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The New Bangkok International Airport

(Pronounce : su-wan-na-poom)

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.The new Bangkok International Airport is called "Suvarnabhumi" which replaced the existing Don Muang .Airport by September 15, 2006
 for domestic flights and by September 28, 2006 for the international flights.
Access : The access roads to the new airport is
shown on the map below. (
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Location : East of Bangkok.

 Location Map of Suvarnabhumi Airport

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Brief Information

The airport is located in Bang Phli district of Samut Prakan province, about 30 kms or 18.6 miles east of Bangkok. This airport has the tallest
control tower (132 m.) and the largest single building (563,000 sq.m) in the world at the time of its completion in September 2006.

Other Information :
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Two parallel runways (60 m. wide,4,000 m. and 3,700 m. long).
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Two parallel taxiways to accommodate simultaneous departures and arrivals.
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) 120 parking bays (51 with contact gates and 69 remote gates).
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) 5 of the 120 parking bays are capable of accommodating the Airbus A380 aircraft.
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Capable of handling 76 flight operations per hour, both international and domestic flights will share the airport terminal.
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Capable of handling 45 million passengers in the initial phase.
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) 5-storey car park building with total capacity of 5,000 cars.
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes) Long-term plans for 4 runways flanking two main terminals and two satellite buildings with a combined capacity of handling uo to 100 million passengers and 6.4 million tonnes of cargo.

 13 41' 34.67" N, 100 45' 7.57" E
The New Suvarnabhumi Airport
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Thai Airways Flight taking off at
Suvarnabhumi Airport

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Suvarnabhumi Airport

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Car Park Building

Departure Terminal


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