Narathiwat airport

About 300 Royal Thai Navy sailors are training through mid-March to take over airport security and coastal patrols in southern Thailand. Capt. Wasant Sathornkij opened the month-long training course Feb. 11 at the Air and Coastal Defense Command in Sattahip.
The Civil Aviation Department plans to spend three billion baht to construct and develop six Thailand airports nationwide to link transportation routes with other countries in ASEAN, according to Director-General Voradej Harnprasert.
SONGKHLA, Dec 14 -- Schools in four districts of Songkhla remained closed as teachers in so-called "red zones"--deemed by the authorities as high rsk -- urged the government to step up security measures for teacher protection similar to the measures provided for teachers in the...
NARATHIWAT, July 29 – Insurgents fired at least one grenade and set off several bombs in follow-on incidents in this southern border province Friday, leaving four Thai army soldiers wounded.

Hajj panel facilitating pilgrims

Saturday, 04 June 2011 12:37
BANGKOK, 3 June 2011 – The committee in charge of promoting Hajj affairs in Thailand is working on measures to facilitate this year’s pilgrims, including requesting the government to improve Narathiwat airport to accommodate larger airplanes for pilgrimage.