Thai AirAsia X is adding a second daily flight between Bangkok and Seoul in October, indicating that Korea is allowing some new service by Thai carriers. South Korea was one of the countries that imposed restrictions on airlines from Thailand following ICAO concerns about its safety oversight. Thai AirAsia X says it followed the normal application procedures for the additional flight, and did not require special permission. The airline began its first daily service on this route in June ...

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