Sakon Nakhon Airport

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Sakon Nakhon Airport
ท่าอากาศยานสกลนคร
SNO.Tower.jpg
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Department of Airports
Serves Sakon Nakhon
Location Mueang Sakon Nakhon, Sakon Nakhon, Thailand
Elevation AMSL 529 ft / 161 m
Coordinates 17°11′42.5″N 104°07′07.1″E / 17.195139°N 104.118639°E / 17.195139; 104.118639Coordinates: 17°11′42.5″N 104°07′07.1″E / 17.195139°N 104.118639°E / 17.195139; 104.118639
Website sakonnakhonairport.com
Map
SNO is located in Thailand
SNO
SNO
Location of airport in Thailand
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
5/23 8,530 2,600 Asphalt
Statistics (2016)
Passengers 347,351

Sakon Nakhon Airport (Thai: ท่าอากาศยานสกลนคร) (IATA: SNO, ICAO: VTUI) is an airport in Sakon Nakhon, Thailand. It is used for civil and military purposes (Royal Thai Air Force).

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Nok AirBangkok–Don Mueang
Thai AirAsiaBangkok–Don Mueang

Accidents[edit]

Plans[edit]

Airports of Thailand PCL (AOT) is budgeting 220 billion baht in 2018 for the creation of two new airports and the expansion of four existing airports owned by the Department of Airports. Sakon Nakhon Airport is one of the four slated for expansion and AOT management. AOT intends to build Chiang Mai 2 in Lamphun Province and Phuket Airport 2 in Phang Nga Province. The three other existing airports to be managed by AOT are Chumphon Airport, Tak Airport, and Udon Thani International Airport.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "L2-40/15 Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 15 August 2010. 
  2. ^ Sritama, Suchat (29 July 2018). "Bursting the Tourism Bubble". Bangkok Post. Retrieved 4 August 2018. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Sakon Nakhon Airport at Wikimedia Commons