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The Thai Government Spokesperson, Chai, not too long ago took to social media to query the legitimacy of a ranking launched by Enterprise Financing, a UK writer. The ranking, printed in 2023, listed Suvarnabhumi and Don Mueang Airports as among the many worst in Asia, inserting them on the seventh and tenth positions respectively. The ranking additionally hailed Noi Bai Worldwide Airport in Vietnam because the main airport in Asia, surpassing famend airports like Changi Airport in Singapore and Hong Kong Worldwide Airport.

Chai referred to as into query the validity of this ranking, expressing doubt over whether or not Enterprise Financing is universally recognised throughout the aviation business for its evaluations of aerodrome high quality. He additionally identified that the ranking appeared to focus solely on check-in procedures, failing to account for different vital facets of an airport akin to parking, facilities, safety, and design amongst others.

In a submit on social media, Chai suggested the general public to train discretion and keep away from rapidly leaping to conclusions about Thai aerodromes based mostly on this ranking. He underscored the truth that Singapore Worldwide Airport and Qatar’s Hamad Airport had been listed first and second respectively, but Vietnam’s Noi Bai Worldwide Airport, which was declared the perfect in Asia by Enterprise Financing, didn’t safe a spot within the high 100 listing.

“The ranking listing confirmed that Noi Bai Worldwide Airport, Vietnam, was the perfect airport in Asia, taking on Changi Airport, Singapore, and Hong Kong Worldwide Airport.”

Chai endorsed Skytrax as a dependable aerodrome survey web site, citing its complete ranking system which takes under consideration passenger experiences proper from check-in to departure procedures. He emphasised that Skytrax makes use of data from passengers worldwide, making it a extra credible supply for airport rankings, reported The Pattaya Information.

“Skytrax was a dependable airport survey web site that used data from passengers worldwide within the ranking ranging from check-in to departure procedures,” Chai mentioned.

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