Artikel tagged “Airport”

  • Biometrics ID System being tested at Phuket Airport

    Biometrics ID System being tested at Phuket Airport

    A new Biometrics System is currently being installed and tested at the Phuket International Airport before going live this July.

  • Police defend theft charges on British backpacker Chris Dodd

    Police defend theft charges on British backpacker Chris Dodd

    PHOTOS: Chris Dodd, BBC Police are defending their actions when they charged a British backpacker with theft after he picked up a mobile phone at Chiang Mai airport last February. 29 year old Chris Dodd spent 10 days in jail in February after he was charged with stealing the phone belonging to a German tourist and remanded in custody by a court.

  • Thai Airways hope to clear backlog of stranded passengers over weekend

    Thai Airways hope to clear backlog of stranded passengers over weekend

    PHOTOS: EPA-EFE Around 2,000 passengers were still stranded at Suvarnabhumi Airport yesterday as the national airline struggled to clear the backlog caused by Pakistan closing its airspace due to rising tensions with India. Thai Airways has been trying to transport the stranded passengers to their destinations ‘as quickly as possible’ according to Thai Airways president Sumeth Damrongchaitham

  • Tour guide who can’t speak Thai arrested at Suvarnabhumi Airport – VIDEO

    Tour guide who can’t speak Thai arrested at Suvarnabhumi Airport – VIDEO

    A tour guide, with a license but who can’t speak Thai, has been arrested at Suvarnabhumi Airport Officers are investigating the tour guide arrested at Suvarnabhumi Airport this week. The tour guide has a legal guide license but was unable to speak Thai during questioning

  • Passengers can’t get enough of LA! Flight returns to airport three times.

    Passengers can’t get enough of LA! Flight returns to airport three times.

    PHOTO: CNN Travel 207 Hawaiian Airlines passengers just couldn’t get enough of LA yesterday.

  • Rewards given to Thais who saved Lithuanian woman at Phuket Airport

    Rewards given to Thais who saved Lithuanian woman at Phuket Airport

    Rewards from the management of the Phuket International Airport have been made to two quick thinking Thai citizens who saved the a young Lithuania woman from jumping from the international terminal’s upper road way ramp this week. Pilot Officer Thanee Chuangchoo, the General Manager of Phuket International Airport, today gave certificates and rewards to two the Thai people, Aphichart Intaraksa and Amornrat Ankhai

  • African Swine Fever detected in pork products at Phuket Airport

    African Swine Fever detected in pork products at Phuket Airport

    “ASF cannot be transmitted to humans although scientists are wary that the virus is capable of mutating into other strains in the future.” Processed sausage and salami pork products have been seized at Phuket International Airport from a Chinese tourist.

  • Belarusian ‘sex trainer’ deported from Thailand

    Belarusian ‘sex trainer’ deported from Thailand

    Anastasia Vashukevich, aka. Nastya Rybka, the Belarusian model who claimed she had ‘dirt’ on Donald Trump and Russian efforts to help win the US Presidency, has been shipped off to the airport and deported from Thailand

  • Krabi taxi driver fined after not using taxi meter

    Krabi taxi driver fined after not using taxi meter

    PHOTOS: The Krabi PR Office A taxi driver has been charged after he was found not using his taxi meter at Krabi International Airport yesterday (Tuesday). The Chief of the Krabi Land Transport Office was notified by officers at the Krabi International Airport that a the taxi driver was found not to start his taxi meter and had the meter covered so the passenger couldn’t read it. The taxi driver used a piece of paper to cover the meter screen.

  • Pabuk edges closer to southern Thailand

    Pabuk edges closer to southern Thailand

    PHOTO: Aljazeera “Officials expect the conditions to persist into Saturday.” Aljazeera is reporting that tropical storm Pabuk is forecast to make landfall on Friday evening in Nakhon Si Thammarat coastal islands bringing torrential downpours and strong winds to more than a dozen other provinces in the south. The region is home to one of the world’s biggest natural rubber plantations and several islands popular with domestic and foreign tourists. In Nakhon Si Thammarat, the airport was closed and authorities made rounds on Friday morning urging people to leave before roads are blocked, while in the Gulf of Thailand the winds accompanying the potentially damaging storm churned up high waves and gusts