Tags : Runway


Kathmandu Airport Shuts Down After Yeti Airlines Aircraft Suffers ‘Runway

New Delhi (Sputnik): Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport was shut down until 5 pm on Friday after a Yeti Airlines aircraft suffered a “runway excursion” while landing, a media report said Airport officials said all 68 passengers, including two minors and four crew members who were on board, have safely disembarked from the aircraft. A runway […]Read More


Aviation Officials to Probe Near Collision on Krabi Runway

KRABI — Aviation authorities promised Tuesday to look into a near collision between two planes on the runway in Krabi province. According to the Aeronautical Radio of Thailand, an airplane flown by AirAsia was about to land at Krabi airport last night, when it was abruptly told to abort because a Thai Airways plane was […]Read More


Cabinet approves 3rd runway at Suvarnabhumi airport

The Thai cabinet today approved the construction of a third runway at Suvarnabhumi international airport as part of the country’s ambition to become the aviation hub of ASEAN. The 21.7 billion baht project will increase the combined capacity of Suvarnabhumi international airport’s runways to 94 arrivals and departures per hour from the current 64, said […]Read More


Phuket airport runway to be closed for maintenance

Phuket International Airport Director, Petch Chancharoen, has announced that some runways and taxiways will be closed from April 27 – May 8 for 6 hours each day for cleaning and maintenance. The closing time of the runways and taxiways will start 30 minutes after midnight – 06.30am on each of the repair days. Full story: […]Read More


Buri Ram airport reopens

BURI RAM: The provincial airport reopened to all flights on Tuesday after being closed on Monday morning when the runway was blocked by a stalled NokAir plane with an oil leak. The plane was moved from the runway to a parking bay for repairs about 7.30pm on Monday. Full story: Bangkok Post PIKOOL KAEWHAWONG BANGKOK […]Read More


Krabi airport to close runway for repairs at night

The Krabi airport management has notified its contractor to send a team of engineers to the airport for discussion on how to repair cracks on the runway on Monday (March 5). Mr Atthaporn Nuang-udom, the airport director, said Friday that the repair work is expected to commence at midnight and to stop in the morning […]Read More


Phuket Airport Runway 09 closed for repairs

Runway 09 at the Phuket International Airport was closed today, February 26, and will be closed again tomorrow from 2 am – 7am for fixing cracks in the runway surface. There are small cracks in an are covering 9 square metres while there is another 84 square metres area between the runway and the taxiway […]Read More


Nakhon Si Thammarat airport closes after runway submerged

Nakhon Si Thammarat airport was ordered closed for two days, beginning today after its runway is flooded. Airport director Suksawat Sukawanno said authorities found the power supply and air navigation system on Runway 19 could not function after it is submerged by flood water. Full story: thaipbs.or.th By Thai PBSRead More