Bangkok Airport Information

Suvarnabhumi Airport (IATA: BKK), also known as (New) Bangkok International Airport, is an international airport serving Bangkok, Thailand. It was officially opened for limited domestic flight service on 15 September 2006, and opened for most domestic and all international commercial flights on 28 September.

The airport is located in Racha Thewa in Bang Phli district, Samut Prakan Province, about 25 kilometres (16 mi) east of downtown Bangkok. The name Suvarnabhumi was chosen by King Bhumibol Adulyadej and refers to the golden kingdom hypothesised to have been located somewhere in Southeast Asia.

Here are some of the major Airlines that service Suvarnabhumi Airport:

  • Aeroflot
  • Air France
  • Bangkok Airways
  • Cathay Pacific
  • Drukair
  • Emirates
  • EVA Air
  • Japan Airlines
  • Korean Air
  • Qatar Airways
  • Thai AirAsia
  • Thai Airways International

The above mentioned information is taken from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suvarnabhumi_Airport