Please Help MeThis morning, I got a call soon after I woke up. It appeared to be a very hotline asking for help from Jeab, and her team. They were going to Phit-sa-nu-lok for trip by AirAsia airline. One of her team member was an powered wheelchair user. The airline didn’t allow bringing his battery, necessary forpowered wheelchair, on board. So I suggested her to call any other hotlines for help, as possible as they could find, at the very intense moment.Read More »
PWD with air traveling problem: flying back from Singapore by Air Asia, I was charged almost 500 Baht for wheelchair services.
05 April 2016 Pictures from my last trip to Singapore, earlier this year! I just found it, let me post it just in case might I lose it again. While was leaving from Changi Airport, Singapore back to Bangkok. At the check in point, the staff told me very clearly that I had to pay for 20 SGD for the wheelchair service. (Singaporean Dollars, approximately 500 Baht) Since I was traveling abroad after asking again to confirmed, so then I also asked for an invoice.Read More »
PWDs everyday problem! This time, on the low cost airline, let see this case how this happen!Read More »
[Note: you can turn on English closed caption] Unbelievable that the local low-cost airline Nok Air, left pwd passenger with no wheelchair to literally crawl out of their airplane and to the bus by himself! The organizations who responsible for this must investigate and fix this problem as soon as possible.Read More »
According to people affected by the airlines refuse to serve people with disabilities often occur. Representatives of the disabled has taken a complaint to the “Commission social affairs, youth, the elderly, children, the disabled and the disadvantaged”. The subcommittee considered the complaint. This case is an example of the discrimination problem between people with disabilities and the airline in Thailand. Therefore, the subcommittee invite representatives of agencies involved in the supervision, control and licensing to airline attendants to find ways to resolve the problem in a systematic way. And to solve problems impact to all the airlines in Thailand. Today …Read More »
Since I’ve published about the airline denied the wheelchair passenger I got this letter from our great team to confirm that what I heard is true. I’d like to post to have all your suggestions – what do you think? – – –Read More »
10-12-2014 Recently we got an issue with the air-lines having difficulty with wheelchair. The scoop : LET’S TALK “If the Air-lines REJECT the wheelchair passenger” You will see how Accessibility Is Freedom looking up on to…Read More »