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Buriram Airport conducts emergency drill

BURIRAM, 21 June 2018 (NNT) – Buriram Airport has held an emergency drill in preparation for possible future airplane fire scenarios. Buriram airport personnel were required to approach an airplane that had caught fire in a hypothetical scenario where 5 passengers were killed, 15 seriously injured and the remaining 120 victims sustaining minor injuries. Full […]Read More

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Chiang Mai to hold wildfire drill tomorrow

CHIANG MAI, 29 January 2018 (NNT) – The wildfire and haze prevention center in Chiang Mai convened a meeting in preparation for a wildfire drill which will take place on January 30th. The director of the center, Lt Gen Sompong Jangjamrat, attended a meeting where he was joined by local authorities and those from the […]Read More


Phuket Airport holds successful emergency disaster drill

PHUKET: Phuket International Airport held its sixth annual simulated oil spill and fire disaster drill at 10pm last night (Aug 25), at the Phuket International Airport parking bay 16. Phuket Vice Governor Mr Sanit Siriwihok was on hand to presided over the opening of the Phuket Airport Emergency Plan which went under the title ‘Exercise […]Read More


Thai and U.S navies conduct anti-submarine drills

BANGKOK, 25 May 2016 (NNT) – The Royal Thai Navy has sent three military ships to participate in anti-submarine warfare exercises with the U.S. Navy. The drills are part of the bilateral naval exercise “Gardian Sea 2016,” scheduled for 24-27 May 2016 in the Andaman Sea. Read more: NNTRead More

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Chiang Mai preparing for possible earthquakes by holding emergency drills

CHIANG MAI, 20 june 2014 (NNT) – Chiang Mai province is gearing up for possible earthquakes by conducting emergency drills. Chiang Mai Governor Suriya Prasatbandit chaired a meeting to prepare for the province’s annual disaster drills with other relevant organizations in attendance. This year, the Chiang Mai Internal Security Operations Command has scheduled earthquake and […]Read More


Policeman falls to death during Bangkok airlift drill

BANGKOK, 24 April 2014 (NNT) – The Region 1 Police chief has ordered an investigation into the death of Police Senior Sergeant Major Monchai Bunphairot, who died after falling about 15 meters from a helicopter during a mock rescue drill by special force police on Wednesday. According to Provincial Police Region 1 commissioner Naret Nanthachot, […]Read More


Thailand hosts Cobra Gold 2014 military drill in Phitsanulok

PHITSANULOK, 12 February 2014 (NNT) – The annual multilateral military drill, Cobra Gold 2014, has kicked off in Phitsanulok Province, with the armed forces of Thailand, USA, and other nations participating. Military troops from Thailand, the United States, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia gathered at Camp Akatosorot in Phitsanulok to take part in […]Read More


Tsunami simulation drill held in Phuket

PHUKET, 10 May 2012 (NNT) – The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) is holding a tsunami alert and response exercise in Phuket province during May 10-11 in order to ready local authorities and residents for possible giant waves in six provinces along the Andaman Coast. Deputy Interior Minister Pol. Lt. Gen. Chalong Sonjai […]Read More