounts for 17.3 percent of Thailand’s aviation market share, ranking the second for the first time, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT)'s air transport statistics for the fourth quarter of 2020.

Starting its regular commercial services in September 2016 as the youngest airline to enter the Thai market, the carrier has won preference by local and international travelers.

The new-age carrier Vietjet has not only revolutionised the aviation industry in Vietnam, but also been a pioneering airline across the region and around the world. With a focus on cost management ability, effective operation and performance, it offers flight opportunities with affordable and flexible fairs as well as diverse services to meet customers' demands.

Thai-branch Vietjet ranked second in market share hinh anh 2Thai Vietjet aircraft (Photo: VNA)

Vietjet is a full member of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) with the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certificate.

As Vietnam’s largest private carrier, Vietjet was awarded the 7-star safety ranking, the highest, in 2018 and 2019 by the world’s only safety and product rating website, and listed as one of the world's 50 best airlines for healthy financing and operation by Airfinance Journal in 2018 and 2019.

The airline has also won the title of the Best Low-Cost Carrier by such renowned organisations as Skytrax, CAPA, and Airline Ratings./.