In Pattaya airport begins testing a new terminal
Thailand begins testing a new terminal at the Utapao Airport Pattaya. While the terminal will only serve rare test flights and a full opening is expected in six months.
The terminal is about 20 thousand square meters will replace the current small building, which is not much different from the barn and little suited to serve any significant passenger traffic. Opening of new buildings is expected by February – the delay is due to the works that carry out military (Utapao – a joint military-civilian airport).
It is expected that the airport capacity will more than triple to 3 million passengers a year. Who performs the majority of flights to AirAsia, there are also flights Bangkok Airways, and some charter flights.