Is an airport located near Udon Thani, also called Udorn Thanee in Udon Thani Province
in the northeast region of Thailand. It is about 560 Km northeast of Bangkok & currently
has domestic flights to Bangkok ( Suvarnabhumi & Don Muang ). From November 2008
onwards, Lao Airline begins two flights weekly to Luang Phrabang, the second largest
city in Laos. In 2006 the airport had 677,411 passenger movements & about 1,558 MT
Domestic Airlines & Destinations.
Thai Air Asia Bangkok - Suvarnabhumi, Phuket
Thai Airways International Bangkok - Suvarnabhumi
Nok Air Bangkok - Don Muang
SGA Airlines Chiang Mai
As well as being a commercial facility, Udon Thani International Airport is also
an active Royal Thai Air Force
( RTAF ) base, the home of Wing 23, 2nd Air Division Air Combat Command.
231 Squadron flies 17 ( out of 18 delivered ) Dassault - Breguet - Dornier Alpha
Jet A airplanes acquired second hand from the German Air Force & delivered in 2001.
231 Squadron previously flew F-5A/RF - 5AF - 5B Freedom Fighter airplanes.