Bangkok Suvarnabhumi (BKK) needs another runway but faces obstacles, a senior Thai official said.
Bangkok Suvarnabhumi (BKK) needs another runway but faces obstacles, a senior Thai official said. Thailand deputy transport minister Chadchart Sittipunt told ATW that, while there is no problem with land availability, regulatory and noise concerns make it hard to expand. “To add another runway would be difficult,” Sittipunt said. He pointed out it would take another year to finish an environmental impact assessment. The airport, which was built to handle 45 million ...
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