Buriram Airport

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Buriram Airport

Buri Ram Airport

ท่าอากาศยานบุรีรัมย์
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorDepartment of Airports
ServesBuriram
Location143 Mu 12, Ron Thong, Satuek, Buriram, Thailand
Elevation AMSL590 ft / 180 m
Coordinates15°13′46″N 103°15′04″E / 15.22944°N 103.25111°E / 15.22944; 103.25111Coordinates: 15°13′46″N 103°15′04″E / 15.22944°N 103.25111°E / 15.22944; 103.25111
Websiteburiram.net
Map
BFV is located in Thailand
BFV
BFV
Location of airport in Thailand
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 2,100 6,890 Asphalt
Statistics (2017)
Passengers220,856
Sources:[1][2][3][4]

Buriram Airport[1] (also known as Buri Ram Airport,[2] Thai: ท่าอากาศยานบุรีรัมย์) (IATA: BFV, ICAO: VTUO), is an airport serving Buriram (also known as Buri Ram), the capital of Buriram Province in Thailand.

Facilities[edit]

The airport is at an elevation of 180 metres (591 ft) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 04/22 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,100 by 45 metres (6,890 ft × 148 ft).[2] In 2019, the Department of Airports announced a 700 million baht second passenger terminal will be built at Buriram airport. It will increase the airport's capacity from 750,000 per year to 1.7 million.[5]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinationsRoute
Nok Air Bangkok–Don Mueang Domestic
Thai AirAsia Bangkok–Don Mueang Domestic

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Buriram Airport". Thai Flying Club. Retrieved 20 Aug 2012.
  2. ^ a b c "VTUO – BURI RAM" (PDF). AIP Thailand. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-12-07. Retrieved 20 Aug 2012.
  3. ^ Airport information for VTUO from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  4. ^ Airport information for BFV at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  5. ^ Thodsapol, Hongtong (6 August 2019). "Three airports to be upgraded". Bangkok Post. Retrieved 6 August 2019.

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