Suvarnabhumi tops global ranking of airports at risk of coastal flooding

 Suvarnabhumi tops global ranking of airports at risk of coastal flooding

View of Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok. Photo: ADwart.




Research shows that Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport is most at risk of coastal flooding, due to rising sea levels, compared to many other airports around the world.

According to the “Global analysis of sea level rise risk to airports”, published in the Climate Risk Management journal earlier this year, Suvarnabhumi airport has the highest risk of coastal flooding, out of all 14,000 airports analysed based on the current sea levels.

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By Thai PBS World



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