A Thai 747-400 at Suwannaphoom Airport

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    OK, so I've spelt it wrong, it's actually spelled Suvarnabhumi.
    Or have I? Suvarnabhumi is pronounced: Suwannaphoom.
    Try asking a Thai taxi driver to take you to Suv-ar-na-boom-ay.

    Facilities
    * 130 passport control checkpoints for arrivals, 72 for departures.
    * 26 customs control checkpoints for arrivals, 8 for departures.
    * 22 baggage conveyor belts.
    * 360 check-in counters. There are 100 additional counters for passengers without luggage.
    * 107 moving walkways.
    * 102 elevators.
    * 83 escalators.

    Capacity
    The airport has 2 parallel runways (60 m. wide, 4,000 m. and 3700 m. long) and 2 parallel taxiways to accommodate simultaneous departures and arrivals. It has a total of 120 parking bays (51 with contact gates and 69 remote gates) and 5 of these are capable of accommodating the Airbus A380 aircraft. With a capacity of handling 76 flight operations per hour, both international and domestic flights will share the airport terminal but will be assigned to different parts of the concourse. In the initial phase of construction, it will be capable of handling 45 million passengers and 3 million tonnes of cargo per year. Between the airport hotel and the terminal building are the two 5-storey car park buildings with a combined capacity of 5,000 cars.

    A single raw hdr.

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    1. jackm2211 83 months ago | reply

      Very nice HDR... I could not do this... What was program you use?

    2. jerrylimlee 82 months ago | reply

      What a shot, very beautiful.

    3. h a n g i n g p i x e l s [deleted] 82 months ago | reply

      love it...beautiful.
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      Seen in your Airports (HDR) set. (?)

    4. Jill .... back in the Philippines 76 months ago | reply

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    5. Satya W 75 months ago | reply

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    6. RuthannOC 73 months ago | reply

      Fantastic shot! I love the perspective created by the 747's fuselage.

    7. Ching520 69 months ago | reply

      Wow~it so big+beautiful.

    8. jphanky08 66 months ago | reply

      Looks H U G E was this a wide angle lens? Great photo!

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      Fantastic shot, Great work and Details, J

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    12. edward.fancher 54 months ago | reply

      this is probably the most beautiful airport in the world! the interiors are spectacular. lots of green space

    13. .Live.Your.Life. 54 months ago | reply

      Golden land B/W
      but the green space is gonna be gone soon!
      :(

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