Ubon Ratchathani Airport
|Ubon Ratchathani Airport
|Operator||Department of Civil Aviation (Thailand) (DCA)|
|Location||297 Thep Yotee Rd, Tambon Nai-Mueang, Amphoe Mueang Ubon Ratchathani, Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand|
|Elevation AMSL||406 ft / 124 m|
Ubon Ratchathani Airport (IATA: UBP, ICAO: VTUU) is near the city of Ubon Ratchathani, in Ubon Ratchathani Province, Northeastern Thailand. It currently serves as both a commercial airport and as a Royal Thai Air Force base.
After the Vietnam War the facility became[when?] an international civilian airport, with direct flights to Vietnam. These flights proved unprofitable, and while the international signage is still in place, only domestic flights have operated for a number of years.
Airlines and destinations
|Kan Air||Chiang Mai|
|Nok Air||Bangkok-Don Mueang|
|Thai AirAsia||Bangkok-Don Mueang|
|Thai Lion Air||Bangkok-Don Mueang|
Fly and Ride Service by Nok Air
- Bangkok Don Mueang - Ubon Ratchathani - Amnat Charoen
- Bangkok Don Mueang - Ubon Ratchathani - Mukdahan
- Bangkok Don Mueang - Ubon Ratchathani - Pakse, Laos
Fly-Thru Service by Nok Air and Scoot Airlines
- Singapore - Bangkok Don Mueang - Ubon Ratchathani
The airport is currently an active Royal Thai Air Force base, the home of 2nd Air Division/21st Wing Air Combat Command. The 211sq Eagles fly Northrup F-5E/F Tiger II fighter aircraft.
- "Ubon Ratchathani Airport, Monthly Traffic 2010" (PDF). Department of Civil Aviation. Retrieved 2015-02-07.
- "Ubon Ratchathani Airport, Monthly Traffic 2011" (PDF). Department of Civil Aviation. Retrieved 2015-02-07.
- "Ubon Ratchathani Airport, Monthly Traffic 2012" (PDF). Department of Civil Aviation. Retrieved 2015-02-07.
- "Ubon Ratchathani Airport, Monthly Traffic 2013" (PDF). Department of Civil Aviation. Retrieved 2015-02-07.
- Ubon Ratchathani travel guide from Wikivoyage
- Ubon Ratchathani Airport, Dept of Civil Aviation
- Airport information for VTUU at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.
- UBP Real Time Flight Information
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