Krabi Airport

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Krabi International Airport
ท่าอากาศยานกระบี่
Krabi Airport Tower.jpg
The tower of Krabi Airport
IATA: KBVICAO: VTSG
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Department of Civil Aviation
Serves Krabi
Location 133 moo 5 Tambon Nuea Khlong, Amphoe Nuea Khlong, Krabi, Thailand
Elevation AMSL 82 ft / 25 m
Coordinates 08°06′03″N 098°59′05″E / 8.10083°N 98.98472°E / 8.10083; 98.98472Coordinates: 08°06′03″N 098°59′05″E / 8.10083°N 98.98472°E / 8.10083; 98.98472
Website www.krabiairport.org
Map
KBV is located in Thailand
KBV
KBV
Location within Thailand
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 9,850 3,002 Asphalt
Source: Krabi Airport Guide[1]

Krabi Airport (Thai: ท่าอากาศยานกระบี่) (IATA: KBVICAO: VTSG), is the airport serving Krabi, Thailand, located about 7 kilometres (4 mi) east of the city center.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations Terminal
AirAsia Kuala Lumpur International
Bangkok Airways Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi, Koh Samui Domestic
Finnair Seasonal: Helsinki (begins 10 December 2014) International
Firefly Penang (begins 15 September 2014)[2] International
Ikar (airline) Charter: Blagoveshensk, Vladivostok International
Juneyao Airlines Shanghai-Pudong[3] International
Malaysia Airlines Kuala Lumpur[4] International
Malindo Air Kuala Lumpur-Subang (begins 11 September 2014), Penang (begins 12 September 2014) International
Nok Air Bangkok-Don Mueang[5] Domestic
Thai AirAsia Bangkok-Don Mueang, Chiang Mai[6] Domestic
Thai AirAsia Singapore International
Thai Airways Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi Domestic
Thai Smile Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi Domestic
Tigerair Singapore International

Statistics[edit]

2007 2008
Aircraft movements 7,820 4,814
Passenger departures 395,902 329,805
Transit passengers 427 72
Passenger arrivals 373,353 321,452
Total passengers 769,255 651,257
Outgoing cargo 482,696 kg (1,064,163 lb) 552,557 kg (1,218,180 lb)
Incoming cargo 526,244 kg (1,160,169 lb) 720,594 kg (1,588,638 lb)
Outgoing Mail Cargo 0 kg 0 kg
Incoming Mail Cargo 0 kg 0 kg
The terminal of Krabi Airport

Krabi Airline[edit]

Krabi Airline
IATA
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ICAO
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Callsign
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Founded March 2007
Hubs Krabi Airport
Headquarters Don Mueang International Airport
Key people Pricha Sukchai
Website www.krabi-airline.com

Krabi Airline, also known as Kair, is a proposed Thai airline that plans to offer flights from Europe to Krabi Airport. Founded in 2007, after several delays the launch of commercial flight operations was anticipated for June 2009, but since then it has been deferred indefinitely.[7][8][9] The company intends to use a fleet of Boeing 767-200 aircraft,[10] though no order has been placed so far.

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