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Planes allowed 12-hour window for take-off and landings at airports

May 03. 2020
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By The Nation

Aircraft will be allowed to take off and land at airports between 7am and 7pm as part of efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19,

Chula Sukmanop, director-general of the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand, said on Sunday (May 3).

Airports that have reopened for domestic flights are: Phitsanulok, Phrae, Mae Sot in Mae Hong Son province, and Lampang province.

Airports for both domestic and international flights are: Khon Kaen, Nakhon Phanom, Buri Ram, Roi Et, Loei, Sakon Nakhon, Udon Thani, Ubon Ratchathani, Chumphon, Trang, Nakhon Si Thammarat, and Ranong.

The government has eased some lockdown restrictions but has urged people to avoid inter-provincial travell unless there are urgent reasons. The government also extended the ban on incoming International flights until the end of May, except for some special flights allowed by the authorities. Special flights that are allowed include state or military aircraft, emergency landing, technical landing, humanitarian aid, medical and relief flights, repatriation of Thai nationals and cargo aircraft. Thailand also maintains a state of emergency, and night curfew from 10pm to 4am.

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