The range of air travellers applying Suvarnabhumi airport additional than doubled through the Songkran pageant, an formal said.
Airport standard manager Kittipong Kittikachorn stated on Wednesday a total of 585,075 travellers made use of the country’s primary airport from April 9-18, a 119% leap from the Thai New Year period of time past yr.
The official explained an normal of 45,006 travellers for every working day utilised the airport throughout the 10-day period, with a peak of 65,327 recorded on Sunday.
The figures involved inbound and outbound passengers on each area and international flights.
Mr Kittipong explained a total of 5,490 flights landed at Suvarnabhumi for the duration of the time period, a 17% rise from last yr.
Airports of Thailand Plc, the operator of Suvarnabhumi and six other airports, estimated at minimum 1 million people today travelled by air for the duration of the not long ago finished pageant.