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Kanok Karn
2nd November 2011, 20:44
Suvarnabhumi Airport is also capable of handling the diverted Nok Air and Orient Thai flights from Don Mueang International Airport only increasing the number of flights by 33 and number of passengers by about 20,000/day. Nonetheless, there are already a large number of vehicles parked at Suvarnabhumi Airport, therefore, would advise anyone wishing to travel to the Airport to allow plenty of time and to use public transportation Airport Rail Link, buses, and taxis.

Thai Airways International provides additional check-in counters at the Airport Rail Link, Makkasan Station to facilitate passengers traveling to Suvarnabhumi Airport during flooding situation.

Mr Danuj Bunnag, THAIís Managing Director, Ground Services Business Unit said, ďPassengers may find it difficult to travel to Suvarnabhumi Airport due to floods in some areas of Bangkok. To help facilitate THAIís passengers traveling on both domestic and international routes, THAI set up additional check-in counters at the Airport Rail Link, Makkasan Station.Ē

THAIís passenger traveling to Suvarnabhumi Airport by Airport Rail Link may check-in their luggage and personal belongings at THAIís check-in counters, located on 3rd floor, Airport Rail Link, Makkasan Station, starting October 28 from 07.00 hrs. until 21.00 hrs everyday. The Airport Rail Link check-in service is open for all THAIís flights departing Suvarnabhumi Airport between 10.00 Ė 01.20 hrs.

Passengers must check-in by themselves three hours prior to flight departure and receive their boarding pass and luggage tags. This is with the exception of passengers traveling to the USA, on the route Bangkok Ė Los Angeles, who must check-in at Suvarnabhumi Airport only.

eanwhile, Mr Somchai Sawasdeepon, Senior Executive Vice President of Airports of Thailand said that Suvarnabhumi Airport is confident of its flooding prevention system and constantly monitoring the water levels.