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Koh Phangan airport construction suspended!

Forestry officials state, Koh Phangan airport encroaches on Than Sadet National Park forest! The airport construction project on Koh Phangan by commuter carrier Kan Air has trespassed on Than Sadet National Park, Surat Thani deputy governor Ouaychai Innak said on … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan airport could be open by 2016

Southern private business owner Somphong Sooksanguan who owns Kan Air and part owns VietJet Air and is now planning on spending THB 900 million (US$ 28.1 million) building a brand new airport in Koh Phangan. Tour operators and tourists have … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan airport due in 2014

Getting to Koh Phangan will be a lot easier once the home of the world-renowned full-moon party is directly connected by air for the first time. Construction of the first airport on Thailand’s fifth-largest island is gearing up, with entrepreneur … Continue reading

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Kan Air builds airport on Full Moon Party Island Koh Phangan

Celebrating the Full Moon Party on Koh Phangan Island just got a lot easier: Kan Air will build an airport and launch Bangkok – Koh Phangan flights. Koh Phangan, Thailand’s infamous island famed for the drug fueled Full Moon Parties … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan’s first International Airport has finally landed!

Now it’s Official! Koh Phangan’s first international Airport has finally landed! On December 31st, Koh Phangan locals and international visitors were greeted with open arms as the arrivals gate opened at ‘The Airport’. Everyone knew that eventually there would be … Continue reading

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Local Thai Protest against International Airport on Koh Phangan Island

Since at least 3 years there has been going the rumor around on Koh Phangan Island from time to time that the local authorities of the district office in Suratthani are planning to build an International Airport here on the … Continue reading

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