Hua Hin Airport Plans To Expand

The Transport Ministry plans to enhance and enlarge the runway of Hua Hin airport in order that it can handle larger aircraft.

The strategy aimed at boosting international tourism to this famed seaside resort town not far from Bangkok.

The strategy was just revealed as the transportation minister Mr Arkhom Termpittayapaisith seen the Hua Hin airport on his inspection trip.

He ordered a plan to develop the Hua Hin airport be created to improve the ability of its air terminal that was comparatively underutilized.

At present, only one aircraft carrier operates in the Hua Hin airport and other than that it really is chiefly used as a base for the Civil Aviation Training Center.


It’s powerful possibility of development and developments as its capabilities could ease aircraft even larger in size a giving Hua Hin Tourisme and extra large boost.

This will subsequently bring even more carriers which in turn will drastically enhance tourism and bringing Hua Hin in the great furture as it seems developing.

Additionally, should the developments meet the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) standards then its possibility will increase exponentially.


He then assigned the Department of Airports the duty of expanding the width of the runway from 35 to 45 meters to promote international tourism to the seaside resort.

80% of tourists to Hua Hin are foreign tourists from Europe, and many Thais from Bangkok comes in the weekends, specially in the low season.

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