15 March, 2008

Suvarnabhumi Airport Postcard

Suvarnabhumi Airport, also known as (New) Bangkok International Airport, is the international airport serving Bangkok, Thailand. The name Suvarnabhumi was chosen by King Bhumibol Adulyadej and refers to the golden kingdom hypothesized to have been located somewhere in Southeast Asia.

Suvarnabhumi Airport Postcard
(Bought by my sister during her visit to Bangkok)

Designed by Helmut Jahn of Murphy/Jahn Architects, this airport has the world's tallest control tower (132.2 m), and the world's third largest single-building airport terminal (563,000 m²).

SOURCE:
Suvarnabhumi Airport Wikipedia Entry

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